Category: great power competition

US: The F-35 fighter jet is one step closer to carrying nuclear bombs

Are these plans included in Climate Change goals? The U.S. plans to produce 480 B61-12s from fiscal 2022-2025 as part of their $634 billion nuclear modernization plan. Photo:…

US: ‘Major force-posture initiatives’ with Australia following Sub Deal

Australia and the United States announced expanded military cooperation, including rotational deployments of all types of U.S. military aircraft to Australia. Photo: Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images (cropped)…

US, UK Agree To ‘Share’ Nuclear Submarine Tech With Australia

Hello China. A US official called the move the “biggest strategic step Australia has taken in generations.” 15 September 2021 |  AARON MEHTA and COLIN CLARK | Breaking Defense WASHINGTON:…

The Cradle: a journalist-driven publication

The Cradle is a wonderful journalist-driven publication covering West Asia, representing tens of millions of regional voices not heard in the world’s English-language media. 02 September 2021 |…

US and NATO: Are they manufacturing a new cold war?

Photo: The benefits of a hypersonic weapon include rapid response, time critical capability that will overcome distance in contested environments using high speed and altitude. An operational hypersonic air-launched weapon…

FBI Launches ‘New Investigation Into China Every 10 Hours’

Is the Biden government is pushing their plans for ‘near-peer-conflict’ into high gear? 14 April 2021 | BRAD D. WILLIAMS | Breaking Defense (original link) WASHINGTON: FBI Director…

Skinny Jeans Are So Yesterday. Skinny $715B Defense Budgets are In.

Biden’s “Skinny budget” has an eye on beating China at everything China does. 09 April 2021 | Marcus Weisgerber | Defence One (original link) Biden’s $715B Defense Ask:…

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