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Indian Armed Force 2014

India is a large purchaser of US arms. As a matter of fact 2014 was a milestone year when the U.S. replaced Russia as India's largest supplier of arms. India was our biggest client with 1.9 Billion U.S. military arms shopping bag. Their total purchases were close to 6 Billion for 4014. India overtook China as the largest purchaser of arms.


Al-Qaeda Member’s Tweet Says Leader of Khorasan Group Whacked

The Khorasan Group may be looking for a new leader. If true, this could be a huge blow against the shadowy al-Qaeda spinoff that has set up shop in Syria.


Assailant Tied to Mosque Once Lead by Confidant of al-Awlaki

A convert to Islam returned to his former workplace Thursday, beheading one former co-worker and injuring another with a knife. The company owner, who shot the assailant, halted the violent rampage. However, the suspect is reported to have ties to an imam linked to Anwar al-Awlaki, a high-ranking member of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula

TNVC IR Hunter 35mm Thermal Scope

The IR HUNTER has been designed and built by a team of shooters that has been delivering great thermal sights, industry-wide, for 20 years. They passionately demand reliability and precision from their optics when putting rounds down range no matter the weather conditions, nor the time of day. This drive and commitment lead them to make the best possible thermal scope, and, they did it! It was achieved, 100% here in the USA, and without compromising quality or reliability. That would typically be enough; but the team went a step further, introducing the IR HUNTER thermal weapon sight to market at a highly competitive price.

Marines Busting JROTC Cadets' Chops

OK Marines You Asked For It. For those who have been busting the JROTC Cadet's Chops in the last post of the pushup challenge, watch this to the end. Then decide if these cadets have the right stuff.

Italian army attack helicopter A129 mangusta destroys Taliban positions in Afghanistan

Italy's mission to Afghanistan with the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) coalition was the largest military engagement since WWII.

Italy began to withdrawing it’s forces from Afghanistan from an average of 2,900 Italian ISAF troops to 1,800 soldiers. The withdrawal was to occur by the first quarter of this year. A small contingency of 5-700 will remain by the end of 2014. 53 Italian troops died in the Afghanistan mission. The following is a battle in 2013.

This 10-year Old Kicked This Marine's ? Butt in a Pushup Challenge

10 Year Old Girl Outshines Marine in Push-up Challenge

Pirates Mess With the Wrong Navy, EU Nafvor

Over 200 hostages have been rescued by EU Naval defense forces under operation EU Nafvor. EU Nafvor also named operation Atalanta has been the largest force petrolling Somalian waters the passed 5 years. Hundreds of new pirate attacks have been stopped. And piracy has since dropped by over 95% in 2013.

188 piracy incidents occurred in the first nine months of 2013, down from 233 for the same period last year. Hostage-taking has also fallen markedly, with 266 people taken hostage this year, compared with 458 in the first three quarters of 2012.


United Kingdom Joins Coalition

Safety Harbor Firearms, Inc. SHF R50 Rifle

Safety Harbor Firearms specializes in 50 Cal Upper Conversions (SHTF50) for the AR 15 platform and complete 50 Cal Rifles (SHF R/S50).  SHF started production of .50 cal upper conversions (SHTF 50) in 2003. Complete rifles (SHF R/S50) production started in 2005. Safety Harbor Firearms also produce the KEG (Kompact Entry Gun) AOW shotguns from the Remington 870 and Mossberg 500.


Eric Holder Resigns as Attorney General

Attorney General Eric Holder announced his resignation Thursday, ending a tenure of over five and a half years that was marked by controversy. The resignation will become effective upon confirmation of his successor.


CAPT Lauren Serrano’s Prize-Winning Essay Opposed Women in Combat

Captain Lauren Serrano, the author of the essay that won the 2014 Chase Prize, given out by the Marine Corps Association for a bold essay that “challenges conventional wisdom,” has come under attack. The essay was published in the September 2014 issue of the Marine Corps Gazette.

From One-Stop Knife Shop: Elite Force Military M-3 Medic Bag First Aid Kit - Combat Lifesaver's Bag

Available at One-Stop Knife Shop, this medical kit, commonly known as the Combat Lifesavers kit, the M-3 folding medic bag is packed to the brim with critical use lifesaving supplies, all in a handy carrying bag with shoulder strap.

Each bag has three separate compartments that contain items ranging from pressure dressings & gauze, to a cold pack, to hydrogen peroxide, sutures & hand sanitizer. Please note: the M-3 Medic bag does not contain controlled medications, needles, or fluid replenishers such as saline / Lactated Ringers.

German Troops in Afghanistan

54 German troopers and 3 police officers out of a contingency of 5350 deployed have died in Afghanistan in the War on Terror. 247 were injured. The troops operate largely in the quieter North of Afghanistan, but KIA and casualties were while fulfilling the International Security Assistance Force Mission