Monthly Archives: September 2013

Stratfor – Economic Effects of a Syria Strike

This video by Stratfor Vice President of Global Analysis Reva Bhalla examines the regional economic effect of a limited intervention in Syria.

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Monatliche Sicherheitspolitische Cartoons / Monthly Security Policy Cartoons

Deutsch (scroll down for an English translation) Seit Ende Mai 2012 steuerte Matt Bors monatlich einen sicherheitspolitischen Cartoon für offiziere.ch bei. Von den veröffentlichten Cartoons war “How to make Putin and Obama’s heads explode” mit über 3’000 Besuche der erfolgreichste. … Continue reading

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U.S. Readies More Warships and Aircraft for Syria Strike

by ROBERT BECKHUSEN Legislative approval for U.S. strikes on Syria is churning through Congress, with Democratic and Republican leaders now backing Pres. Barack Obama’s plan for military action. In the meantime, the U.S. and one of its few partners, France, … Continue reading

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RUSI – Military Intervention in Syria

Friedensnobelpreisträger Barack Obama ist keine Friedenstaube. Er beendete zwar den Irakkrieg, jedoch mit dem Ziel das militärische Schwergewicht auf den Krieg in Afghanistan zu legen. Doch trotz der temporären Aufstockung der 68’000 US-Soldaten in Afghanistan durch zusätzliche 33’000 US-Soldaten Ende … Continue reading

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…and now something completly different: calling NSA

Bahram Sadeghi, a Journalist from the Netherlands deleted an Email by accident. Subsequently, he tries his luck by calling the biggest “backup organization”, the NSA.

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