Af/Pak & Other News (8/14/2012)

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ISAF captures 'senior IMU leader' in Kunduz:

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



Afghan suicide bombers kill 28 people, wound more than 70:

http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/08/14/afghanistan-nimroz-suicide-bombing-idINDEE87D0AM20120814



Afghanistan-Pakistan border fighting erupts in Kunar:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19254623




Omani jihadist participated in Haqqani Network raid on FOB Salerno:

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




Division West Soldiers test new technology to defeat IEDs:

http://www.defencetalk.com/division-west-soldiers-test-new-technology-to-defeat-ieds-44202/



Marines take lead on unmanned cargo:

http://defensetech.org/2012/08/14/marines-take-lead-on-unmanned-cargo/





Iran Says Foreign Help for Quake Area Now Welcome:

http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/iran-villages-rubble-quake-death-toll-rises-16996037




Yemeni Troops Attack Defense Ministry, Witnesses Say:

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20120814/DEFREG04/308140002/Yemeni-Troops-Attack-Defense-Ministry-Witnesses-Say?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE



Libyan fighters join Syrian revolt, Irish-born militant says:

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/48658065/ns/world_news-mideast_n_africa/



Syrian premier who defected says Assad regime near collapse, urges
others to join rebels:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/lebanons-hezbollah-denies-1-of-its-members-is-among-those-captured-by-syrian-rebels/2012/08/14/626f4478-e5df-11e1-9739-eef99c5fb285_story.html




Chinese Warships Dock in Israel:

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20120813/DEFREG03/308130006/Chinese-Warships-Dock-Israel?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE




Modjadji pressure hull undamaged:

http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=27228:modjadji-pressure-hull-undamaged&catid=51:Sea&Itemid=106



Rescuers find two bodies in Ugandan copter wreck:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-uganda-helicoptersbre87d0dw-20120814,0,2077671.story




Germany orders more RBS15 Mk3:

http://alert5.com/2012/08/14/germany-orders-more-rbs15-mk3/




Russian, Chinese and US Arctic Maritime Plans–and an Odd Coincidence:

http://www.cdfai.org/the3dsblog/?p=1342



Canadian CH-124 dropped five exercise torpedoes in one day:

http://alert5.com/2012/08/14/canadian-ch-124-dropped-five-exercise-torpedoes-in-one-day/



Report: Navy SEALs to Hunt Cartel Kingpin Like Bin Laden:

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2012/08/el-chapo/



Settlement reached in Haney F-22 crash lawsuit:

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/settlement-reached-in-haney-f-22-crash-lawsuit-375445/



Network sniffing algorithm could have fingered 9/11 suspects:

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/08/13/swiss_network_trace_algorithm/



FAA Documents Raise Questions About Safety of Drones in U.S. Airspace:

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2012/08/faa-documents-raise-questions-about-safety-of-drones-in-u-s-airspace/



Autonomous robotic plane flies indoors:

http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/Autonomous_robotic_plane_flies_indoors_999.html



AntiLeaks boss: We'll keep pummeling WikiLeaks and Assange:

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/08/13/antileaks_wikileaks_attack_response/



Researchers Seek Help Cracking Gauss Mystery Payload:

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2012/08/gauss-mystery-payload/



New substances 15,000 times more effective in destroying chemical
warfare agents:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/New_substances_15000_times_more_effective_in_destroying_chemical_warfare_agents_999.html



Wesley Clark Goes From 4-Star General to Reality TV Punchline:

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2012/08/wes-clark/



Holder sued over botched US-Mexico arms operation:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/Holder_sued_over_botched_US-Mexico_arms_operation_999.html



Sub commander relieved of duty after woman alleges he faked death to
end affair:

http://www.theday.com/article/20120812/NWS09/120819922/1047/NWS




Andrew Swallow

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Aug 14, 2012, 5:00:51 PM8/14/12
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On 14/08/2012 18:33, dump...@hotmail.com wrote:
> Afghanistan-Pakistan border fighting erupts in Kunar:
>
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19254623

Looks like the Pakistan-Afghan Was has started.

Andrew Swallow

Daryl

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Aug 14, 2012, 5:49:39 PM8/14/12
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Don't they have enough problems without this? Guess both are
trying to pull to old "Nationalism" routine. Get the tribesmen
leaders to back them. Never worked before without an invader.



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