Af/Pak & Other News (8/5/2012)

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Infighting kills 3 Taliban commanders in northern Afghanistan:

http://www.longwarjournal.org/threat-matrix/archives/2012/08/infighting_kills_three_taliban.php



Afghan museum regains looted treasures:

http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/world/afghan-museum-regains-looted-treasures/story-e6frfkui-1226443519029



Pakistan accuses Afghanistan of backing Taliban enemy:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/pakistan/Pakistan-accuses-Afghanistan-of-backing-Taliban-enemy/articleshow/15364744.cms



The Afghanistan Collection:

http://bookstore.gpo.gov/collections/warinafghanistan.jsp



Al Qaeda emir for Kunar, deputy, and facilitator killed in airstrikes:

http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2012/08/al_qaeda_emir_for_ku.php




Indian Air Force identifies flaw in Su-30′s FBW:

http://alert5.com/2012/08/05/indian-air-force-identifies-flaw-in-su-30s-fbw/



Iran's new space center boosts rocket plan:

http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/Irans_new_space_center_boosts_rocket_plan_999.html



Suicide bomber kills 45 in south Yemen city:

http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/08/05/yemen-bomb-idINDEE87403K20120805



Kurd rebels storm Turkey border post, 22 killed:

http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-East/2012/Aug-05/183471-kurd-rebels-storm-turkey-border-post-22-killed.ashx#axzz22hQHdaNj



Syria's first astronaut defects to Turkey:

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_world/view/1218179/1/.html



Syria warplanes pound Aleppo as ground assault looms:

http://news.yahoo.com/syria-army-claims-damascus-retaken-aleppo-pounded-030033050.html?_esi=1



Dozens of rockets, mortar shells explode near Gaza, southern Israel:

http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/dozens-of-rockets-mortar-shells-explode-near-gaza-southern-israel-1.456143




UN: UAVs Involved in Incidents, Accidents in Somalia:

http://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/ain-defense-perspective/2012-08-03/un-uavs-involved-incidents-accidents-somalia



Taiwan receives two US-built minehunters:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/Taiwan_receives_two_US-built_minehunters_999.html



Photo: Starboard view of new Y-8 variant:

http://alert5.com/2012/08/05/photo-starboard-view-of-new-y-8-variant/



Payback Against China:

http://www.strategypage.com/htmw/htiw/articles/20120805.aspx



America’s MiG Air Force:

http://www.offiziere.ch/?p=8911



The Human Aspect of Unmanned Surface Vehicles:

http://defense-update.com/20120805_human_aspects_of_usv.html



The 'lone wolf' terrorist:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/The_lone_wolf_terrorist_999.html



Power Supply A Consistent Challenge As Troops Use More Gadgets:

http://www.nationaldefensemagazine.org/archive/2012/August/Pages/PowerSupplyAConsistentChallengeAsTroopsUseMoreGadgets.aspx



U.S. Army MQ-1s collided on runway:

http://alert5.com/2012/08/05/u-s-army-mq-1s-collided-on-runway/




SolomonW

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Aug 6, 2012, 4:41:32 AM8/6/12
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On Sun, 5 Aug 2012 13:04:47 -0700 (PDT), dump...@hotmail.com wrote:

> The 'lone wolf' terrorist:
>
> http://www.spacewar.com/reports/The_lone_wolf_terrorist_999.html

Well his example of "A Facebook page praising the killings was promptly
created and by the time it was closed down with the involvement of the
French government, 500 Facebook users had joined it. " is after the event,
too late.


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