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  • This Combat Diver Delivery Unit Is a Crazy Fast Speed Boat That Turns Into a Sub

    09/15/2017 9:27:36 PM PDT · by sukhoi-30mki · 13 replies
    The Drive ^ | SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 | JOSEPH TREVITHICK
    It’s something of an open secret that maritime special operations forces around the world rely on a wide array of highly specialized water craft, such as high-speed, low-profile speed boats, miniature submarines, and more. Now, one company, SubSea, is trying to combine a number of these features into single design it calls the Diver Delivery Unit (DDU), which can transform from a speedboat to a mini sub and back again. The DDU concept is centered on a symmetrical twin-hull design, both of which could carry personnel or other equipment. The United Kingdom-based firm says the final arrangement will be both...
  • London train explosion treated as terror incident; 18 people taken to hospital (ROP Alert)

    09/15/2017 4:36:35 AM PDT · by God luvs America · 51 replies
    CNBC ^ | Sam Meredith
    Several people were injured at a London underground station on Friday, after an explosion on a rush hour commuter tube train. The London Ambulance service said 18 people had been taken to a number of different hospitals on Friday morning, while no-one is believed to have suffered "serious or life-threatening" injuries. London police said they were treating the blast at Parsons Green tube station in West London as a terrorist incident.
  • Trump responds to terror on London subway with call for 'larger, tougher' travel ban

    09/15/2017 7:47:26 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 45 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | September 15, 2017 | Anna Giaritelli
    President Trump responded Friday to reports of a terrorist attack aboard the London subway with a tweet that his travel ban against six Middle Eastern countries "should be far larger." "The travel ban into the United States should be far larger, tougher and more specific-but stupidly, that would not be politically correct!" Trump tweeted Friday morning. President Trump responded Friday to reports of a terrorist attack aboard the London subway with a tweet that his travel ban against six Middle Eastern countries "should be far larger." "The travel ban into the United States should be far larger, tougher and more...
  • Report: Britain Makes More Than One Terror-Related Arrest Per Day On Average

    09/14/2017 9:44:17 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 7 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 09/14/2017 | Jacob Bojesson
    More than one person per day on average is arrested for a terror-related offense in the U.K., according to government figures released Thursday. There were 379 terror-related arrests during a 12-month period ending in June. The figure marks a 68 percent increase from the year before and is the highest since the government started collecting data in 2001. More than 90 percent of all offenses are related to Islamic fundamentalism. Three major terror attacks have taken place in the country since March. Of the 379 arrests, 12 are related to the Westminster attack in March, 23 are connected to the...
  • Saudi Eurofighter Typhoon Crashes During Combat Mission In Yemen, Killing The Pilot

    09/14/2017 8:15:38 PM PDT · by sukhoi-30mki · 8 replies
    The Aviationist ^ | Sep 14 2017 | David Cenciotti
    A Royal Saudi Air Force Typhoon has crashed in Yemen’s southern province of Abyan, Yemen, killing the pilot. A RSAF Typhoon combat aircraft involved in a mission against Houthi fighters over Yemen crashed into a mountain in Al Wade’a district on Sept. 13, 2017. The pilot, identified as Mahna al-Biz, died in the incident that follows the one of a UAE pilot, who was also reportedly killed in another crash in Yemen last week, said Yemen’s Saba news agency. According to the first (unconfirmed) reports on social networks, the aircraft suffered a technical failure during a CAS (Close Air Support)...
  • Nigel Farage: Immigration & Islam

    09/10/2017 3:03:57 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 6 replies
    BitChute ^ | 10 September 2017 | Nigel Farage
    Video [censored off of You Tube] about immigration, islamification
  • My worries over this vulgar Hollywoodising of the young royals

    09/07/2017 5:30:12 AM PDT · by C19fan · 34 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | September 7, 2017 | Max Hastings
    Prince Harry’s girlfriend, gorgeous U.S. soap star Meghan Markle, stars on the cover of the forthcoming issue of Vanity Fair, in which she is billed as his likely wife. She herself says: ‘We’re two people who are really happy and in love.’ To make the front of Vanity Fair is the dream of every Hollywood actress. Even the biggest and best would kiss the shoes of veteran editor Graydon Carter for the privilege.
  • After Experiencing British And U.S. Health Care, This Family Says Single-Payer Is Abominable

    09/06/2017 8:36:15 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 32 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 09/05/2017 | Jayme Metzgar
    As the GOP’s latest, half-hearted effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act crashed and burned this summer, the Left celebrated. President Obama’s signature policy lives. Still, it’s not at all certain that it won’t soon succumb to natural causes. As insurers continue to flee the Obamacare markets, choices are reduced, plans are canceled, and premiums skyrocket, we’re left with a status quo that appears unsustainable.If replacing Obamacare is not a matter of “if” but “when,” the billion-dollar question is: what will that replacement look like? With Republicans floundering and much of their congressional delegation too cowardly to give free-market...
  • Edinburgh University law student, 21, who mocked ISIS on Facebook is probed (trunc)

    09/05/2017 12:30:40 PM PDT · by ItsOnlyDaryl · 11 replies
    daily mail ^ | 9.4.17 | Amie Gordon
    Full title: Edinburgh University law student, 21, who mocked ISIS on Facebook is probed by college bosses over it being a HATE crime that 'puts minority students at risk' Read more: Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook A law student is under investigation by his university after allegedly mocking ISIS on social media and 'putting minority students at risk and in a state of panic'.
  • Queen 'preparing to STEP DOWN from throne so Prince Charles can take over', butler claims

    09/04/2017 11:29:59 AM PDT · by Eddie01 · 165 replies
    Daily Express ^ | 9-4-2017 | Matt Drake
    Queen Elizabeth II, 91, is the longest reigning monarch and allegedly held a meeting as recently as two weeks ago to begin the process. Her Majesty is said to have decided that if she is still on the throne at the age of 95 then she will request the Regency Act to come into force. The Regency Act would make Charles a Prince Regent and a King in all but name. Under the Act, the Queen would remain head of state but would have reduced duties without abdicating the throne. [snip]
  • Former Labour MP says Left turning blind eye to Muslim rape gangs for fear of being called “racist”

    09/04/2017 9:49:39 AM PDT · by Mr. Mojo · 27 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 1 September 2017 | Claire Ellicot
    The Left is turning a blind eye to sex grooming gangs for fear of being branded racist, a sacked Labour MP has said. Sarah Champion was dismissed from the shadow front bench last month for saying that Britain has a ‘problem’ with British Pakistani men exploiting white girls. In her first interview since then, the former shadow women and equalities secretary said the ‘floppy left’ was failing vulnerable children with its silence. In a newspaper piece last month, the MP said: ‘Britain has a problem with British Pakistani men raping and exploiting white girls.’ She quit her role after the...
  • TERROR WARNING: Britain home to 35,000 Islamist fanatics, says security chief

    09/03/2017 7:13:58 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 32 replies
    Express UK ^ | 08/31/2017 | Tom Wordon
    BRITAIN is home to up to 35,000 fanatical Islamists - with 3,000 of them “worrying” MI5, Europe’s top anti-terrorism official said today. European Union's counter-terrorism co-ordinator Gilles de Kerchove singled out the UK as having more radicalised muslims than any other country in Europe. Mr de Kerchove also warned Islamic State will attempt a cyber-attack on nuclear power stations or air traffic control systems within five years - possibly by paying Russian hackers to break into vital computer systems. The official, who is in regular contact with security services, as well as terror experts and governments around Europe, said: “The...
  • Woman Who Falsely Accused 15 Men of Rape Sentenced

    08/30/2017 8:30:00 AM PDT · by joma89 · 29 replies
    PJ Media ^ | August 29, 2017 | Tom Knighton
    Jemma Beale, a UK citizen, has accused 15 men of rape. One of the accused fled the country rather than serve time. Another spent two years in prison because of Beale's accusations. Now she's going to prison, because it turns out all her accusations were bollocks: A fantasist who made up bogus rape and sex assault claims against 15 men in three years for "attention" has been jailed for 10 years. ... The 25-year-old would injure herself and use self-inflicted cuts and bruises against the 15 victims she falsely accused of sex attacks -- including one who fled the country...
  • Kim turns on Britain! Furious North Korea calls UK soldiers "mercenaries" for joining...

    08/22/2017 9:00:20 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 22 replies
    Mirror ^ | 22 AUG 2017 | STEPHEN JONESPATRICK LION
    Kim turns on Britain! Furious North Korea calls UK soldiers "mercenaries" for joining huge American-led military drill Forces from the UK and Australia are helping 70,000 American and South Korean troops prepare for a nuclear strike - but they have been labelled "war maniacs" North Korea despot Kim Jong-un has labelled British Army soldiers nothing more than "mercenaries" after they took part in US-led military drills. Dramatic images yesterday showed armed forces playing out a mock terror drill in South Korea - brandishing guns and wearing biohazard suits. It's since emerged that soldiers from the UK and Australia are helping...
  • Government orders crackdown on car and van hire rentals after Barcelona terror attack

    08/20/2017 8:30:46 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 36 replies
    Evening Standard ^ | August 20, 2017 | Jonathan Mitchell
    British drivers will face extra checks when renting cars and vans to ensure they are not extremists in the wake of a string of deadly terror attacks using vehicles. Ministers are ordering the crackdown amid growing concern over how easily extremists are renting vehicles and using them to mow down pedestrians in attacks. It comes after 14 people were killed when terrorists ploughed into passersby in Barcelona and seaside town of Cambrils on Thursday. This year in the UK, vehicles have been at the centre of deadly attacks on Westminster, London Bridge and Finsbury Park. The incidents sparked suggestions van...
  • RAF planes could be sent to spy on North Korea's nuclear bases after US asks for help...

    08/19/2017 5:39:05 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 11 replies
    Mirror ^ | 10 AUG 2017 | CHRIS HUGHES
    RAF planes could be sent to spy on North Korea's nuclear bases after US asks for help hunting Kim Jong-un's missile stocks The RAF has been asked to join an international spy operation over the rogue state to pinpoint military bases BY CHRIS HUGHES 22:21, 10 AUG 2017 UPDATED13:21, 11 AUG 2017 As North Korea ramps up threats to unleash missile strikes , the US has called on Britain to help find Kim Jong-un ’s military bases. The RAF has been asked to join an international spy operation over the rogue state to pinpoint nuclear sites and artillery batteries. US...
  • [Moslem] rapists handed lower sentences because their victims were white [UK]

    08/14/2017 10:22:05 AM PDT · by Mr. Mojo · 16 replies
    The Express ^ | August 12, 2017 | ZOIE O'BRIEN
    ASIAN RAPE gangs who target white teenagers are not handed longer jail sentences because of political correctness and fear among the judiciary, the Government’s senior legal advisor has said. Young, white girls have been brutally raped and sexually abused by extensive gangs of Asian men in towns and cities across Britain - yet when it comes to sentencing - the race aspect has been largely ignored, he claimed. Now legal experts are calling for British judges to properly defend the girls who are targeted because of their skin colour. The claims followed a horrific court case in Newcastle this week...
  • F-35B perfrom maiden Ski Jump with ASRAAM and Paveway IV weapons

    08/13/2017 9:30:03 PM PDT · by sukhoi-30mki · 18 replies
    aviation analysis wing ^ | August 13, 2017
    The Short Take-off Vertical Landing (STOVL) F-35B Lightning II test aircraft has performed maiden land based Ski Jump with on board UK specific weapons. The BF-2 aircraft piloted by Peter "Wizzer" Wilson performed the Ski Jump with Paveway IV LGB & MBDA ASRAAM short range air to air missile, from the Naval Air Station in Patuxent River, Maryland, United States. Four 500 lb Paveway IV laser guided bombs and two MBDA ASRAAM were integrated on external under wing pylons. Both of them can also carried in the internal weapon bay. This external weapon load out will be employed when payload...
  • UK will face Islamist terror threat for next 30 years, former MI5 chief warns

    08/13/2017 7:30:06 PM PDT · by Mr. Mojo · 19 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 11 AUGUST 2017 | AUGUST 2017
    The UK is likely to face an Islamist terrorist threat for the next 30 years, the former head of MI5 has warned. Jonathan Evans, who stepped down as director general of the spy agency in 2013, described the threat as a “generational problem” which will take decades to tackle. Lord Evans also claimed the Westminster Bridge attack earlier this year may have had an energising effect on extremists. Meanwhile, he said he would be “very surprised” if Russia had not tried to interfere in the UK's last general election. Lord Evans, who now sits in the House of Lords as...
  • 'Easy meat': Mass-rape of white girls by Muslim gang

    08/11/2017 3:17:36 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 59 replies
    WND ^ | 08/10/2017 | Liam Clancy
    Seventeen men and one woman were found guilty of a host of sexual crimes against young women – many of them children – after a massive “grooming gang” was uncovered in Newcastle, England. The gang, made up of mostly Muslim Middle Easterners and South Asians (commonly referred to as just “Asian” in the U.K.) preyed upon white British girls, plying them with alcohol, marijuana, mephedrone and other drugs. The victims of sexual abuse were between the ages of 13 and 25. They were drugged unconscious and then raped or pressured into sex through physical or emotional abuse. According to the...