RIMPAC involves 26 nations, 38 ships, four submarines, over 170 aircraft and 25,000 personnel in the world’s largest international maritime exercise.
The right has used this phrase for others, but doesn't think it should apply to them.
- Ukrayinska Pravda
VALENTYNA ROMANENKO - WEDNESDAY, 17 AUGUST 2022, 18:40 Soldiers of the "Sonechko" [Sunshine] volunteer special unit from Transcarpathia have captured a Russian T-72B tank during a successful operation in the Donetsk region.
DOJ officials were alarmed by surveillance footage of the Mar-a-Lago room where classified info was being stored, report says
Officials decided to request a warrant to search Mar-a-Lago after new evidence emerged about classified information kept there, the NYT reported.
- USA TODAY
A photo of Donald Trump at a golf tournament has been digitally altered to add extra fat and wrinkles to his face.
There was nothing there! It wasn't important! It was planted! It was auto-declassified! Obama!
- NY Daily News
Donald Trump Jr. got so worked up speaking about the FBI’s search to recover confidential documents from his father’s home last week that it even caused critics of the former president’s namesake to wonder about his well-being. The Atlantic writer Molly Jong-Fast posted the 44-year-old scion’s rapid-fire rant, which included a nonstop stream of loosely connected grievances running the gamut ...
- Business Insider
The US has been quietly giving Ukraine radar-hunting missiles that could really be a problem for Russia
The presence of AGM-88 High-speed Anti-Radiation Missiles in Ukraine will make Russian troops think twice before powering up their radars.
Former Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas outlined the branches of the 'Trump Crime Family' on Twitter
Parnas posted a tweet chain highlighting how Giuliani, his former boss, was Trump's "consigliere," and the roles each Trump child played.
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- CBS News
The two experts talked with "Intelligence Matters" host Michael Morell about China's reaction to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan earlier this month.
Alex Jones turns on Donald Trump and backs Ron DeSantis, a sign that Trump may be losing his grip on the far-right
Jones said he will no longer "pigheadedly" back Donald Trump. Instead, he is backing DeSantis, who he says went from "awesome" to "unbelievably good."
- Business Insider
Putin brags that Russian weapons are 'years, perhaps even decades' ahead of rivals as his army pulls old Soviet-era tanks out of deep storage due to losses in Ukraine
Heavy armor losses in Ukraine forced Russia to pull obsolete tanks out of storage to replace more modern tanks destroyed or damaged in combat.
Trump may have hung onto documents at Mar-a-Lago because he saw something 'personally advantageous,' New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman speculates
Trump's home at Mar-a-Lago was raided by the FBI last week. They seized 11 sets of classified documents.
Matt Gaetz's Republican primary opponent suggests he is the possible FBI Mar-a-Lago informant in new attack ad
The attack ad against longtime Trump ally Rep. Matt Gaetz is the latest allegation as Trump's inner circle tries to root out a possible FBI informant.
- Ukrayinska Pravda
After explosions in Crimea, Russians move their aircraft to territory of the Russian Federation Ukrainian intelligence
ALONA MAZURENKO - WEDNESDAY, 17 AUGUST, 19:10 After the recent explosions at Russian airfields in occupied Crimea, the Russians began moving their combat aircraft to the Russian Federation and deep into the peninsula.
- The New Voice of Ukraine
Ukraine considers the Crimean bridge, which connects the Russian-occupied Ukrainian peninsula with Russia, an illegal construction and a legitimate military target, Advisor to the head of the President's Office Mykhailo Podolyak said in an interview with the UK’s Guardian newspaper on Aug 16.
- The Hill
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- The New York Times
ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine — They sneak down darkened alleys to set explosives. They identify Russian targets for Ukrainian artillery and long-range rockets provided by the United States. They blow up rail lines and assassinate Ukrainian officials they consider collaborators with the Russians. Slipping back-and-forth across the front lines, the guerrilla fighters are known in Ukraine as partisans, and in recent weeks they have taken an ever more prominent role in the war, rattling Russian forces by h
Taliban military aircraft roared over the Afghan capital on Wednesday as the group's defence ministry tested out recently repaired hardware, much of it left behind by foreign militaries and acquired since the Taliban seized power a year ago. Aircraft, including helicopters and at least one plane, flew low over Kabul skies near the airport, including what appeared to be at least one Russian-made MI-24 attack helicopter and two other American-made aircraft. A defence ministry spokesperson, Enayatullah Khowarazmi, told Reuters the Taliban had recently repaired some helicopters and were conducting the flyovers as a test.
- Ukrayinska Pravda
Reznikov: News about soldier Ivanov who destroyed 12 HIMARS with Kalashnikov assault rifle is nonsense
VALENTYNA ROMANENKO - WEDNESDAY, 17 AUGUST 2022, 13:54 Since the beginning of the war against the Russian aggressor, Ukraine hasn't lost a single multiple launch rocket system HIMARS provided by foreign partners.