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Nuclear Weapons and Europe
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Nuclear Weapons and Europe
October 12, 2021

U.S. deployment of nuclear strike aircraft to the UK signals to continental Europe that planning for nuclear war against Russia is accelerating.

Why Pentagon Weapons Programs Rarely Get Canceled Despite Major Problems
March 7, 2021

Let’s take a closer look at several major weapons systems that are begging to be canceled — and a rare case of one that finally was.

Why Pentagon Weapons Programs Rarely Get Canceled Despite Major Problems
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NSA Spied On Denmark As It Chose Its Future Fighter Aircraft: Report
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NSA Spied On Denmark As It Chose Its Future Fighter Aircraft: Report
November 23, 2020

Reports in the Danish media allege that the United States spied on the country’s government and its defense industry, as well as other European defense contractors, in an attempt to gain information on its fighter acquisition program.

US Stealth Jets Can’t Shoot Straight, New Pentagon Report Warns
February 3, 2020

The Lockheed Martin F-35 stealth fighter has suffered a long list of problems that we’ve frequently noted. Now a new report from Bloomberg, citing a Pentagon annual assessment, specifies how the stealth fighters can’t shoot straight. 

US Stealth Jets Can’t Shoot Straight, New Pentagon Report Warns
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Merger Mania in the Military Industry
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Merger Mania in the Military Industry
July 22, 2019

Lockheed Martin’s government contracts rival the operating budget of the State Department, writes William D. Hartung. And now it’s about to have company.

Turkey Calls Trump’s Bluff
July 14, 2019

If the US reacts with even more anger, Turkey could threaten to withdraw from NATO and kick the US out of its highly strategic air base in southeast Turkey at Incirlik.

Turkey Calls Trump’s Bluff
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Why the S-400 Is a More Formidable Threat to US Arms Industry Than You Think
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Why the S-400 Is a More Formidable Threat to US Arms Industry Than You Think
June 15, 2019

The sale of the S-400 air-defense system to Turkey risks nullifying the stealth and cutting-edge advantages of fifth-generation fighters like the F-35 and F-22

S-300 vs. F-35: Stealth and Invincible Are Not Exactly Synonyms
October 10, 2018

Israel boasts a broad repertoire of standoff weapons, along with highly advanced electronic warfare systems and enhanced cyber capabilities. Nevertheless, the S-300 in Syria is a deterrent to be reckoned with.

S-300 vs. F-35: Stealth and Invincible Are Not Exactly Synonyms
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