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    Kings of the Battlefield No More: Are Tanks Obsolete?
    Aug18

    Kings of the Battlefield No More: Are Tanks Obsolete?

    Michael Peck Security, What does history tell us? It has been over four decades since the death of the tank was announced. The iron monsters had blitzed through Sedan, Kiev and Tobruk in World War II. In 1967, Israeli armor had swept through the Sinai like lightning. And then in October 1973, hundreds of burning Israeli tanks, draped in anti-tank...

    The Twitter Bot that Sounds Just Like Me
    Aug18

    The Twitter Bot that Sounds Just Like Me

    The tweet came in Monday afternoon: “@kavehwaddell …what are they looking for that isn’t backed up to iCloud data—and can produce if subpoenaed.”To most people, that tweet is the opposite of clickbait: It’s opaque, technical, and kind of boring. But the tweet wasn’t directed at most people—it was directed at me, a...

    Ukraine President Warns Of Conflict Escalation, Possible ‘Martial Law’
    Aug18

    Ukraine President Warns Of Conflict Escalation, Possible ‘Martial Law’

    Ukraine’s president has said the likelihood of an escalation of the conflict with Russia and Russia-back separatists in eastern Ukraine “remains significant” and said he cannot rule out “a full-scale Russian invasion.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Latest: Ukraine’s Cheban takes canoe gold
    Aug18

    The Latest: Ukraine’s Cheban takes canoe gold

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro (all times local):9:55 a.m.Defending Olympic champion Yuri Cheban… …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Ukraine’s Cheban takes canoe gold
    Aug18

    The Latest: Ukraine’s Cheban takes canoe gold

    The Latest on the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro (all times local): … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    3 government troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Aug18

    3 government troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Three troops have been killed and six wounded in eastern Ukraine in the most recent day of fighting, the Ukrainian president’s office said Thursday. Fighting between government forces and separatists rebels has recently intensified despite a 2015 truce. More than 9,500 people have been killed in the conflict so far. In the...

    The Latest: Ukraine’s Cheban takes canoe gold
    Aug18

    The Latest: Ukraine’s Cheban takes canoe gold

    The Latest on the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro (all times local): … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine Objects To CIS Plan To Monitor Russia Election In Crimea
    Aug18

    Ukraine Objects To CIS Plan To Monitor Russia Election In Crimea

    Ukraine has protested to the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) over the organization’s plans to send monitors to the Russian State Duma elections in the region of Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    3 government troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Aug18

    3 government troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    Ukraine’s government says three troops have been killed and six wounded in fighting in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours …read more Source: U.S....

    Voter Guide: Donald Trump reshuffles his campaign…again
    Aug18

    Voter Guide: Donald Trump reshuffles his campaign…again

    Donald Trump is restructuring his campaign – again. Following consistently losing poll numbers and revelations that his campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, helped a Ukrainian pro-Russian group secretly route $2.2 million … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...