Tag: Rooskies

Rooskies of the Caribbean

Defense Tech: Russian Force to the Caribbean The Russian government is sending one of the world’s largest warships into the Caribbean for a joint naval exercise with Venezuela. This will mark the first time since the end of the Cold War in December 1991 that a Russian naval force will sail that “American sea.” The […]

Friday Linkzookery – 29 Aug 2008

Fighting intensifies in Pakistan’s Northwest If this isn’t out of control already, it’s close. U.S. to Hand Over Security Duties in Anbar to Iraqi Forces If this isn’t under control already, it’s close. We’ll see if things hold as US troops pull back. 11 headless bodies found near Mexico graveyard Why we’re not more concerned […]

Totten on Georgia

The Truth About Russia in Georgia Virtually everyone believes Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili foolishly provoked a Russian invasion on August 7, 2008, when he sent troops into the breakaway district of South Ossetia. “The warfare began Aug. 7 when Georgia launched a barrage targeting South Ossetia,” the Associated Press reported over the weekend in typical […]

Friday Linkzookery – 22 Aug 2008

Linkzookery returns after a two-week hiatus due to technical issues and editorial laziness. A couple of older items are included. Iraq Poised to Revive Oil Contract With China So when are we, like, going to start stealing their oil and stuff? Hangin’ Up The Flight Suit Pinch is retiring from the reserves after 24 years […]