Af/Pak & Other News (7/27/2021)

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Jul 27, 2021, 1:08:55 PM7/27/21
Mapping the advance of the Taliban in Afghanistan

Yi says China, Pak to launch offensive in Afghanistan to drive out terrorists

Spec Ops Vets on why we must save Afghan Interpreters

EXPLAINER: US, NATO pledge billions to back Afghan forces

Why a Taliban victory may not be everything Pakistan wished for

India: How Tribes Survive

Iran Protests Spread to Tehran, Which Sees Biggest Anti-Government March in 18 Months

Secret Iran hacking plans against West revealed - report

Iran says armed Mossad cell arrested over plot to provoke clashes at protests

Biden to end U.S. combat mission in Iraq by end of 2021

The weird story of the USAF F-117A that flew close to the left wingtip of an Iraqi Airways Boeing 747 during Operation Desert Shield (and a quick look at pre-Desert Storm Intelligence gathering)

The Growing Military Cooperation Between Turkey And Azerbaijan

Russia, China Offer Support to Syria Amid Biden Moves in Afghanistan, Iraq

Rafael shows Flanker carrying out maritime strike with SPICE 250

Lockheed Martin, Rafael Advanced Defense Systems to make new laser weapon

Libyan Capital Sees Resurgence of Violence as International Pressure to Expel Foreign Forces Mounts Ahead of Elections

Led by U.S. Navy, Exercise Cutlass Express 2021 begins in Africa

Hundreds of civilians killed in attack in Ethiopia's Somali region, local government says

Ukraine holds military drills with US, Poland, Lithuania

Ukrainian president fires head of the armed forces, citing disputes

Turkey delivers first armed drone to Ukrainian Navy, much to Russia’s ire

Russia’s New Checkmate Stealth Fighter: A Mini F-35?

Russia's new stealth fighter has the same big problem as its first stealth fighter

Russia’s New Checkmate Su-75 Stealth Fighter Has Another Trick Up Its Sleeve

Russian Orion-E attack Drone Could Launch Vikhr Guided Missiles

Russia Holds Military Drills Off Japan’s Mainland During Tokyo Olympics

Russia’s Belgorod nuclear-powered sub completes the 1st sea trials

Russia to float out the Project 885M nuclear-powered submarine

Russia is producing two new Doomsday planes, says government news agency

Two-seat Variant of Su-57 to be Built to Control Okhotnik Drones: Report

Final voyage for Soviet’s first nuclear sub will be via the inner waterways

A top-secret, abandoned Soviet submarine base that was hidden from the public for decades is now a museum. Take a look inside.

Lithuanian Court Sends Politician To Six Years In Prison For Spying For Russia

Russian Encroachment In Eastern Europe Drove Poland’s Purchase Of Abrams Tank

Bundeswehr to Repurpose Polaris’ Aurora Space Plane for Reconnaissance Missions

French Air Force and Navy Rafales getting Scorpion HMS

Cuban embassy in Paris attacked with gasoline bombs, foreign minister says

E-3 retiring this year, replacement not ready until 2023

The British Army’s Greek Tragedy

What is the status of the British F-35 fleet?

A secret collision between British and Soviet submarines could've turned out much worse

Royal Navy quietly retires Type 23 frigate HMS Monmouth

F-35B fitted with Meteor missile ‘middle of this decade’

Haiti arrests security coordinator for assassinated President Moïse

Leaked documents reveal death threats and roadblocks in Haiti assassination investigation

China’s ‘Salami-Slicing’ Tactics Continue in Ladakh’s Demchok: Experts Weigh In

China Developing Unique Laser Gun for Faster Hypersonic Missiles and Planes

With second missile field, China signals ‘largest expansion of nuclear force ever’: NYT report

China tells WHO to check US Army lab for COVID-19 origins

Chinese Navy Using Commercial Car Ferries to Launch Amphibious Landing Craft

Thousands Of Ships, Millions Of Troops: China Is Assembling a Huge Fleet For War With Taiwan

‘We Will Not Flinch’: Austin Promises US Will Continue to Bolster Taiwan’s Self-Defense

British aircraft carrier ignores Chinese warnings and enters South China Sea

North and South Korea have restored direct communication hotlines that were abruptly severed over a year ago

Mitsubishi launches 2 coast guard vessels for Philippines

Harvard Scientists Kick Off UAP Survey Program

AI That Bested Air Force Pilot In “Digital Dogfights” Headed For L-39 Jet Trainer

Malware developers turn to 'exotic' programming languages to thwart researchers

‘It Failed Miserably’: After Wargaming Loss, Joint Chiefs Are Overhauling How the US Military Will Fight

Why the U.S. Military Might Not Win a War Against China Easily (if at All)

New Report Calls for Allied Monitoring of Chinese in Pacific as Part of ‘Deterrence by Detection’ Plan

Attacks on critical infrastructure are dangerous. Soon they could turn deadly, warn analysts

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency opens new lab for unclassified collaboration

Air Force Tweet Showing F-35As Protected By Lightning Rods Asks "Which Lightning Strikes Harder?"

Fatal Distractions

Does America Like Losing Wars?

Lockheed Loses $225M on Secret Project, Lowers F-35 Production Forecast

GE made an earthworm robot

Aerospace & Defense Roundup: July 26

Blue Origin has a secret project named “Jarvis” to compete with SpaceX

Bezos says he is now willing to invest in a Moon lander—here’s why

MC-145B Wily Coyote Special Ops Planes Will Be Able To Launch Stealth Cruise Missiles

Jet-Powered Coyote Drone Defeats Swarm In Army Tests

Marine F-35Cs in this squadron are ready for combat in another fighter jet first

Let’s Explore The HC-130J Combat King II With This Amazing Walkaround Tour

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