Monthly Archives: December 2018

Bahrain: a quiet conflict continues to simmer

by Bernd Debusmann Jr. Over the past several years, Shia militants have waged a low-intensity insurgency against the Sunni rulers of the tiny Gulf kingdom of Bahrain, an important frontline in the proxy war between Iran and its rivals in … Continue reading

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China Thinks Its Air Force Can Deter or Even Defeat the US Air Force, and the USAF is Responding

by Darien Cavanaugh. He is writing on politics, foreign policy, global conflict, and weapons platforms has been published at War is Boring, offiziere.ch, The National Interest, Real Clear Defense, Yahoo! News, The Week, Global Comment, and the Center for Securities … Continue reading

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Die Transformation vom chinesischen Drachen zu einem weltgrössten Datenkrake

by Ypsilons 378 Die chinesische Regierung plant das eigene Volk mit einem umfassenden “Sozialkreditsystem” zu überwachen. Damit will sie Ehrlichkeit und Aufrichtigkeit fördern, um den ökonomischen und sozialen Fortschritt voranzutreiben. Dabei sollen “Vertrauensbrecher” hart bestraft werden. Im Reich der Mitte … Continue reading

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