Af/Pak & Libya News (11/1/2011)

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Afghan MPs from Kandahar against speedy transition:

http://news.yahoo.com/afghan-mps-kandahar-against-speedy-transition-081350397.html;_ylt=AsFaxEb0ffUGJASx4ynbI0kBxg8F;_ylu=X3oDMTQzcHQ3OGhmBG1pdANUb3BTdG9yeSBXb3JsZFNGIEFzaWFTU0YEcGtnAzNjYWQ1YWMwLTQ0N2QtMzdjNi1iMjFmLWZkODU3Nzk2Y2U3NQRwb3MDMTQEc2VjA3RvcF9zdG9yeQR2ZXIDZjljYTJkYzAtMDQ3Zi0xMWUxLWJmZmYtYmUzYTI3YzA3YjVh;_ylg=X3oDMTFvODAybTAwBGludGwDdXMEbGFuZwNlbi11cwRwc3RhaWQDBHBzdGNhdAN3b3JsZHxhc2lhBHB0A3NlY3Rpb25z;_ylv=3



With Pakistan watching, India firming up big plans on Afghanistan:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/With-Pakistan-watching-India-firming-up-big-plans-on-Afghanistan/articleshow/10570722.cms



New signs of Syria-Pakistan nuke tie:

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5j0bcc4Xb89OXZMTWDmFScN1GBTXQ?docId=0c57160d8775447ea1f6e2ff0d4110f1



Dealing Direct:

http://www.strategypage.com/qnd/afghan/articles/20111101.aspx





US probe says border attack was not Pakistani plot:

http://www.defencetalk.com/us-probe-says-border-attack-was-not-pakistani-plot-38043/




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Libya news:



Kadhafi wanted Libya death, not ICC trial: ex-aide:

http://news.yahoo.com/kadhafi-wanted-libya-death-not-icc-trial-ex-191222998.html;_ylt=AiAAzy3m6IhXfiSDZlWxxJgLewgF;_ylu=X3oDMTQ5ZDM1YmtuBG1pdANUb3BTdG9yeSBXb3JsZFNGIE1pZGRsZUVhc3RTU0YEcGtnAzY4MTE4MTQzLTU0YjQtM2I3My04YjM2LTAwZjk1NzA0OTBkZQRwb3MDMTYEc2VjA3RvcF9zdG9yeQR2ZXIDYzQ2ODI2MjAtMDNmYi0xMWUxLWI2M2UtZjc2Zjk0M2U5NjM1;_ylg=X3oDMTF2Y3Y5NDF0BGludGwDdXMEbGFuZwNlbi11cwRwc3RhaWQDBHBzdGNhdAN3b3JsZHxtaWRkbGUgZWFzdARwdANzZWN0aW9ucw--;_ylv=3



Libya War Turns Out Not To Be So ‘Endless’:

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2011/10/libya-war-ends/



Nato operations in Libya: data journalism breaks down which country
does what:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/datablog/2011/may/22/nato-libya-data-journalism-operations-country



Libya Elects New Leader as NATO Chief Visits:

http://www.defensenews.com/story.php?i=8104129&c=MID&s=TOP



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And, in other news:



Inside Syria: Dissidents tell stories of 'unbelievable abuse' against
protesters:

http://rockcenter.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/10/31/8562167-inside-syria-dissidents-tell-stories-of-unbelievable-abuse-against-protesters



Israel gets ready to unveil David's Sling:

http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/Israel_gets_ready_to_unveil_Davids_Sling_999.html



Yemeni jets destroyed in air base attack:

http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=20662:yemeni-jets-destroyed-in-air-base-attack&catid=3:Civil%20Security&Itemid=113



Iraq Declines Military Training From Turkey, Iran:

http://www.defensenews.com/story.php?i=8115382&c=MID&s=TOP




Report: Israel improving nuclear abilities:

http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4141933,00.html



Cyber spy campaign targets chemical industry: Symantec:

http://www.defencetalk.com/cyber-spy-campaign-targets-chemical-industry-symantec-38035/



Tunisia issues warrant for Arafat's widow:

http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=20647:tunisia-issues-warrant-for-arafats-widow&catid=3:Civil%20Security&Itemid=113




Marine Corps Continues To Support Ospreys:

http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/generic/story.jsp?id=news/asd/2011/10/31/02.xml&headline=MarineCorpsContinuesToSupportOspreys&channel=defense



FBI releases surveillance videos from 2010 Russian sleeper spy case:

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/envoy/fbi-releases-surveillance-videos-2010-russian-sleeper-spy-211342132.html;_ylt=Ak4H7SdPj1T.fuMI2ds.eytvaA8F;_ylu=X3oDMTRhM2h2dWZsBGNjb2RlA3ZzaGFyZWFnMgRtaXQDVG9wU3RvcnkgV29ybGRTRgRwa2cDMWFlZDg3MDAtNmM2My0zMzAyLTg1NzAtNDQ3ZjE4MWY5YWUwBHBvcwM2BHNlYwN0b3Bfc3RvcnkEdmVyAzk3ZWFkZjMwLTA0ODEtMTFlMS1iM2JkLTZlYTZiMjk1MDU0Nw--;_ylg=X3oDMTFqOTI2ZDZmBGludGwDdXMEbGFuZwNlbi11cwRwc3RhaWQDBHBzdGNhdAN3b3JsZARwdANzZWN0aW9ucw--;_ylv=3



Russia’s new AWACS plane enters service:

http://www.defencetalk.com/russia-s-new-awacs-plane-enters-service-38051/



JMR Tech Demo -- the Concepts:

http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/blogs/defense/index.jsp?plckController=Blog&plckBlogPage=BlogViewPost&newspaperUserId=27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7&plckPostId=Blog%3a27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7Post%3a4c4d6351-fc15-4548-a9c6-510984945d9f&plckScript=blogScript&plckElementId=blogDest



U.S. Must Close Air Base: Kyrgyz President-Elect:

http://www.defensenews.com/story.php?i=8115359&c=ASI&s=AIR



UK Cops Using Fake Mobile Phone Tower to Intercept Calls, Shut Off
Phones:

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/10/datong-surveillance/



Army Goes Small, Mobile:

http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/blogs/defense/index.jsp?plckController=Blog&plckBlogPage=BlogViewPost&newspaperUserId=27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7&plckPostId=Blog%3a27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7Post%3a0f0ab5c2-5e73-4de9-83c9-3d8892cd0af1&plckScript=blogScript&plckElementId=blogDest




Missing Submarine K XVI Found After 70 Years:

http://www.defencetalk.com/missing-submarine-k-xvi-found-after-70-years-38040/




Caffeinated beef jerky tested for military MREs:

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/envoy/caffeinated-beef-jerky-tested-military-mres-180759131.html;_ylt=AhGNyfkdiFwED4nRPCc09RVvaA8F;_ylu=X3oDMTRhZWNxdWo2BGNjb2RlA3ZzaGFyZWFnMgRtaXQDVG9wU3RvcnkgV29ybGRTRgRwa2cDMzk1NGI3ZDAtYzdjOS0zMDI3LWIzYmYtNWQ5MzQwYTBjNjRlBHBvcwM3BHNlYwN0b3Bfc3RvcnkEdmVyAzRmZTIwZmQwLTAzZmQtMTFlMS1iZjlkLTcwOGM5YWUzYzJhNA--;_ylg=X3oDMTFqOTI2ZDZmBGludGwDdXMEbGFuZwNlbi11cwRwc3RhaWQDBHBzdGNhdAN3b3JsZARwdANzZWN0aW9ucw--;_ylv=3




Plucky Little Belgium:

http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/blogs/defense/index.jsp?plckController=Blog&plckBlogPage=BlogViewPost&newspaperUserId=27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7&plckPostId=Blog%3a27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7Post%3a9a86ecc7-f3d9-4ff5-8167-ba8b723757d7&plckScript=blogScript&plckElementId=blogDest



India seeks more C-130Js:

http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=20682:india-seeks-more-c-130js&catid=35:Aerospace&Itemid=107



What’s Choking U.S. Troops? Feds Have No Idea:

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2011/10/burn-pit-study/



French nuke biz slapped in mystery cyberattack:

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/11/01/french_nuke_firm_mystery/



Planning? Don't. Strategy? It Would Be Good To Have One:

http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/blogs/defense/index.jsp?plckController=Blog&plckBlogPage=BlogViewPost&newspaperUserId=27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7&plckPostId=Blog%3a27ec4a53-dcc8-42d0-bd3a-01329aef79a7Post%3a07dad50c-0e9e-4682-87b3-c614c4ab2424&plckScript=blogScript&plckElementId=blogDest



Monday F-35 Update.:

http://defensetech.org/2011/10/31/monday-f-35-update/

SolomonW

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Nov 2, 2011, 6:32:23 AM11/2/11
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On Tue, 1 Nov 2011 11:50:59 -0700 (PDT), dump...@hotmail.com wrote:

> Israel gets ready to unveil David's Sling:
>
> http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/Israel_gets_ready_to_unveil_Davids_Sling_999.html

Except Iron Dome cannot handle short-range missiles.

Grantland

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Nov 2, 2011, 1:03:40 PM11/2/11
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Osprey sucks. Uncontrollable roll or interlinkage complexity. If you need a high-speed helo you need an asymmetrical wing on the stall-side and a tilt-rotor tail. Feather the retreating blade.

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Grantland

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Nov 2, 2011, 1:27:39 PM11/2/11
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Supersonic advancing blade? Why, you slow the rotor, honeychile. You slow the rotor.

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