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US could station nuclear weapons in UK for first time in 15 years amid Russian threat?

Forces.net The US is planning to station nuclear weapons in the UK for the first time in 15 years amid a growing threat from Russia, according to a report. RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk would be home to warheads with three times the power of the Hiroshima bomb, the Telegraph reported. The US previously placed nuclear missiles […]

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Kyrylo Budanov: the Ukrainian military spy chief who ‘likes the darkness’

Excerpts from Financial Times Budanov knows this will be a trying year for Ukraine “To say that everything is fine is not true,” Budanov said when asked about Ukraine’s much-vaunted counteroffensive last year failing to achieve its objectives. “To say that there is a catastrophe is also not true.” Ukraine will still manage to keep […]

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Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant- IAEA Update

Yesterday, I read one heck of a twisted narrative regarding this most recent inspection- Preferring to cut to the chase and go to original source here’s the latest on the most recent inspection– IAEA On Friday last week, the ZNPP had not given permission for the IAEA Support and Assistance Mission to the ZNPP (ISAMZ) team […]

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Poland Finds No Russian Rocket Parts After Claimed Airspace Breach

Jerusalem Post Pretty straightforward reporting- Search completed. Nothing found. Nearly 500 soldiers of the Territorial Defense Force took part in the search near the city of Zamosc in southeastern Poland. Poland ended a ground search on Saturday after finding no parts of a suspected Russian rocket which it said had violated the country’s airspace on […]

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Iran and Russia finalize deal to trade in local currencies

AA Iran and Russia have finalized an agreement under which they will trade in their local currencies instead of the US dollar, Iran’s state-run news agency IRNA reported Wednesday.  “The establishment of new financial and banking platforms has opened a ‘new chapter’ in banking relations between Iran and Russia, with the two countries agreeing to […]

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Final tranche of US military aid for Ukraine, released. Attack on Russian ship significant?

https://www.france24.com/en/americas/20231227-us-releases-final-tranche-of-authorised-military-aid-for-ukraine The US government on Wednesday announced what it said was the last remaining package of weapons available for Ukraine under existing authorization, with Congress now needing to decide whether to keep supporting Kyiv’s battle against Russian invasion. The year’s final package” includes air-defense and artillery munitions, the State Department said in a statement. It […]

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Hopes of Victory Fading In Ukraine’s War Against Russia- 2024 Looking Hopeless

Perhaps more hopium is needed? CNBC Aid and politics Another year of war in Europe has undoubtedly drained Western military resources and the political appetite to maintain massive amounts of military aid for Ukraine. Ongoing funding for Ukraine is far from secure in 2024 given the fact that the U.S. presidential election could herald a […]

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Russia Seized Maryinka- Kiev denies

From all my reading it appears Russia has taken Maryinka Russia on Monday said its forces now fully controlled the town of Maryinka in eastern Ukraine, which President Vladimir Putin hailed as a “success” that would mean less shelling on the nearby Russian-held city of Donetsk. Our assault units have today completely liberated the settlement […]

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Interview: Gaza and Ukraine Endgame

Gaza & Ukraine Endgame – John Mearsheimer, Alexander Mercouris & Glenn Diesen As always share some thoughts!!

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Ukraine: Decline and Collapse Due to Ending Military Aid?

That’s the premise presented in this article. Though it could be said despite all the military aid, Ukraine’s military ability and capabilities have been in decline for quite some time now. Too many dead and injured fighters have contributed to, or exacerbated the inevitable decline. Too much corruption and black market weapons sales may have […]

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