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Analysis Video Report: Will Russia and China try to become a NATO of the East?

China and Russia are hailing what they say is a new era of strong co-operation – its symbol: the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit taking place in Beijing. The one-time cold-war rivals, have pledged to strengthen their cooperation on foreign … Continue reading

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Afghan Military will Receive $4B a Year in Foreign Aid

The West will subsidize Afghan security forces by more than $4 billion a year after U.S.-led troops leave in 2014, President Hamid Karzai said Thursday, implicitly accepting a cut in the planned size of his military. Western officials told AFP … Continue reading

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VIDEO REPORT: China’s ALL NEW Helo-Gunship

Less than a month following reports that Pakistan allowed China to view the remains of the top-secret stealth helicopter that SEAL Team 6 left behind at the bin Laden compound, China has begun combat testing of its first home-made helicopter … Continue reading

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Russia helped Iran down U.S. Drone

(RUSSIA) Stephen Trimble from Flight Global reports Russia delivered the Avtobaza ground-based electronic intelligence and jamming system (see left) to Iran just four months ago. While most weapons deliveries to Iran are blocked, a jamming system like the Avtobaza is allowed … Continue reading

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America’s Gen X|Y Forget What it Was Like Here in 1974

Is America in “decline”? Technically, the answer is yes — but it doesn’t matter. This may seem a puzzling assertion at a time when China’s economy is booming, its military power growing, and India and other nations are rising fast while the United … Continue reading

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Gates Blasts NATO, Questions Future of Alliance

BRUSSELS — America’s military alliance with Europe — the cornerstone of U.S. security policy for six decades — faces a “dim, if not dismal” future, U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Friday in a blunt valedictory address. In his final … Continue reading

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