Af/Pak & Other News (10/14/2021)

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Oct 14, 2021, 3:12:12 PM10/14/21
An Afghanistan Evac Flight Was Almost Hijacked, Air Force Reveals

Most evacuation flights from Afghanistan this week have been canceled

U.S. to resume Afghanistan evacuation flights before year's end -WSJ

Blast Kills Taliban Commander in Asadabad, Wounds 11

Intensifying Violence Between Taliban, IS-K Heralds New War In Afghanistan

Taliban to Visit Russia as Group Cozy Up to America's Adversaries

Resistance Leader Masud 'Visited Dushanbe' For Afghan Peace Talks But Taliban Didn't Show Up

500 kilos of narcotics from Afghanistan seized in Tajikistan

Pakistan Army holds induction ceremony for VT4 MBT

Sri Lanka drops charges against ex-navy chief over 11 killings

Iranian Persistence

Iraq’s dismal election prompts militias to threaten violence

Clashes intensify in key Yemen province, 140 fighters killed

Turkey expands armed drone sales to Ethiopia and Morocco - sources

Turkish shipyard launches mass production of fast patrol boats for coastal defense

Turkey thwarts attempt to kidnap, smuggle Iranian soldier

Israeli air strike in Syria's Homs province kills four, says monitor

‘A lull not a loss’: Islamic State is rebuilding in Syria, say Kurdish forces

Day-long firefight racks Beirut after Hezbollah demonstration attacked

Beirut clash: Hezbollah a victim of its own ‘resistance’ success - analysis

Israel, US Navies Set Up New Coordination Efforts On Iran: Sources

British jets exercise in Egypt for first time in twenty years

Leader of Islamic State West Africa is dead, Nigeria’s top general says

French forces begin northern Mali drawdown: 'The idea is not to create a vacuum'

Spanish shipyard delivers 4 inshore patrol boats to the Nigerian Navy

Nigeria phone blackout is helping us fight bandits, says top general

S-500 enters service in Moscow region

Helicopters Beware: Russia is Deploying Anti-Helicopter Mines

Soviet Pilot who test flew captured F-5 against MiG-21, MiG-23 explains why the Tiger beat the Fishbed, Flogger in every engagement

UK to launch space missions from Scotland next year

British Challenger 3: The Best Tank in All of Europe?

Chinese military seeks to dominate from space, deploys war-fighting tools into orbit

China military researchers pinpoint AI for hypersonic weapons accuracy

Artillery: Smaller, Lighter, Cheaper, Faster

From A Secret Base in Tajikistan, China's War On Terror Adjusts To A New Reality

‘The Battle at Lake Changjin’ and China’s New View of War

Major Construction Underway At Three Of China's Airbases Closest To Taiwan

Six Takeaways From North Korea’s “Hypersonic Missile” Announcement

Defectors sue N. Korea's Kim Jong Un in Tokyo over repatriations

Royal Australian Navy grounds MH-60Rs after Philippine Sea ditching

Aus Nuke Subs: Extreme Costs to Build, Maintain, Decommission.

U.S. government gave 4 ScanEagles to Philippine Air Force

Spike in UFO Sightings Across the Nation

An FBI sting and Top Secret info tucked into a sandwich: How a Navy veteran allegedly stole classified submarine docs

Ex-Air Force Tech Boss Eviscerates Pentagon For Already Losing The AI Race Against China

‘Absolutely Not True’: Army CIO Answers Claim US Has Already Lost To China In AI

U.S., Allies Seek Ways To Combat Ransomware As Online Attacks Proliferate

Ransomware - The Pirate’s Perspective

Homeland Security secretary warns ‘killware’ is the next big cyber threat

Army Making Progress on Zero-Trust Cybersecurity Framework

F-35s Nearly Collided With F-22s Right After Last Year’s Raptor Crash

Nuclear Sub Mystery Highlights Risk of China-US Miscalculation

Sherpas on their final journey

The American Way of War: Engage, Escalate, Abandon

20 years of fighting terrorism took a heavy toll but has helped prepare for a bigger fight, US special operators say

The active-duty Army is facing a record suicide rate. Leaders have no idea how to fix it

Saab opens Red Hawk production plant in Indiana

Sikorsky In Talks With Three More Nations For CH-53K Sales

Northrop Grumman Eyes Next-Gen SIGINT For Army

Kaman Air Vehicles launches Kargo heavy-lift autonomous UAV

Lockheed Martin to build electronic warfare (EW) for helicopters to defend against anti-ship missiles

Aerospace & Defense Roundup: October 13, 2021

‘Affordable’ hypersonics, small business and sustainment lead DoD tech chief’s priorities

Army Halts Widely-Hyped Multi-Billion Dollar Advanced Augmented Reality Goggle Program

U.S. Army’s New Expeditionary 3D Concrete Printer Can Go Anywhere, Build Anything

The Army Just Tested Its New Ballistic Missiles That Takes Aim At Previously Prohibited Ranges

New Artillery Round Promises Higher Speed, Extended Range

The APC9K: We get hands-on with the Army’s new SMG

The Army Plans To Fire Its Version Of The Navy’s SM-6 Missile From This Launcher

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