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  • Samaria terrorists preparing for offensive action

    01/06/2024 1:50:10 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 15 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 6/1/23
    As part of the ongoing counterterrorism operation in Nur Shams, near Tulkarm, in which numerous terrorists have been killed already, the various terrorist organizations are attempting to send a message of resolve and determination against the Israeli forces to the Palestinian Authority Arabs in the city. In a video clip published on Palestinian Arab Telegram channels, seven armed members of the al-Quds battalion, a military army of the Islamic Jihad organization in Nur Shams, read a message that despite the destruction caused by Israeli forces, the "Palestinian struggle" will continue due to the national support and determination of the residents....
  • NC Scout on YT

    01/02/2024 7:43:21 PM PST · by old-ager · 5 replies
    YT ^ | 2024-01-02 | NC Scout
    NC Scout, Alpha Charlie and another guy discuss things.
  • Large military aircraft overshoots runway, ends up in Kaneohe Bay

    11/20/2023 6:02:35 PM PST · by CFW · 74 replies
    Hawaii News Now ^ | 11/20/23 | HNN Staff
    HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A large U.S. Navy aircraft ended up in shallow waters of Kaneohe Bay on Monday afternoon after overshooting the runway at Marine Corps Base Hawaii. The incident happened about 2 p.m. and the large plane could be partially submerged in shallow waters. Sources said the aircraft had nine people on board and all of them made it to shore. Injuries were reported to be minor, but that could not be independently confirmed.
  • Jordanian national arrested in Houston allegedly planned attack on Jews

    11/03/2023 10:59:12 AM PDT · by SJackson · 48 replies
    NY Post ^ | Nov. 3, 2023 | Melissa Koenig
    A “radical” Jordanian national living in Texas was allegedly plotting an attack on Houston’s Jewish community before he was arrested on gun charges. Sohaib Abuayyash, 20, had been studying how to build bombs and posted about his support for killing Jews, federal officials claim. “He has viewed specific and detailed content posted by radical organizations on the internet, including lessons on how to construct bombs or explosive devices,” FBI Director Chris Wray told the Senate Homeland Security Committee, though he declined to identify Abuayyash by name. “And that defendant has made statements to others that support the killing of individuals...
  • Pentagon exempts Ukraine operations from potential government shutdown

    09/21/2023 3:38:35 PM PDT · by Timber Rattler · 47 replies
    The Pentagon will exempt its Ukraine operations from a potential shutdown if lawmakers can’t agree on a deal to fund the government by the end of the month, allowing key training and other activities in support of Kyiv’s forces to move ahead uninterrupted, according to a Defense Department spokesperson. (snip)“Operation Atlantic Resolve is an excepted activity under a government lapse in appropriations,” Sherwood said, referring to the named operation for DOD’s activities in response to the Russian invasion. The move means that the U.S. military’s activities related to the war, such as training of Ukrainian soldiers on American tactics and...
  • Radicals vs. Atlanta: The Global Left's Violent Rage Over a Police Academy Meant to Prevent Killings

    08/06/2023 7:48:59 AM PDT · by rktman · 10 replies
    realclearwire.com ^ | 8/3/2023 | Lee Fang
    Throughout the United States, it takes three times as many hours of training to become a nail technician, a barber, or a plumber as it does to become a police officer. Finland, Australia, Denmark, and Germany – countries with far less crime and a fraction of American gun violence – spend dramatically more to prepare officers before sending them off into the streets. Finland, for instance, provides police cadets with 5,500 hours of training, nearly 14 times the minimum 408 training hours required by the state police board in Georgia. Highly trained law enforcement officers, studies consistently show, are better...
  • White House National Security chief says UFOs are having an 'impact on our training ranges' and need to be treated as a 'legitimate issue'

    07/18/2023 10:29:23 AM PDT · by DFG · 98 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 07/18/2023 | Matthew Phelan
    UFOs are already having an impact on combat training for America's fighter pilots, a top national security official has warned. 'Some of these phenomena, we know, have already had an impact on our training ranges,' according to John Kirby, the National Security Council's Coordinator for Strategic Communications under President Biden. The comments suggest a new approach from the White House, whose press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre coyly dismissed questions about the F-22 stealth raptor jets that shot down three UFOs last February by saying, 'I love E.T. the movie.' Kirby, a retired rear admiral in the US Navy, said the unanswered...
  • CHINESE TROOPS COMING TO AMERICA’S DOORSTEP: Communist China Working to Establish Military Training Facility in Cuba – Just 90 Miles South of Florida

    06/20/2023 8:29:11 AM PDT · by bitt · 29 replies
    gateway pundit ^ | 6/20/2023 | cullen linebarger
    After the Biden regime announced yesterday they would let Communist China invade Taiwan, we learn today that they are willing to let our greatest enemy to build a military base right at our doorstep. The Wall Street Journal reported that Cuba and China are negotiating to establish a joint trining facility on island. this will lead to Chinese forces being established just off the Florida coast. Cuba is positioned just 90 miles south of Florida. The talks are at an advanced stage at the moment but have not yet concluded according to the Journal report. The Biden regime’s only move...
  • Beijing Plans a New Training Facility in Cuba, Raising Prospect of Chinese Troops on America’s Doorstep

    06/20/2023 3:26:29 AM PDT · by NautiNurse · 31 replies
    WSJ ^ | 20 June 2023 | Warren Strobel, Gordon Lubold, et al
    Biden administration scrambles to forestall China’s ambitions in the CaribbeanWASHINGTON—China and Cuba are negotiating to establish a new joint military training facility on the island, sparking alarm in Washington that it could lead to the stationing of Chinese troops and other security and intelligence operations just 100 miles off Florida’s coast, according to current and former U.S. officials. Discussions for the facility on Cuba’s northern coast are at an advanced stage but not concluded, U.S. intelligence reports suggest. The Biden administration has contacted Cuban officials to try to forestall the deal, seeking to tap in to what it thinks might...
  • Atlanta APPROVES funding for 'Cop City' after hundreds of activists packed into City Hall to oppose building the new police and firefighter training center

    06/06/2023 5:37:22 PM PDT · by Libloather · 6 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 6/06/23 | Germania Rodriguez Poleo
    The city of Atlanta has approved funding for a controversial new police training center dubbed 'Cop City' by opponents. The 11-4 vote happened on Tuesday after hundreds of activists packed City Hall and spoke for hours in fierce opposition to the project, which they say will destroy the local environment and militarize the police. For about 14 hours, residents took to the podium to slam the $90 million project, saying it would be a gross misuse of public funds to build the huge facility in a large urban forest in a poor, majority black area of southeast of Atlanta. Six...
  • British-Trained Soldiers ‘Trounce’ Russian Military In Ukraine; UK-Led Europe ‘Leads’ The US With Operation Interflex

    05/18/2023 11:28:08 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 46 replies
    Eurasian Times ^ | 18/5/23 | Prakash Nanda
    As Ukraine prepares for what is said to be the Spring Offensive against Russia, a debate has sprung up about why Europe’s contribution to the war is not getting due recognition as compared to that of the United States. The debate is based on the age-old maxim that the quality manpower (in this case, the soldier’s quality and competence) is as important as quality weapons in fighting a war. Accordingly, the point is being made that while the United States may have contributed more than half of the $160 billion in economic, humanitarian, and military aid that Ukraine has received...
  • U.S. to Begin Training Ukraine Forces on Donated Abrams Tanks

    04/21/2023 6:15:37 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 31 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 04/21/2023 | Simon Kent
    The United States is ready to begin training Ukraine forces on how to use and maintain donated Abrams tanks as it continues to fast track efforts to get them onto the battlefield against Russia, U.S. officials said Friday. According to officials cited by AP, 31 main battle tanks will arrive at Grafenwoehr Training Area in Germany early in May and the troops will begin 10 weeks of training soon after. The heavy armor will not be the examples given to Ukraine as it fights against Russia’s invasion. Instead, another 31 M1A1 battle tanks are being refurbished in the U.S. and...
  • Did trans murderer have a grudge? Ex-student, 28, who went on bloody rampage at Christian elementary school killing six had 'resentment for having to go to that school', say police as they try and pin down a motive

    03/28/2023 9:04:02 AM PDT · by Morgana · 40 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | March 28, 2023 | Vanessa Serna
    A former student who killed three children and three adults at a Christian elementary school in Nashville had 'some resentment for having to go to that school', cops said as they try to pin down a motive. Nashville police chief John Drake said police are still investigating what drove the killer - who they named as Audrey Hale, 28 - to open fire on Monday morning at The Covenant School, where she used to be a student, before being shot dead by police. He said in an interview with NBC News that investigators believe the killer had 'some resentment for...
  • Capt. ‘Sully’ Sullenberger: Safety in the skies is paramount. Don’t cheapen pilot training and experience.

    03/10/2023 3:41:20 AM PST · by george76 · 33 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | Mar 03, 2023 | Capt. “Sully” Sullenberger
    In backrooms and dark corners, airline lobbyists, particularly the Regional Airline Association, are scurrying all over Washington, still trying to undo all the hard work that has been done to make air travel the safest form of transportation in human history. They’re doing this for the usual reasons. They want to try to cheapen pilot training and levels of experience for their own financial gain and expedience. They’re trying to do what is easier and cheaper for them, not what is best for passengers or crews, or for their industry. Once again, it is necessary that those of us who...
  • Ukrainians training in Spain

    02/22/2023 12:11:03 AM PST · by buwaya · 9 replies
    "It is difficult indeed, but one has to face it. That's why we're here." Civilians turned Ukrainian troops are now training in Spain, where their Captain says they are advancing 'very quickly.'
  • Biden calls for retraining cops: ‘Why should you always shoot with deadly force?’

    01/16/2023 6:28:35 PM PST · by Labyrinthos · 131 replies
    New York Post ^ | January 16, 2023 | Victor Nava
    President Biden on Monday called for police officers to be retrained so they’re taught not to use deadly force in every situation that requires them to fire their weapon. The 80-year-old president’s comments came during the National Action Network’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Breakfast in Washington, DC, as Biden blasted Senate Republicans for blocking a police reform bill in 2021 that would’ve restricted the use of deadly force by law enforcement officers. “We have to retrain cops,” Biden said. “Why should you always shoot with deadly force? The fact is if you need to use your weapon, you don’t...
  • The U.S. Government’s Woke Training Read instructions from the Army, NASA, the VA, and more, obtained via open-records law.

    01/02/2023 10:14:52 AM PST · by MAGA2017 · 15 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | 12/30/22 | WSJ Editorial Board
    The Department of Veterans Affairs has a gender gingerbread person. NASA says beware of micro-inequities. And if U.S. Army servicewomen express “discomfort showering with a female who has male genitalia,” what’s the brass’s reply? Talk to your commanding officer, but toughen up. These are details from hundreds of pages of diversity and inclusion training materials used by the federal government in 2021 and obtained under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Everyone in corporate life knows such training, lampooned in the second episode of the TV show “The Office.” Yet taxpayers might be curious how their money is being spent...
  • US to expand training of Ukrainian troops

    12/16/2022 4:30:47 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 60 replies
    The hill ^ | 12/16/2022 | Ellen Mitchell
    The United States plans to expand its training of Ukrainian troops in Europe as Russia continues to bombard the country with missile strikes, the Pentagon announced. “We will expand U.S.-led training for the Ukrainian Armed Forces, to include joint maneuver and combined arms operations training, while building upon the specialized equipment training that we’re already providing to the Ukrainians,” Pentagon press secretary Brig. Gen. Pat Ryder told reporters Thursday.
  • Uvalde Sheriff’s Office Lacks Active Shooter Training

    12/12/2022 10:22:15 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 18 replies
    One America News ^ | Monday, December 12, 2022 | OAN Newsroom
    It was releveled during an executive session that an active shooter training was not completed by the Uvalde County Sheriff’s office prior to the May 24th shooting. On Monday, the Uvalde County Commissioners announced that at the time of the mass murder, only 20% of the officers in the Uvalde County Sheriff’s Office had received training on how to deal with an active shooter situation. […] According to reports, county or state rules do not apply to individuals who are not school-based law enforcement officers, to receive active shooter training. To further note, Texas law of law enforcement agencies do...
  • As Twitter Chief, Elon Musk must finish this course in 30 days [Twitter Mgt. 101]

    10/30/2022 8:03:33 AM PDT · by Paladin2 · 23 replies
    Mint ^ | 10/30/22 | A naughty mouse?
    After attracting everyone's attention with a $44 billion Twitter deal and a dramatic entrance with a sink in the offices of the micro blogging platform, Elon Musk has again stirred a new conversation with a screenshot of an e-mail asking him to take a course to manage Twitter