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  • China 'used secret microwave pulse weapon to cook Indian soldiers alive' and force them into retreat in Himalayan border battle

    11/17/2020 5:17:05 AM PST · by C19fan · 35 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | November 17, 2020 | Tim Stickings
    Chinese troops used 'microwave' weapons to force Indian soldiers to retreat by making them violently sick during a Himalayan stand-off, a professor has claimed. The electromagnetic weapons which cook the human tissue of enemy troops 'turned the mountain tops into a microwave oven' and made the Indian soldiers vomit, international studies expert Jin Canrong told his students in Beijing. The microwave weapons heat water molecules in the same way as the kitchen appliance, targeting water under the skin and causing increasing amounts of pain to the target from ranges of up to 0.6 miles away.
  • With election rigging via mail-in ballots, the real purpose of the COVID bioweapon now becomes clear

    11/08/2020 5:04:33 PM PST · by george76 · 32 replies
    Distributed News ^ | 2020-11-08 | HEALTHRANGER
    abundantly clear that the real purpose of the engineered COVID-19 bioweapon was to allow Democrats to steal the election via mail-in ballot fraud. By deploying the coronavirus weapon in China and allowing it to spread globally (thanks to the WHO and left-wing media calling Trump a "racist" for trying to close flights from China), the globalists were able to engineer long-duration lockdowns across America in defiance of medical or scientific justification. ... Attorney Sidney Powell .. about the rigged votes ... a massive and coordinated effort to steal this election from We The People of the United States of America...
  • Vehicle Mounted Laser Guns are Here and will be Fielded Soon

    09/26/2020 4:47:45 AM PDT · by marktwain · 47 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | 23 September, 2020 | Dean Weingarten
    Image by Northrup Grumman, from military.com, scaled and cropped by Dean Weingarten In my 30+ year career in Army Research, Development, Testing and Evaluation, (RDT&E), there was some exposure and support of laser weapons. A principle concern with lasers is how the interact with the atmosphere. That is where my old outfit came in.Lasers have been used in weapons systems since shortly after their development, for ranging and sensing, and information technology. I am writing about weapons that burn, shoot down, and blow things up.My team supported a laser weapons test about 1975 as I recall. This correspondent was not...
  • Beijing Fears COVID-19 Is Turning Point for China, Globalization

    03/18/2020 5:25:51 PM PDT · by bitt · 119 replies
    realclearpolitics.com ^ | 3/17/2020 | michael auslin
    While the world fights the coronavirus pandemic, China is fighting a propaganda war. Beijing’s war aim is simple: shift away from China all blame for the outbreak, the botched initial response, and its early spread into the broader world. At stake is China’s global reputation, as well as the potential of a fundamental shift away from China for trade and manufacturing. Also at risk is the personal legacy of General Secretary Xi Jinping, who has staked his legitimacy on his technocratic competence. After dealing with the first great global crisis of the 21st century, the world must fundamentally rethink its...
  • VIDEO: USS Normandy Seizes Cache Of Iranian-Made Weapons in Arabian Sea

    02/14/2020 10:17:03 AM PST · by Retain Mike · 17 replies
    US Naval Institute ^ | February 13, 2020 | Ben Werner
    USS Normandy (CG 60), in accordance with international law, boarded a stateless dhow in the Arabian Sea and interdicted an illicit shipment of advanced weapons and weapon components intended for the Houthis in Yemen, Feb. 9, 2020. US Navy Photo. Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG-60) seized a cache of Iranian-made anti-tank missiles and other munitions aboard a dhow in the Arabian Sea over the weekend. Normandy stopped the dhow while conducting maritime security operations over the weekend, in accordance with international law, according to a statement released Thursday by U.S. Central Command.
  • Unidentified Mystery Weapon

    06/21/2019 3:05:50 PM PDT · by Teflonic · 69 replies
    Great War Forum ^ | 5/22/2019 | Mostonian
    I've noticed some discussion over this in various places and figured a genius freeper might have the answer, or at least enjoy speculating.
  • Ten firearms of the Russian Special Forces

    04/26/2019 6:26:20 AM PDT · by vannrox · 25 replies
    EnglishRussia.com ^ | 25jul19 | tim
    In USSR special forces mainly used “tuned” army pistols and rifles. In late 1980s situation changed – special forces got “special” firearms.1. “Vintorez” rifle (above) – first use – Chechen war. 50-100 shots per min, target range 400m, still main rifle in spetsnaz. More: 2. PP-2000 – from Tula firearm making. Made for anti-terror force. Being called “First Russian pistol-machine gun”. Made from metal and plastic pieces so weight only 1500 gramm.–nextpage– 3. RGS-50M (hand grenade launcher 50 mm caliber). Made for special force of KGB. Use plastic capsule grenade shots. Choice between different action grenades. Has “feathers” for...
  • 26000 different weapons on-display at army 2018 russian-armaments expo

    04/26/2019 5:53:05 AM PDT · by vannrox · 10 replies
    EnglishRussia.com ^ | 25aug18 | tim
    These days, near Moscow, there is an “ARMY-2018” expo show going on. It is the fourth time in a row that it has been held here. Marina, the photographer, went there and took some unique photos from the closed show.(A reminder that all of the photos can be clicked to be seen in higher resolution, navigated with arrows)There is over 26,000 different pieces of armaments in the exposition.It goes on in 60,000 m2 of closed pavilions and 500,000m2 in the open air.Rescue trucks The newest T-14 Armata tankBMP “Terminator” in sand camouflage – last year the tests of the vehicle was going on in...
  • Examples of isis artillery on display in moscow

    04/26/2019 4:41:14 AM PDT · by vannrox · 17 replies
    EnglishRussia.com ^ | 29oct18 | tim
    Posted on October 29, 2018 by tim  In Moscow there is an exposition showcasing different Syrian armaments that were seized there and brought by military planes to Russia. We already had a display of Syrian militants armored vehicles and trucks. And today here thanks to Twower we can see the artillery of Syria militants. –nextpage– –nextpage–
  • Some fun micro-videos of Chinese weapons and their use

    04/17/2019 4:46:08 AM PDT · by vannrox · 12 replies
    Metallicman ^ | 16APR19 | Editorial Staff
    This is a pretty basic post. It covers a selection of micro-videos that I have collected involving Chinese weapons systems and their use and application. These are pretty short videos. If you want to obtain a more comprehensive study of these weapons systems perhaps you should go to Janes and check out the "official" published data. You-tube has some videos along these lines of course. Although, it's limited pickin's. As such, if you don't like what is provided herein you can go out to You-tube and see what they have to offer. It will be a little different from what...
  • Student charged with wiretapping after livestreaming meeting at Maryland Rep. Harris' office

    02/15/2019 7:43:51 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 27 replies
    The Baltimore Sun ^ | February 14, 2019 | Lillian Reed and Jeff Barker
    A Salisbury University student has been charged with illegal wiretapping after prosecutors said he streamed a meeting with a congressional staffer for Maryland Rep. Andy Harris via Facebook Live without permission. Jake Burdett, 20, was charged last week with two felony counts of making an illegal recording and distributing the video filmed during a Maryland Marijuana Justice rally at Harris’s Salisbury office in October, the state prosecutor’s office announced Thursday. Marijuana legalization protesters have long tangled with Harris, who in 2014 worked to block full legalization of the drug in the District of Columbia. A protest outside the Republican’s Capitol...
  • Neostead 2000 Dual-Tube Pump Shotgun

    01/21/2019 12:44:47 AM PST · by vannrox · 14 replies
    Forgotten Weapons ^ | 29JUN18 | Ian McCollum
    Developed in the mid 1990s by South African designer Tony Neophytou, the Neostead 2000 is a pump action shotgun with a substantial cult following. It was the first truly high-capacity shotgun put into production, with two magazine tubes over a single barrel (a concept which was independently implemented by KelTec in their later KSG shotgun). This configuration gave it a capacity of 12+1, and a selector switch allowed the shooter to control whether only one tube was fed from or if both would be used alternating back and forth. Thus the tubes could be loaded with different types of ammunition...
  • Trump's Right About 'Ridiculous' Misuse of US Forces

    01/06/2019 2:31:31 AM PST · by vannrox · 24 replies
    townhall ^ | 2jan19 | Jacob Sullum
    Donald Trump has been complaining for years about the promiscuous use of American military personnel. Two weeks ago, he did something about it, announcing the withdrawal of 2,000 troops from Syria and 7,000 from Afghanistan. Republicans joined Democrats in condemning Trump for acting impulsively, sowing "chaos," and precipitating a "national security crisis." But it's the president's overwrought critics who are making choices without thinking, driven by the momentum of military mistakes to support open-ended commitments that make no sense. The U.S. intervention in Syria's civil war was never authorized by Congress, and its aims were nebulous. A few months ago,...
  • The Kremlin says it conducted another successful test of a hypersonic weapon

    12/26/2018 10:11:46 AM PST · by Libloather · 10 replies
    CNBC ^ | 12/26/18 | Amanda Macias
    WASHINGTON — Russia conducted another successful test of a hypersonic weapon system capable of carrying nuclear warheads, the Kremlin announced Wednesday. Moscow's hypersonic glide vehicle, dubbed Avangard, has been in development for three decades and can travel at least five times the speed of sound, or about one mile per second. The weapon, which the U.S. is currently unable to defend against, is designed to sit atop an intercontinental ballistic missile. Once launched, it uses aerodynamic forces to sail on top of the atmosphere.
  • Shooting the Stoner: Mk23, Bren, and 63A Carbine

    12/10/2018 5:50:31 AM PST · by vannrox · 25 replies
    Forgotten Weapons ^ | 8dec18 | Ian McCollum
    This article consists of a video found HERE. It's actually a pretty good video. Some comments... Is the Stoner 63 really as good of a gun as everyone says? Today is my first opportunity to try one out on the range, and I’m going to look at it in three different configurations: the Mk23 SEAL light machine gun, the “Bren” style automatic rifle, and the carbine. Let’s see how it handles! I owe a tremendous thanks to Movie Armaments Group in Toronto for the opportunity to take the Stoner kit out to the range! Check them out on Instagram to...
  • A Wish List of Favorite Firearms

    11/22/2018 5:37:01 AM PST · by vannrox · 45 replies
    metallicman ^ | 22NOV18 | editorial staff
    Ah… Guns. As an American, I have a distinct interest in firearms. After all, what’s the point in having a Right given to you by God if you don’t exercise it? Here, I’d like to share my thoughts on some of my dream weapons; my favorite firearms. No, I’m not talking about a “Phased plasma rifle in the 40-watt range” that the Terminator was looking for. But rather some firearms that I have wanted for some time, but regrettably will probably never purchase. So here’s my dream / wish list. MP-40 Let me start with one of my long time...
  • North Korea Says It Has Tested ‘Ultramodern Tactical Weapon’

    11/15/2018 8:49:21 PM PST · by bitt · 50 replies
    nyt ^ | 11/15/2018 | Choe Han Sung
    SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has tested a new tactical weapon, the North’s official news media said on Friday, reporting that Kim Jong-un witnessed the event in his first publicized visit to a weapons test site since the country test-launched its intercontinental ballistic missile last November. State media did not identify the weapon, and the test did not appear to violate the voluntary moratorium North Korea imposed on nuclear and long-range ballistic missile tests this year. Still, Mr. Kim’s renewed activities at weapons test sites could complicate the already stalled talks between North Korea and the United States over...
  • Vigilantes With A Badge: Warrior Cops Endanger Our Lives And Freedoms

    08/31/2018 9:55:27 PM PDT · by vannrox · 55 replies
    Rutherford Institute ^ | 31AUG18 | John W. Whitehead
    “There are always risks in challenging excessive police power, but the risks of not challenging it are more dangerous, even fatal.” - Hunter S. Thompson, Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century I have known a lot of good cops, I have defended a lot of good cops, and I have been fortunate to call a number of good cops friends. So when I say that warrior cops - hyped up on their own authority and the power of the badge - have not made America any safer or...
  • Mock Shooting Alarms Crowd, Triggers Police Response At Movie Theater In CT

    04/25/2018 8:20:19 AM PDT · by yoe · 17 replies
    CBS ^ | April 24, 2018 | Tony Aiello
    STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – The sound of gunfire and someone shouting “Everybody down, everybody” shocked moviegoers sitting in the lobby of the Bow Tie Majestic 6 movie theaters Sunday night, but the incident appears to have been a juvenile prank. Five children ranging in ages from 10 to 16 were arrested and face both criminal charges and potential school disciplinary action after police say they used toy cap guns to stage the mock attack in Stamford, reports CBS2’s Tony Aiello. Police say three members of the group had noisy toy guns and fired them in the theater while shouting “everyone...
  • Vanity: More evidence of Deerfield, IL police state: ALL government employees exempt!

    04/06/2018 9:54:35 PM PDT · by lado · 35 replies
    They kept mentioning on the news that retired police officers in Deerfield, IL would be able to keep their "assault weapons", but one item that I didn't see the news pick up on was that, according to the ordinance, ANY government employee is exempt from the ordinance. So unless I can't read English properly, the bozo down at the Public Works Dept. or the Teachers Union goon can keep theirs. This needs to be pointed out big time; more evidence of government rule over us peasants. Excerpt... Sec. 15-87. Safe Storage of Assault Weapons; Exceptions. The provisions of this section,...