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Key Point: Israel and China have reasons to deny it.
The J-10 “Vigorous Dragon” is a mainstay of China’s effort to modernize its large fleet of single-engine jet fighters, with 350 already in service.… read the full article
Key point: Moscow and Berlin worked together to destroy Poland.
On August 23, 1939, Soviet Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, V.P. Potemkin, waited at the Moscow Airport for Joachim von Ribbentrop, Foreign Minister of Nazi Germany.… read the full article
Key Point:Two Israeli companies together have tested a new, supersonic air-launched ballistic missile with a conventional warhead that could allow fighters to strike heavily-defended targets at long range.… read the full article
Key point: Needs more testing before it becomes operational.
The Navy’s electromagnetic railgun is undergoing what officials described as “essentially a shakedown” of critical systems before finally installing a tactical demonstrator aboard a surface warship, the latest sign that the once-beleaguered supergun may actually end up seeing combat.… read the full article
Key point: The Soviet Union was more worried about international appearances than the lives of its citizens.
If you’re a sailor on a Russian submarine that sinks in the middle of the ocean, don’t expect much sympathy from the Kremlin.… read the full article
Key point: China is still looking to expand its logistical support fleet as it continues to modernize its air force.
For a nation that boasts of developing an advanced stealth fighter, it seems strange that China would need to buy warplanes from its former rival Russia.… read the full article