Obama has deployed US special forces troops along Lithuania’s border with “aggressive” Russia

Russia is reportedly deploying nuke-ready missiles in the province of Kaliningrad which borders Lithuania

PRESIDENT Obama has deployed US special forces troops along Lithuania’s border with “aggressive” Russia.

Tensions between Washington and the Kremlin have reached Cold War levels amid reports Vladimir Putin is deploying nuke-ready missiles in the Russian province


China Sends Carrier to S. China Sea Among Tensions

A group of Chinese warships led by the country’s sole aircraft carrier entered the top half of the South China Sea on Monday after passing south of Taiwan, the self-ruled island’s Defense Ministry said of what China has termed a routine exercise.

A general view shows navy soldiers standing on China’s first aircraft carrier


Putin Blames George W. Bush for Current Nuclear Arms Race

If Russia and the US are engaged in another nuclear arms race now, then it is the fault of George W. Bush, who started it by withdrawing from the Anti-Ballistic Missile treaty, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.

“The prerequisites for a new arms race were created after the US withdrew from the Anti-Ballistic Missile treaty.


Obama Legacy, Leaving Indefinite Military Detention Intact


President Barack Obama’s administration will come to an end next month, but the administration will pass on a legal regime that enables President-elect Donald Trump to indefinitely hold alleged terrorism suspects in military detention away from any battlefield.

The administration embraced the concept of “preventive detention,” and in 2012, the authority for indefinite


Trump Twitters: Let China Keep the Drone

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The President-elect engages in another bout of Twitter diplomacy after Washington said Beijing had agreed to return the drone. Image Caption: Tensions have escalated since Mr Trump’s shock election victory

Donald Trump has said the US should let China keep the underwater drone it seized in international waters.


U.S. Coast Guard and Canadian Navy Seize 26 Tons of Cocaine

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More than 26 tons of cocaine worth at least $715 million was brought ashore Thursday in Florida following multiple recent seizures by the U.S. Coast Guard and the Royal Canadian Navy in the eastern Pacific.

Pallets containing more than 26 tons of cocaine worth at least $715 million sit on the flight deck of


Pentagon Demanding China Return Stolen Underwater Drone…Yes, They Stole a Drone

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The Pentagon is demanding that China return an “unlawfully seized” underwater drone after a Chinese warship took the device from waters near a US oceanographic vessel.

U.S. Pentagon in Washington D.C.

“We call upon China to return our UUV immediately, and to comply with all of its obligations under international law,”


China Showing Teeth to Trump Over S. China Sea


China has flown a nuclear-capable bomber outside its borders in a show of force for the first time since US President-elect Donald Trump’s phone call with the president of Taiwan.


The 10-minute telephone call with President Tsai Ing-wen was the first by a US president-elect or president since President Jimmy


Mexico Keeping Troops on Street to Combat Drug Violence

Mexico City (AFP) – Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said Friday troops will remain in the streets to combat drug violence after his defense minister issued a rare complaint about the controversial deployment.

Although Pena Nieto acknowledged that the soldiers and marines have been doing law enforcement tasks that “don’t correspond to them in


Pentagon Confirmation: Russia’s Underwater Nuclear Drone

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The Pentagon has confirmed that a new Russian nuclear delivery drone is real. The undersea drone, which carries an enormous nuclear warhead to destroy coastal cities and military bases, was tested late last month. The test was leaked by unnamed sources to The


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