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Hoping for a political settlement in Ukraine? Stop.

Rajan Menon is the director of the Grand Strategy Program at Defense Priorities, Spitzer Professor Emeritus at the Powell School of City College of New York, and a senior research fellow at Columbia University’s Saltzman Institute for War and Peace Studies. Daniel R. DePetris is a fellow at Defense Priorities and a foreign affairs columnist […]

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Black Hat: Web3 Defense, Open-Source Intel & Directory Hacks

Black Hat , Events , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development An ISMG Overview of the Technology Buzz Leading Up to Black Hat Conference 2022 Michael Novinson (MichaelNovinson) • August 10, 2022     Thousands of threat researchers, CISOs and vendor executives poured into Las Vegas for the 25th anniversary of “Hacker Summer Camp,” which officially […]

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Trump complained U.S. generals lacked the loyalty German generals showed Hitler, book says

Colonel General Kurt Zeitzler talking to Adolf Hitler, prior to the revolt of Hitler’s generals, circa 1944. Keystone | Hulton Archive | Getty Images Former President Donald Trump complained to then-White House Chief of Staff John Kelly that American generals were not as loyal to him as he believed German generals had been to Nazi […]

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Video: Inside the trenches where Ukranians hold their line of defense – CNN Video

In the trenches: See Ukrainians holding the line against Russia CNN Source link

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Apple River stabbing suspect hires Rittenhouse defense attorney

The attorneys for the man who has been charged in connection with a fatal stabbing in Wisconsin this past weekend appeared in court Friday. Nicolae Miu, 52, of Prior Lake, is charged with one count of first-degree intentional homicide and four counts of attempted first-degree intentional homicide. The hearing Friday revealed Miu has retained defense […]

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The best tower defense games on PC 2022

Looking for the best tower defense games on PC? For a time, the humble tower defense was one of the most popular genres out there. They may appear to be simple strategy games for more casual players, but fans would call them accessible tactical titles that require sharp reflexes, a sharper mind, and quick improvisation. […]

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Former diplomat, defense official Eric Edelman on battlefield lessons for Ukraine, Taiwan —

In this episode of “Intelligence Matters,” host Michael Morell speaks with Eric Edelman, former U.S. Ambassador to Turkey and Finland and Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, about the ongoing conflict in Ukraine and likely lessons being drawn about the West’s response and the nature of the battle by the People’s Republic of China. Edelman […]

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Ukraine says scores of Russians killed in Kherson fighting

Ukrainian artillerymen in the military assembly center check the weapons and special equipment to make them ready before they go to their duties at the frontline in Kherson, Ukraine on July 15, 2022. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The Ukrainian military said on Saturday it had killed scores of Russian soldiers and […]

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Defense Official Says Sanctions Nearly Stall Russian Offensive in Ukraine

Fighting continues in the east and south of Ukraine as Russian advances slow to a crawl, grind to a halt in some places, or are slowly reversed in areas like Kherson, a senior Defense Department official said today. Russia is failing on the battlefield and suffering domestic failures at home, the official said. The Ukrainians […]

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How US-made mobile-rocket artillery could change the battlefield in Ukraine

Artillery has quickly become the most important weapon in Ukraine’s war with Russia. Ukrainian forces have begun to use newer Western artillery, like the M777 Howitzer, in the battlefield. But a different kind of weapon has had a bigger impact. The American-made High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, aka HIMARS, has been a major high-tech upgrade […]