Af/Pak & Other News (1/21/2013)

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Pakistan averts crisis, heads towards historic polls:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/Pakistan_averts_crisis_heads_towards_historic_polls_999.html



Taliban suicide assault team attacks police headquarters in Kabul:

http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2013/01/taliban_suicide_assa_11.php



Pakistani Intelligence Held Men Without Evidence:

http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/pakistani-intelligence-held-men-evidence-18273398



Britain's Prince Harry says killed Afghan insurgents during tour:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-britain-harry-afghanistanbre90k0sf-20130121,0,3435417.story



Italy updates on NH90 service in Afghanistan:

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/in-focus-italy-updates-on-nh90-service-in-afghanistan-381067/



The most fearsome weapon is evolving:

http://www.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123331866




India Buys 99 GE F414 Engines to Power LCA:

http://www.defense-aerospace.com/articles-view/release/3/141877/india-buys-99-ge-f414-engines-to-power-lca.html



Indian Navy to commission indigenously built NOPV INS Saryu:

http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-01-19/goa/36431853_1_naval-offshore-patrol-vessel-ins-saryu-indian-navy




Primed and Ready: Huge Pentagon Bunker-Buster Gets Green Light For
Possible Iran Mission:

http://nation.time.com/2013/01/21/primed-and-ready-huge-pentagon-bunker-buster-gets-green-light-for-possible-iran-mission/




Al Qaeda claims assassination of Sunni lawmaker in Iraq:

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/21/us-iraq-qaeda-idUSBRE90K0A120130121



NATO Patriot missiles arrive in Turkey to counter Syria risks:

http://www.firstpost.com/world/nato-patriot-missiles-arrive-in-turkey-to-counter-syria-risks-596940.html




Syria defector swaps army trumpet for rebel rifle:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/Syria_defector_swaps_army_trumpet_for_rebel_rifle_999.html




Al Nusrah Front claims 2 suicide attacks in Syria:

http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2013/01/al_nusrah_front_clai_10.php



More young Syrians disillusioned by the revolution:

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/middleeast/la-fg-syria-mood-20130121,0,3456168.story



Syria jets raid Damascus province, blackout eases:

http://www.france24.com/en/20130121-syria-jets-raid-damascus-province-blackout-eases



Syria Opposition Postpones Formation of Transitional Government:

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/22/world/middleeast/syria-war-developments.html?ref=world



US Military Confronts Nightmare Scenario Of Syrian Collapse:

http://defense.aol.com/2012/07/03/intervening-in-chaos-us-military-confronts-nightmare-scenario-o/?icid=trending1



Russian government to send planes to Lebanon to evacuate more than 100
Russians from Syria:

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2013/01/21/russian-government-to-send-planes-to-lebanon-to-evacuate-more-than-100-russians/




Israel: Robotics on the Battlefield:

http://www.israeldefense.com/?CategoryID=483&ArticleID=1915



Defense Ministry tests 'upgraded' Iron Dome:

http://www.jpost.com/Defense/Article.aspx?id=300364



New Models and Upgrades:

http://www.israeldefense.com/?CategoryID=483&ArticleID=1916




Algerian prime minister: Canadian coordinated Islamists' attack on gas
plant:

http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/21/16621638-algerian-prime-minister-canadian-coordinated-islamists-attack-on-gas-plant?lite



Algeria Says at Least 37 Foreigners Dead in Siege:

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/22/world/africa/algeria-hostage-siege.html?hp




French seize control of 2 key Mali towns:

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/01/21/french-military-keeps-up-airstrikes--in-mali/1850773/



Russia offers to help French troop transport to Mali: Fabius:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/Russia_offers_to_help_French_troop_transport_to_Mali_Fabius_999.html



Early Lessons From France’s Mali Action Emerge:

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20130121/DEFREG04/301210002/Early-Lessons-From-France-8217-s-Mali-Action-Emerge?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE



Analysis: Mali intervention highlights France's strategic airlift gap:

http://www.janes.com/products/janes/defence-security-report.aspx?ID=1065975360&channel=defence



France uses Mali war to boost Rafale jet:

http://www.spacewar.com/reports/France_uses_Mali_war_to_boost_Rafale_jet_999.html




Coup Attempt Is Said to Fail in Eritrea:

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/22/world/africa/coup-attempt-fails-in-eritrea.html?hp&_r=0




Competition for hypersonic vehicles resumes:

http://www.space-travel.com/reports/Competition_for_hypersonic_vehicles_resumes_999.html




Colombia's Marxist FARC rebels end ceasefire:

http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/20/16610564-colombias-marxist-farc-rebels-end-ceasefire?lite




Mexicans weary of drug gangs form vigilante patrols:

http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/21/16623826-mexicans-weary-of-drug-gangs-form-vigilante-patrols?lite




China Wants It All And Will Fight For It:

http://www.strategypage.com/qnd/phillip/articles/20130120.aspx



USS Guardian Investigation to Include Faulty Chart Data:

http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=71553



China's recent expansion of the maritime agencies:

http://www.informationdissemination.net/2013/01/chinas-recent-expansion-of-maritime.html




DARPA’s SeeMee Satellites Are a Soldier’s On-Demand Eye In the Sky:

http://gizmodo.com/5977666/darpas-seemee-satellites-will-keep-soldiers-from-getting-lost-in-the-fog-of-war




Satellite Hacks Proliferate:

http://www.strategypage.com/htmw/htspace/articles/20130121.aspx



Long Road Remains for JLTV Despite Technology’s Maturity:

http://www.nationaldefensemagazine.org/archive/2013/February/Pages/LongRoadRemainsforJLTVDespiteTechnology%E2%80%99sMaturity.aspx




Islamic Militants Bloody US Forces In Big Army Wargame:

http://defense.aol.com/2012/06/06/islamic-militants-bloody-us-forces-in-big-army-wargame/?icid=trending2




MH-60S underpowered for MCM towing operations, report finds:

http://www.janes.com/products/janes/defence-security-report.aspx?ID=1065975356&channel=defence





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