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'Full Victory — Nothing Else': Iconic D-Day Images for Its 70th Anniversary
Friday marks the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion where 160,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of a German-occupied Normandy, France.
ISIS Reportedly Has Fighter Pilots Flying MiGs Over Syria
ISIS has reportedly taken to the air in captured Syrian Air Force fighter jets over Al-Jarrah Airport just outside Aleppo and ex-Iraqi Air Force fighter pilots are said to be at the controls. Not only have these pilots christened ISIS's entry into the air combat arena, but these Iraqi turned ISIS jet jocks are said to be in the process of training new pilots for the Islamic State.
Russia Just Test-Fired An Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
Good news everyone! Remember how everyone was pissed at Russia, mostly for invading Ukraine, but also for a lot of other reasons? Russia just told everyone to BACK. OFF. in the most wonderfully diplomatic way possible – by test-firing an intercontinental ballistic missile.
Russia plans long-range bomber flights near U.S. shores - CNN
Russia plans to send long-range bombers to patrol the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean, a move tied to Ukraine tensions, the nation's defense minister said.
Video: Russian attack helicopters entering Ukraine
This is pretty damn scary but, according to local media, this video allegedly shows about ten Russian attack Mi- 24 Hind helicopters entering Ukrainian air space through Crimea, the autonomous Ukrainian republic where 58.5-percent of the population are ethnic Russians.
Whispers about Russia's so-called 'satellite killer' grow louder
Washington (UPI) Nov 18, 2014 - Earlier this year, Russia rocketed several satellites into space. They also deposited what was at the time believed to be a piece of space junk. With no declared orbit, the object was tracked by most of the world's space agencies, as well as amateur astronomers. Now, whispers are growing the so-called junk might actually be a satellite killer.
Russia to Conduct Observation Flights Over Canada and US
Moscow (RIA Novosti) Oct 15, 2014 - A team of Russian aviation inspectors will conduct observation flights over Canada and the United States under the Treaty on Open Skies, the head of the Russian National Center for Reducing Nuclear
Ukraine says 100,000 Russian troops near border
Washington (AFP) March 27, 2014 - Nearly 100,000 Russian forces have massed on Ukraine's border, a top Ukrainian defense official told an American audience Thursday, giving a number far higher than US military estimates.
Why Turkey Shot A Syrian Air Force MiG-23 Out Of The Sky
Turkey has warned Syria many times about incursions by Syrian aircraft into their airspace. This weekend, they once again made good on those warnings via downing one of Syria's geriatric MiG-23s. What's going on here?
Obama and Xi discuss Ukraine
The Hague (AFP) March 24, 2014 - President Barack Obama said Monday that the United States and China can help ensure respect for the sovereignty of nations as he held talks on Ukraine with Chinese President Xi Jinping.