In 2000, the incoming Bush administration assumed that the United States had entered a period of "strategic pause," during which the risks of war were low and would remain so for several decades. It therefore appeared prudent to contemplate a "military transformation," which meant accepting risks in the near-term to prepare for longer-term dangers. The corollary was that we might skip a generation of defense investments and maintain relatively small forces.... (no need for that, the Pentagon invented "Al Qaeda terrorists")
The Z-Backscatter Van is also capable of identifying low levels of radioactivity from both gamma rays and neutrons with optional Radioactive Threat Detection (RTD) technology. Here’s how it works.....
The Stewart-based 105th Airlift Wing will fly soldiers from Niagara Falls to Newburgh as part of Operation Civil Support.
The exercise at the city’s fire training academy on Randall’s Island helps prepare the state military for chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear or high explosives incidents
The U.S. Army's Future Combat Systems has begun testing of the first Small Unmanned Ground Vehicles (SUGVs) to arrive at Fort Bliss, Texas.
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