NATO Launches #TridentJuncture15 Biggest #War Games Since 9/11

NATO has started its biggest exercise since 2002 with 36,000 international troops from 30 states, including non-NATO nations, participating in the drills which are taking place at sea, in the air and across the territory of three European states. The alliance has kicked off its massive “Trident Juncture 2015” exercises which will last until November 16. Along with the NATO member states, seven more partner nations are participating in the drills: Australia, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Finland, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Sweden and Ukraine. Source: 36,000 troops, 200 aircraft & 60 vessels: NATO launches biggest war games in … Continue reading NATO Launches #TridentJuncture15 Biggest #War Games Since 9/11

#Ukraine’s Poroshenko bashes #Russia(#Putin) at UN General Assembly

  Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has used his speech at the UN General Assembly to once again accuse Moscow of aggression against his country and urge other UN members to limit Russia’s veto power at the Security Council.Ukraine has become … Continue reading #Ukraine’s Poroshenko bashes #Russia(#Putin) at UN General Assembly

#Ukraine trial of captured #Russian soldiers begins

(CNN)The trial of two alleged Russian soldiers captured in eastern Ukraine opened Tuesday in Kiev, the Ukrainian capital. The two men, Yevhen Yarofeev and Oleksandr Aleksandrov, are accused of “military aggression against Ukraine” and terrorist activity. Ukraine’s chief military prosecutor, Anatoliy Matios, has said he will demand the “maximum sanction” — life sentences. Source: Ukraine trial of captured Russian soldiers begins – CNN.com Continue reading #Ukraine trial of captured #Russian soldiers begins

Second Round of A-10 Warthogs Deployed To Europe #NWO #NATO #OAR

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — The Warthogs are on their way to Europe again, U.S. military officials announced late Friday.Twelve A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft and about 300 airmen from the 23rd Wing at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., will deploy to bases across … Continue reading Second Round of A-10 Warthogs Deployed To Europe #NWO #NATO #OAR

95,000 Russian troops in largest military exercise #falsflag #Redflag #NWO

Russia’s defense ministry described the operation, which began on Monday, as the “most large-scale drill of 2015.”The war games are taking place at 20 sites across Russia’s central military district, one of four formations of the country’s armed forces. More … Continue reading 95,000 Russian troops in largest military exercise #falsflag #Redflag #NWO

US to begin training #Ukraine’s active-duty military – Stripes

  U.S. paratroops will soon begin training members of Ukraine’s active-duty military, expanding a program in western Ukraine that began by providing support for the country’s newly formed national guard.Troops with the Vicenza, Italy-based 173rd Airborne Brigade will train up … Continue reading US to begin training #Ukraine’s active-duty military – Stripes

“F-22s in Poland “- Stripes #WarDrums

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — Just three days after touching down in Germany, two of the F-22 fighter planes on their inaugural deployment to Europe have jetted east to conduct training with the Polish air force.The Raptors arrived at Lask Air Base in central Poland on Monday, a spokesman with U.S. Air Forces in Europe–Air Forces Africa confirmed. The Associated Press reported the jets were to carry out combat air exercises for a day with their Polish counterparts. Source: 2 F-22s make short visit to Poland – News – Stripes Continue reading “F-22s in Poland “- Stripes #WarDrums

Guardsman killed in protests as Ukraine MPs back more autonomy for rebel regions | Reuters

A national guardsman was killed and nearly 90 others protecting Ukraine’s parliament were wounded by grenades hurled by protesters on Monday, the Interior Ministry said, as deputies backed reforms to give more autonomy to rebel-held areas.The violence, which Interior Minister Arsen Avakov blamed on the main nationalist party, and division in the pro-Western camp in parliament suggested President Petro Poroshenko faces an uphill battle to push through key parts of a faltering peace agreement reached in February for eastern Ukraine. Source: Guardsman killed in protests as Ukraine MPs back more autonomy for rebel regions | Reuters Continue reading Guardsman killed in protests as Ukraine MPs back more autonomy for rebel regions | Reuters

US To Send Lockheed Martin F-22 Fighter Jets To Europe To Counter Russia Amid Ukraine Crisis

“The United States is set to send Lockheed Martin Corp.’s F-22 fighter jets to Europe to help NATO allies counter Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, U.S. Air Force Secretary Deborah James said Monday. The latest deployment is reportedly in line with U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter’s recent call for a strong and balanced approach toward Russia. “Russia’s military activity in the Ukraine continues to be of great concern to us and to our European allies,” James said at a news conference at the Pentagon, according to Reuters, adding: “For the air force an F-22 deployment is certainly on the strong side of the … Continue reading US To Send Lockheed Martin F-22 Fighter Jets To Europe To Counter Russia Amid Ukraine Crisis

Ukraine shifts closer to open war with recent attacks

“Renewed fighting in Ukraine has claimed the lives of dozens of civilians and soldiers in the past two weeks alone. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin have both called emergency war councils since Aug. 4, as the ceasefire and diplomacy have further broken down. In its recent reports, the Ukrainian military has used the phrase “most shelling in six months” multiple times, and with increasing frequency.” Ukraine shifts closer to open war with recent attacks. Continue reading Ukraine shifts closer to open war with recent attacks