Pakistan and Afghan forces have clashed on the border near Parachinar, and villagers on the Pakistan side have fled and evacuated as the army moves in Artillery. The area is also the scene of much ethnic fighting earlier this month, with Sunni and Shia clashing over control of a shrine since last October.
China continues research into “Carrier Killer” missiles, and they are reported to be equipping Dongfeng missiles with infrared seeker technology.Â Continue reading “China Continues Reasearch on Carrier and Cruiser Killer Missiles”
The White HouseÂ again called for Aung San Suu Kyi’sÂ release by the Military and Communist aligned government of Myanmar (aka Burma) today. Aung San Suu Kyi has spent 11 years out of the past 18 in detention after winning the democratic leadership of Burma in free elections.
Since then then the Military has armed up with aid from China, postioned troops on the border, and arrested many dissidents. They also continue the war against the Karen rebels, pushing many refugees into Thailand.
Utilitarian Walls don’t have to be ugly, witness these murals on the T-Rail walls nearÂ Baghdad’s Abu NawasÂ Fish-market.
The Bristish foreign office is again appealing to a radical Cleric aligned with Al Qaida, and wanted in JordanÂ to gainÂ the release of a BBC reporter held hostage by terrorists in Palestine. If they didn’t learn from their last dealing with the devil, Abu Qatada, then I question their sanity. Continue reading “British Foreign Office Deals with the Devil Again”
In hearing today one of the “Fort Dix Six” terrorists was denied bail. He says he’sÂ harmless, but the judge didn’t think so. Continue reading “Fort Dix Six Update”