Af/Pak & Other News (6/20/2012)

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Pakistan nabs French man with reported 9/11 links:

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/06/19/2856836/pakistani-court-rules-pm-disqualified.html



Three US troops, at least 18 Afghans, killed in suicide blast:

http://worldnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/20/12317699-three-us-troops-at-least-18-afghans-killed-in-suicide-blast?lite



UAS Operators Save Lives In Combat:

http://www.defencetalk.com/uas-operators-save-lives-in-combat-43267/





ISAF kills IMU, al Qaeda-linked Taliban commanders in airstrikes:

http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2012/06/isaf_kills_imu_al_qa.php




India planning to develop its own AWAC system to boost air defence
capabilities:

http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2012-06-19/news/32317930_1_phalcon-awacs-aew-c-airborne-warning



Israel, US collaborated in creation of 'Flame' virus to slow Iran's
nuke efforts, report says:

http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2012/06/19/israel-us-collaborated-in-creation-flame-virus-to-slow-iran-nuke-efforts-report/



Yemen foils 'plot against embassies' in Sanaa:

http://www.france24.com/en/20120620-yemen-foils-plot-against-embassies-sanaa



Somalia: EU Wants To Pressure Pirates’ ‘Business Model’:

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20120619/DEFREG04/306190002/Somalia-EU-Wants-Pressure-Pirates-8217-8216-Business-Model-8217-?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE



Three Russian ships headed for Syria, US says:

http://worldnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/19/12303974-three-russian-ships-headed-for-syria-us-says?lite



Syrian rebels storm barracks, army shells towns:

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/20/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE85D0IS20120620



Officials: Egypt's Mubarak on life support after stroke:

http://content.usatoday.com/communities/ondeadline/post/2012/06/reports-mubarak-declared-clinically-dead-after-stroke/1#.T-D-K5ivONY



Dozens killed in Nigeria religious riots:

http://worldnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/19/12294892-dozens-killed-in-nigeria-religious-riots?lite



Russia Sentences Men for Sharing Bulava Secrets: Official:

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20120620/DEFREG03/306200003/Russia-Sentences-Men-Sharing-Bulava-Secrets-Official?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE



French, German UAV Programs Progress:

http://www.aviationweek.com/Article.aspx?id=/article-xml/AW_06_18_2012_p40-467399.xml



Germany starts to clamp down on Salafists:

http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2012/06/germany_starts_to_cl.php



Man claiming to be al-Qaida member takes hostages in French bank:

http://worldnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/20/12314153-man-claiming-to-be-al-qaida-member-takes-hostages-in-french-bank?lite



Upgraded A-1 Fighter Flies for the First Time in São Paulo:

http://www.defense-aerospace.com/articles-view/release/3/136141/embraer-flies-first-upgraded-a_1m-fighter.html




Philippines to buy TA-50 light attack aircraft from S. Korea: report:

http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/national/2012/06/20/25/0301000000AEN20120620002500315F.HTML



House Committee Approves Sweeping, Warrantless Electronic Spy Powers:

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2012/06/judiciary-approves-fisa-act/



In exercise, AF ‘strikes targets at sea’:

http://www.dodbuzz.com/2012/06/20/in-exercise-af-strikes-targets-at-sea/



Air show pilot turns human cruise missile target:

http://alert5.com/2012/06/20/air-show-pilot-turns-human-cruise-missile-target/



Air Force spy planes facing postwar cut:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/Air_Force_spy_planes_facing_postwar_cut_999.html




Lockheed Upgrades Joint ISR System With Free Open-Source Software:

http://defense.aol.com/2012/06/20/lockheed-upgrades-joint-isr-system-with-free-open-source-softwar/




Essex CO fired, command issues cited:

http://www.navytimes.com/news/2012/06/navy-essex-co-litchfield-fired-061912w




Pic of the Day: Digital Super Hornet:

http://defensetech.org/2012/06/19/pic-of-the-day-digital-super-hornet/




Washington’s 5 Worst Arguments for Keeping Secrets From You:

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2012/06/government-secrecy/




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