According to a new design specification from the Military-Industrial Commission in Moscow, a transport aircraft, dubbed PAK TA, will fly at supersonic speeds (up to 2,000 km/h) and will boast an impressively high payload of up to 200 tons. It will also have a range of at least 7,000 kilometers.
Israeli expert: "We'll see more radical Netanyahu" ~ link ~ The most evil and dangerous 'leader' on Earth has been empowered, and the entire world will pay a major price for this!!! Stirling
Netanyahu’s win in the election despite a devastating Gaza war, deteriorating economic situation, and increasing political isolation will only encourage him to continue doing exactly the same, says Dr. Ishay Landa from the Open University of Israel.
RT: Why was Netanyahu so convincing to voters and why were the polls so wrong as you see it?
Dr. Ishay Landa: I think that Netanyahu succeeded because he worked on what he excels in doing which is really this kind of scaremongering, depicting the situation in black-white terms, “it’s us against them, the Jews against the Arabs.” And sadly I have to say that has a strong purchase on the Israeli voter. A lot of people actually believe that… And this kind of fear mongering paid off big time for Netanyahu this time again.
Russian-led military bloc ready to send peacekeepers to eastern Ukraine ~ link ~
The head of the CSTO military bloc says the organization is ready to send peacekeepers to Donbass once such a move is sanctioned by the United Nations.
The CSTO is a military bloc uniting six ex-Soviet nations - Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Russia. Currently, Russia holds the rotating presidency of the organization.
Israeli armored bulldozers and supporting armor conduct incursion of Rafah in Gaza ~ link ~ This is how Bibi 666 Netanyahu celebrates his latest political victory, making life even harder for those trapped in the largest open air prison on Earth. Stirling
Witnesses said four bulldozers and vehicles belonging to the Israeli military conducted an incursion into the southern town in Gaza, where Egyptian forces demolished over 1,000 homes earlier this week to create a so-called buffer zone.
Egyptian officials said Tuesday that the country’s military had razed to the ground at least 1,020 homes in Rafah, near the border with southern Gaza Strip, in the second phase of an operation to create a buffer zone with the Israeli-besieged territory.
In a separate development on Thursday, Israeli naval forces also opened fire at Palestinian fishermen across the al-Sudaniya coastline off Gaza City, the Palestinian news agency cited witnesses and sources as saying.