Armies of robots to fight in future wars

Major military powers are racing to embrace weapons that select and fire on targets without meaningful human control. This is raising the specter of immoral, unaccountable, largely uncontrollable weapon systems killer robots. It is also driving fears of widespread proliferation and arms races leading to global and regional instability, Human Rights Watch said in a … Continue reading Armies of robots to fight in future wars

Israel lied about Syria’s downing of its aircraft

  Syrian air marshals shot down Israeli missiles near the capital Damascus on Tuesday, local state media reported, while Israel said it was protecting itself from anti-aircraft fire. The official Syrian news agency SANA said air defences "intercepted hostile missiles launched by the Israeli warplanes" from over Lebanese territories, citing a military source. It added … Continue reading Israel lied about Syria’s downing of its aircraft

Kim Jong Un not happy with corrupt leadership in DPRK’s military

    Thae Yong-ho, a former DPRK's deputy ambassador to the United Kingdom who defected with his family to South Korea in 2016, has revealed Kim Jong Un's discontentment with high-ranking officials in North Korea's military. Image: Thae Yong-ho According to The Dong-a Ilbo, Kim is furious over an alleged misappropriation of state funds by military … Continue reading Kim Jong Un not happy with corrupt leadership in DPRK’s military

Vladimir Putin considers withdrawing Russian troops from Syria

President Vladimir Putin has considered a partial withdrawal of his troops from Syria, having made an official announcement to this effect on Monday during a surprise visit to a Russian military base in Latakia. "I order the defence minister and the chief of general staff to start withdrawing the Russian group of troops to their … Continue reading Vladimir Putin considers withdrawing Russian troops from Syria

British nationals in Zimbabwe advised to stay indoors amid political crisis

Citizens of the United Kingdom who are resident in Zimbabwe have been advised to remain indoors and stay clam amid threats of violence and rumors of coup d'etat in south African nation. The UK embassy in Zimbabwe wrote in a Twitter post: 'Due to the uncertain situation in Harare, incl. reports of unusual military activity, we … Continue reading British nationals in Zimbabwe advised to stay indoors amid political crisis

Xi Jinping – China needs a world-class Military

President Xi Jinping has sent a clarion call for his armed forces to transform itself into a world-class military by the mid-21st century. Image: President Xi Jinping The Chinese president advised his army during the 19th National Congress of the CPC, where he was re-elected as General-Secretary of the CPC Central Committee and Chairman of the … Continue reading Xi Jinping – China needs a world-class Military

NGO reveals Zimbabwe’s Diamonds are the Cause of its Internal Crisis

A non-governmental organization has alleged that Western interests in the mining and sale of Zimbabwe's diamonds, is the cause of its internal crisis. According to research by a global development NGO, a powerful clique in the military and political sectors have hijacked and are currently exploiting Zimbabwe’s prized natural resource against rules and regulations set by … Continue reading NGO reveals Zimbabwe’s Diamonds are the Cause of its Internal Crisis

A look at this Week’s most interesting Events (Pictures)

Image shows actress Chiara Ferragni at the premiere of a new movie “Suburbicon,” presented out of competition at the 74th Venice Film Festival at Venice Lido, Italy, on September 2, 2017 / AFP 2017/ TIZIANA FABI South Korea's Hyunmoo II ballistic missile is fired during an exercise at an undisclosed location in South Korea on September … Continue reading A look at this Week’s most interesting Events (Pictures)

Troops display Russian Anti-Aircraft Missile in Moscow

Russia's anti-aircraft missiles were proudly displayed last week in Moscow as troops held drills to show their combat readiness while underplaying the impact of heavy defense budgets on global peace. Images released by Russia's anti-aircraft missile regiment shows the troop conducting combat-ready exercises around Moscow. The show of strength has come a long way, from the Cold War era … Continue reading Troops display Russian Anti-Aircraft Missile in Moscow

Is Russia really preparing for War?

The US and Russia have never forgotten their wasteful errors on the Cold War but if any of the parties should accept defeat, the Kremlin doesn't look like the one. Rumors are rife that Vladimir Putin's country is set for yet another war, this time a nuclear one, and would gladly welcome any threat from the … Continue reading Is Russia really preparing for War?