All U.S. Navy Submarines are Nuclear Powered (But That Could Change)

Key point: AIP subs are affordable and, when piloted by a competent crew, can sink carriers. Nuclear-powered submarines have traditionally held a decisive edge in endurance, stealth and speed over cheaper diesel submarines. However, new Air Independent Propulsion (AIP) technology has significantly narrowed the performance gap on a new generation of submarines that cost a fraction…

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Mexico asks FBI to help probe killing of Americans

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico on Sunday invited the FBI to participate in the investigation of an attack in its north that killed nine dual citizens of the United States and Mexico. Click Here: liverpool mens jersey The Foreign Ministry said it made the invitation through a diplomatic note to the U.S. embassy in Mexico.…

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Mexico invites US to join investigation of ambush that killed mothers and children

The Mexican government has invited the FBI to participate in the investigation into the attack on three carloads of women and children from an isolated community just south of the Arizona border.  In a joint statement Sunday, Mexico’s Security and Citizen Protection Secretariat and Foreign Relations Secretariat said the FBI would be invited to “accompany” investigators…

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Democrats need to stop being such babies about Barack Obama

Pete Buttigieg got in hot water with many loyal Democrats on Sunday when the Los Angeles Times reported that he cited the “failures of the Obama era” as part of why Trump’s election happened. This inspired furious outrage from liberal partisans and party apparatchiks — only soothed (and tweets deleted) when the reporter said he…

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Hong Kong clashes rage on university campus and business district

Hong Kong (AFP) – Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters fought intense battles with riot police on a university campus and paralysed the city’s upmarket business district Tuesday, extending one of the most violent stretches of unrest seen in more than five months of political chaos. The confrontations followed a particularly brutal day on Monday, when police…

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