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  • Arms trafficking case in U.S. court spotlights Haiti’s illegal weapons problem

    A Haiti-born gun shop owner is on trial in Fort Lauderdale for shipping a cache of high-powered firearms and ammunition to Haiti in a truck out of Palm Beach County. A parallel investigation has led to several indictments and the arrest of ex-President Michel Martelly’s police chief..

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  • The U.S. Navy's New Stealth Destroyer's: A Laser-Armed Warship?

    Kris Osborn Security, Some big upgrades could be coming soon.  As the Navy commissions its second Zumwalt-class stealthy new destroyer, the service is expanding the strategic scope for the attack vessels and engineering the ships for new weapons, improved sensors and advanced applications of Artificial Intelligence and cloud technologies. Beneath the highly visible shadow of its first-in-class stealthy USS Zumwalt destroyer, the Navy has been quietly making rapid progress with its second...

    The National Interest
  • Trump is putting the U.S. on a refreshing new foreign policy path

    For all the blunt-force trauma Donald Trump inflicts on the norms of presidential behavior, the nation’s politics and comity, he’s just launched another remarkable diplomatic initiative that sets the United

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  • Trump is putting the U.S. on a refreshing new foreign policy path

    For all the blunt-force trauma Donald Trump inflicts on the norms of presidential behavior, the nation’s politics and comity, he’s just launched another remarkable diplomatic initiative that sets the United

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  • Trump is putting the U.S. on a refreshing new foreign policy path

    For all the blunt-force trauma Donald Trump inflicts on the norms of presidential behavior, the nation’s politics and comity, he’s just launched another remarkable diplomatic initiative that sets the United

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  • How the U.S. Navy's New Aircraft Carriers (Armed with F-35s) Could Be Unstoppable

    Kris Osborn Security, Some big upgrades are coming.  The Navy is making lethality enhancing “modifications” to its next two new Ford-class aircraft carriers, to include weapons-oriented ship-adjustments intended to further increase overall aircraft carrier combat effectiveness. The initiatives, according to Navy statements, involve specific aircraft carrier modifications intended to, among other things, improve the maritime warfighting potential of how a carrier integrates with the...

    The National Interest
  • Armed with new power, Democrats push for stricter U.S. gun laws

    Democratic lawmakers are pushing stricter gun laws in statehouses across the country, emboldened by sweeping electoral victories in 2018 and confident that public opinion is on their side a year after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

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