The Indians have been shifting a lot of their military procurement to Israel from Russia. The story of their recent SAM purchase is here.
April 19, 2017
March 15, 2017
Taiwan is upgrading its fleet of aircraft. Makes sense to me, and IMHO the US should sell more such aircraft to Taiwan. Only a united front will discourage China from adventurism in the South China Sea.
March 9, 2017
Russia is upgrading the missiles on two of their Oscar II SSGNs. Originally they had planned to upgrade the missiles on all 8 boats, but now are upgrading only two. I suspect this is an indication of economic weakness and budget problems.
March 8, 2017
March 1, 2017
February 27, 2017
Carriers are expensive and in this day and age, there is some question as to their survivability. I wonder if that isn’t in part why Brazil is going carrierless, at least for a while.
February 21, 2017
With an increase of refugees and illegal aliens into Canada since Jan. 20th, it looks as if the Canadians may be getting a bit worried about who is coming into their country. I think that makes sense.
February 20, 2017
I previously noted increased radiation levels coming from Russian territory. There was some question about the validity of the report given the source. Now, other outlets are reporting the story.
February 18, 2017
This could be very bad. If true, it almost has to be bad and the only question is how bad.