Af/Pak & Other News (12/2/2020)

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Dec 2, 2020, 1:19:34 PM12/2/20
Pulling troops from Afghanistan has undermined Afghan confidence, says former ambassador

‘Turning point’: U.S. drawdown in Afghanistan likely to force NATO, other allies to follow

Afghan government, Taliban announce breakthrough deal to pursue peace talks

Australian soldier pictured drinking beer out of dead Taliban fighter's prosthetic leg

More Reported Attacks on Iranian Military, Intelligence Officials as Parliament Reacts

Iran watchdog passes law on hardening nuclear stance, halting UN inspections

Biden: US will rejoin Iran nuclear deal if Tehran returns to strict compliance

Iran expands shrines and influence in Iraq

Nasiriya: City at the heart of Iraq’s uprisings and rebellion

U.S. Marines conducts a detailed examination of Russian-made anti-tank missiles captured in Syria

Israel: Did you know that the highest-scoring jet-mounted ace Giora Even-Epstein had also been the eldest Israeli pilot to fly an F-16?

Libya: Follow The Money, Militias and Mercs

UN: 20,000 foreign fighters in Libya are a ‘serious crisis’

Libya: LNA operating South African-made G5 155 mm howitzers

Shabaab raids military base in central Somalia

Russian MiG-31 Foxhound interceptors deploy near Alaska

Get Ready for the 2030s: Russia's Cold War MiG-31 Is Getting Major Upgrades

Russian ‘Okhotnik’ Stealth Drone Tested with Air-to-air Missiles

Russian military receives Terminator vehicles for testing

Russian spaceport officials are being sacked left and right

Within Hours of U.K., Putin Orders Start of Mass Covid-19 Shots

Azerbaijan Reclaims Third District From Armenia Under Nagorno-Karabakh Truce

Kazakhstan Keen to Buy Dozens of Bayraktar TB2 Drones From Turkey: Russian Media

Yes, Serbian Air Defenses Did Hit Another F-117 During Operation Allied Force In 1999

Austrian intelligence service under pressure to reform

German Navy MKS 180 Frigate Project Redesignated F126

First HH-139B Helicopter Delivered To The Italian Air Force

Italy lays out plans to buy up to eight new sensor-loaded Gulfstreams

Secretive EC-27J JEDI EW Aircraft Supporting War On Daesh Breaks Cover On The Italian Air Force 2021 Calendar

USS Seawolf Visits Gibraltar

Interpol warns that COVID-19 vaccines could be targeted by criminals

Researchers Find Powerful Cellphone Location Surveillance in Europe, Middle East, Australia

Type 32 Frigate could act as ‘drone mothership’

United States agrees the sale of MK 54 Lightweight Torpedoes to Brazil

Brazen gun battle in Brazil bank heist leaves cash scattered on road

China spacecraft collects moon samples to take back to Earth

China’s space ambitions: Robot on Mars, a human on the moon

Rapidly expanding Chinese military has global ambitions, report warns

China's Sodramjet Engine: Is It The Key to Hypersonic Air Travel?:

China Stalks Simulators

DoD Official Warns China Pulling Ahead In Data, Simulation Efforts

Special forces soldier says China's fake photo is part of 'dirty game'

Taiwan Is Building Eight New Submarines—They Alone Could Destroy A Chinese Invasion Fleet

North Korea raises coronavirus alert to highest level despite 'zero' cases

North Korea-linked hackers targeted J&J, Novavax in hunt for COVID research

South Korea: Cobham Mission Systems to Provide Air Refuelling Probe for KAI FA-50

Japan express concern about Russian deployment of S-300 missile systems to disputed islands

Japan awards Kongsberg another follow-on contract for Joint Strike Missiles

French Navy nuclear attack submarine arrives in Guam

US Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry WPC 1140 to be stationed in Guam Naval Base

Australian prison guards put a stop to drone drug drop

Future Australian Ballistic Missile? First Steps

Boeing has completed flight tests for five jets that were flown autonomously by artificial intelligence (AI).

Air Force To Build Alternate Airbase On Tinian Island In Case Guam Gets Knocked Out

Obama knows truth about government UFO files

The Army is slapping down an election conspiracy theory even more insane than Jade Helm

Collapsed Arecibo Radio Telescope Was Originally Built For Ballistic Missile Defense Research

Navy Grounds New Fire Scout Helicopter Drone After Back-to-Back Mishaps

Navy, Marines Plan Big Wargames For Big Wars: Virtual Is Vital

DARPA asks industry for machine autonomy algorithms to enable unmanned vehicles to operate at manned speeds

FLIR Eyes Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle Competition

‘Selective Disclosure’ Can Serve as Counter to Russia and China, Says Report

Sea Raptor: The Navy’s sweep-wing F-22 that wasn’t to be

Radian Aerospace pursues a stealthy and unorthodox plan for orbital space plane

Could an on-orbit gas station extend the lives of military satellites?

US Army studies eVTOL acoustics in the quest for silent helicopters

U.S. Marine Corps looks to buy Soviet-era AN-2 biplane

Raytheon awarded $235.6M for production of Silent Knight Radar

Lockheed Martin to equip the F-35A combat jet with AARGM-ER anti-radar electronic warfare (EW) missile

Flying Periscopes? U.S. Submarines Can Now Launch Recon Drones

U.S. Navy’s Ohio Class Submarine To Get New Hypersonic Weapons

Navy Boss Tells Congress That A New Frigate Will Be Named USS Congress. No, Really.

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