Af/Pak & Other News (3/28/2013)

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Who shot Bin Laden? Media feud among Navy SEALs:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/Who_shot_Bin_Laden_Media_feud_among_Navy_SEALs_999.html




Australian troops to be withdrawn from Afghanistan and home for
Christmas:

http://www.news.com.au/national-news/stephen-smith-press-conference/story-fncynjr2-1226606347037



USMC extends K-Max mission in Afghanistan:

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/usmc-extends-k-max-mission-in-afghanistan-384010/



Germany to Deploy NH90s to Afghanistan:

http://www.aviationweek.com/Blogs.aspx?plckBlogId=Blog:27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7&plckPostId=Blog:27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7Post:ecfe4173-3b4d-440e-98b6-17c841922341



After loss, Afghan shadow warrior still wishes to fight Taliban:

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-adv-afghanistan-stonemason-20130328,0,4428857.story



Paying Your Way Out Of Afghanistan:

http://www.strategypage.com/htmw/htlog/articles/20130328.aspx



Game of Drones:

http://www.defense-aerospace.com/articles-view/release/3/143811/how-drones-are-changing-the-game.html



War Cost:

http://nation.time.com/2013/03/28/war-cost/





Syrian rebels attack army checkpoints in south:

http://news.yahoo.com/syrian-rebels-attack-army-checkpoints-south-104656322.html;_ylt=AnO_thf6a38iSPXmLnMi5HO1qHQA;_ylu=X3oDMTQ5cG1xOXFwBG1pdANUb3BTdG9yeSBXb3JsZFNGIE1pZGRsZUVhc3RTU0YEcGtnAzIxM2Q1MGJlLWRjNzctMzJlOC05YzY2LWU2MDVkYzgyNmQwNQRwb3MDMTAEc2VjA3RvcF9zdG9yeQR2ZXIDZjgyNmU5ZjAtOTc5NC0xMWUyLWJlZmEtMjE4OWUzMDExYzBj;_ylg=X3oDMTF1cDZjaTBwBGludGwDdXMEbGFuZwNlbi11cwRwc3RhaWQDBHBzdGNhdAN3b3JsZHxtaWRkbGVlYXN0BHB0A3NlY3Rpb25z;_ylv=3



Syrian officials: 15 killed in mortar attack on Damascus University:

http://www.haaretz.com/news/middle-east/syrian-officials-15-killed-in-mortar-attack-on-damascus-university-1.512264




Chechen commander forms 'Army of Emigrants,' integrates Syrian groups:

http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2013/03/chechen_jihadist_for.php



Video: Syrian Rebel Jury-Rigs A Remote Controlled Rifle:

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2013/03/syria-remote-control/






Egypt: Divers Caught While Cutting Internet Cable:

http://world.time.com/2013/03/28/egypt-divers-caught-while-cutting-internet-cable/





War of words escalates in Tunisia:

http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2013/03/war_of_words_escalat.php





Libya to spend billions on defence:

http://www.thenational.ae/thenationalconversation/industry-insights/aviation/libya-to-spend-billions-on-defence





Fishermen find WWII bomb off Beachy Head:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-surrey-21967344




MI5 undercover spies: People are falsely claiming to be us:

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/03/28/mi5_financial_scam_warning/



Putin Orders Surprise Black Sea Military Exercises:

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20130328/DEFREG01/303280012/Putin-Orders-Surprise-Black-Sea-Military-Exercises?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE






How Mexico’s Drug Cartels Recruit Child Soldiers as Young as 11:

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2013/03/mexico-child-soldiers/



Drug Cartel Mules Are American as Apple Pie, Border Patrol Data Shows:

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2013/03/citizen-smugglers/





US sends nuclear-capable B-2 bombers to S. Korea:

http://news.msn.com/world/us-sends-nuclear-capable-b-2-bombers-to-s-korea



North Korea Photoshopped Its Hovercraft Fleet To Make It Look Less
Terrible and Sad:

http://gizmodo.com/5992609/north-korea-photoshopped-its-hovercraft-fleet-to-make-it-look-less-terrible-and-sad



Korean Roulette:

http://www.strategypage.com/htmw/htmoral/articles/20130328.aspx




Philippine Navy signs contract for three AW109s:

http://alert5.com/2013/03/28/philippine-navy-signs-contract-for-three-aw109s/



U.S. Navy Minesweeper To Be Lifted from Philippine Reef:

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20130328/DEFREG02/303280013/U-S-Navy-Minesweeper-Lifted-from-Philippine-Reef?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE





VIDEO: F/A-18s, Su-30s, an A380, and a big bang at LIMA:

http://www.flightglobal.com/blogs/the-dewline/2013/03/video-fa-18s-su-30s-an-a380-an.html





Army eBook Targets Apple Users:

http://defensetech.org/2013/03/27/army-ebook-targets-apple-users-2/



Classified MMOGs Go To War:

http://www.strategypage.com/htmw/htlead/articles/20130328.aspx



'Biggest cyberattack in history' turns out to be overblown:

http://www.bayoubuzz.com/component/k2/item/380156-biggest-cyberattack-in-history-turns-out-to-be-overblown



Northrop Grumman AN/TPS-80 G/ATOR Radar System Demonstrates Ballistic
Missile Defense Capability:

http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/Northrop_Grumman_ANTPS_80_GATOR_Radar_System_Demonstrates_Ballistic_Missile_Defense_Capability_999.html



U.S. Missile Defense Opens Door To New Kill Vehicles:

http://www.aviationweek.com/Article.aspx?id=/article-xml/AW_03_25_2013_p28-560960.xml



American Arrested in Spy Case Unlikely Suspect, Friends:

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20130327/DEFREG02/303270024/American-Arrested-Spy-Case-Unlikely-Suspect-Friends-Say?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE



Former USN chief suggests DoD should cancel F-35A in favour of C-
model:

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/former-usn-chief-suggests-dod-should-cancel-f-35a-in-favour-of-c-model-383969/



FBI attempts to explain UFO memo in vault:

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/sideshow/fbi-ufo-memo-guy-hottel-151647542.html







Andrew Swallow

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Mar 28, 2013, 1:15:20 PM3/28/13
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On 28/03/2013 16:32, dump...@hotmail.com wrote:
> Egypt: Divers Caught While Cutting Internet Cable:
>
> http://world.time.com/2013/03/28/egypt-divers-caught-while-cutting-internet-cable/

I wonder what the motive of the 3 men is? The standard left wing
malicious makers of poverty? Religious zealots blocking pictures of
naked women?

Andrew Swallow

dott.Piergiorgio

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Mar 28, 2013, 1:28:42 PM3/28/13
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Both those news together that the huge stalemate in Rome ought to be
solved ASAP and with an efficient solution.

Best regards from Italy,
dott. Piergiorgio.


Ian B MacLure

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Mar 29, 2013, 1:22:52 AM3/29/13
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Andrew Swallow <am.sw...@btinternet.com> wrote in
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Or Paleosimians trying to steal cable...

Bill

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Mar 30, 2013, 2:06:55 PM3/30/13
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Saudi News is reporting that they're fishermen, so probably just
pinching metal.
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