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Three New Partners Sign on for Convergence 2017

We are pleased to announce that three new partners have signed on to join us at Convergence, 6-8 November at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Indianapolis Fire Department, Indiana State Department of Health, and...


Mattis demurs on future of ‘triad’

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis said on 9 August that his support for the submarine arm of the US nuclear ‘triad’ of delivery systems – strategic nuclear submarines (SSBNs), silo-based intercontinental ballistic missiles...


Can SF plan for surviving a North Korean nuclear strike?

As President Trump reacts to Pyongyang’s nuclear belligerence against the U.S. with a threat of unleashing “fire and fury” on North Korea, local governments have begun worrying about whether they should revive a fixture...


Donald Trump & Kim Jong-Un Need To Find A Diplomatic Off-Ramp

Image by The Official Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) Photostream – flickr.com By Daryl G. KimballWASHINGTON DC, Aug 9 2017 (IPS) WASHINGTON DC, 9 August 2017 (IPS) — Just six months into the administration...


China holds wargames as North Korea tensions spike

Shanghai (AFP) Aug 8, 2017 – The Chinese navy and air force flexed their muscles in live-fire drills in seas adjacent to the Korean Peninsula, the defence ministry said, amid regional tensions over North...


Iranian drone buzzes US naval jet in Gulf: US

Washington (AFP) Aug 8, 2017 – An Iranian drone flew within 100 feet (30 meters) of a US Naval jet Tuesday as the American plane was trying to land on an aircraft carrier in...

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