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Freedom of Navigation Ops- Black Sea

| January 30, 2021 | 9 Comments
Freedom of Navigation Ops- Black Sea

USS Donald Cook and a Navy P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft The US Navy currently has three warships operating in the Black Sea, a region Russia considers its back yard. USS Porter, a guided-missile destroyer, entered the waters on Thursday, joining two US ships that were already there. USS Donald Cook, another guided-missile destroyer, and the […]

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Putin Is At It Again

| January 19, 2021 | 16 Comments
Putin Is At It Again

If you didn’t read about it in the local newspaper, here it is: Putin’s biggest critic, Alexei Navalny, returned to Moscow with his wife after spending time in a hospital in Germany, recovering from being poisoned. He was arrested as he disembarked from the airplane in Moscow, and will be sitting in a jail cell […]

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Russian Navy Commander Stole Two 13-Ton Bronze Propellers From His Own Destroyer

| January 13, 2021 | 18 Comments
Russian Navy Commander Stole Two 13-Ton Bronze Propellers From His Own Destroyer

Sovremenny DDG Just checked, scrap bronze is now going for $1.82 per pound, which would explain the incentive. First article for a new member of the TAH Bullpen, Andy11M. BY JOSEPH TREVITHICK The Russian Navy says that a former commander of the now-decommissioned Sovremenny class destroyer Bespokoynyy conspired with others and stole the ship’s two […]

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Oh, pooh! Trump Was Right!! Dammit!!!

| January 7, 2021 | 37 Comments
Oh, pooh! Trump Was Right!! Dammit!!!

It appears that the Justice Dept. has had its feelings bruised a bit by being hacked by Russian hackers, along with several other government establishments. Poor things. I feel for them.  No, I really do….. Seriously! Per the article:  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department and the federal court system disclosed on Wednesday that they […]

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Russia’s Federal Security Service Agent Admits Murder Plot

| December 21, 2020 | 15 Comments
Russia’s Federal Security Service Agent Admits Murder Plot

Remember Alexei Anatolievich Navalny? He’s the Russian opposition activist who ran afoul of Vlad and his charming crew, and would up hospitalized from the effects of a nasty nerve agent, Novichok. He’s lucky to be alive. Assassination attempts like this don’t go unnoticed, and there’s more than sufficient means, motive, and opportunity to point fingers. […]

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Russia ups their anti-satellite game

| December 16, 2020 | 9 Comments
Russia ups their anti-satellite game

Thanks to the KoB for sending in this update on Russia’s offensive capabilities. Russia test-fired an anti-satellite missile in its pursuit to turn space into a “warfighting domain,” the U.S. Space Command announced Wednesday. The direct-ascent, anti-satellite missile test took place Tuesday, an official at U.S. Space Command told Fox News. To date, Russia has […]

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Former Army Green Beret pleads guilty to divulging military secrets to Russia

| November 19, 2020 | 21 Comments
Former Army Green Beret pleads guilty to divulging military secrets to Russia

Here’s some real Russian collusion. We talked about this fella a few months back. He’s now plead guilty. A former Army Green Beret pleaded guilty Wednesday to divulging military secrets to Russia about his Special Forces unit’s activities in former Soviet republics. Peter Rafael Dzibinski Debbins, 45, of Gainesville, Virginia, pleaded guilty to a charge […]

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Trump continues being Putin’s bitch

| October 19, 2020 | 8 Comments
Trump continues being Putin’s bitch

From the Washington Post, Trump’s dismissed Putin’s offer of extending the New START nuclear arms control treaty. Trump has criticized the treaty before as unfair. New START required a 36% reduction on deployed ICBMs, SLBMs, and deployed bombers for Russia but a 43% reduction for the US. Similarly, for warheads on those platforms, Russia reduced […]

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