US Army Ordered Additional Counterfire Radar

US Army Ordered Additional Counterfire Radar

The U.S. Army ordered additional AN/TPQ-53 counterfire radar systems, as announced by Lockheed Martin at 8:08 ET, April 24, 2017. Per a $1.6 billion order-dependent contract, Lockheed Martin will produce more of the AN/TPQ-53 systems, specifically designed to protect soldiers by counteracting enemy fire. Sites for indirect enemy fire can be discovered, classified, tracked, and identified with […]

Nikki Haley Demands Engagement to Stop Syria Civil War

Nikki Haley Demands Engagement to Stop Syria Civil War

Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, is demanding engagement from the U.N. Security Council to stop the civil war in Syria. Her emboldened statements come after a chemical attack by the Syrian government, on Tuesday, March 4, 2017, that killed dozens of civilians, including many children. An emergency Security Council meeting convened in response to the assault. […]

EU Extends OSCE Satellite Monitoring Mission

EU Extends OSCE Satellite Monitoring Mission

On Friday, March 24, 2017, the European Union (EU) decided to extend its support for the Organization for Security and Cooperation (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission’s (SMM’s) use of satellite surveillance in the Ukraine conflict. This support will come in the form of 3 million euros ($3.2 million US funds) and will be distributed through the […]