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‘Biden tries to distance US from the mess in the Mideast’
Vice President Joe Biden, by blaming Washington’s allies for the spread of IS in Iraq and Syria, attempted to distance the US from the mess that is emerging in the Middle East, former MI5 agent Annie Machon told RT.

03.10.2014 12:54

Berlin gives green light for arms exports to S.Arabia, Qatar
Germany’s National Security Council has approved export of weapons such as tanks and machine guns to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and several other Arab countries, some of which are accused of backing jihadists, media report.

03.10.2014 14:18

​‘Australia is target for IS as a Western state’
As a Western country Australia is automatically a target of terrorism and the fact that it is sending troops and committing to the war in Iraq doesn’t make much of a difference, Shahram Akbarzadeh, Research Professor, Deakin University told RT.

03.10.2014 13:42

DIY gun-making machine sells out in 36hrs
A milling machine that allows customers to make the body of an AR-15 rifle has sold out in 36 hours. Despite costing $1,200, there was no shortage of buyers as clients wanted to build part of their own gun - with no serial number - in their own homes.

03.10.2014 12:32

​‘IS –useful US foreign policy tool’
Islamic State has been a key foreign policy instrument for the US and a number of its allies and become one of the main drivers of the rebellion in Syria, Charles Shoebridge, security analyst and former British army officer, told RT.

03.10.2014 10:24

‘US troop buildup in E. Europe symbolic gesture to Russia over Ukraine’
The US buildup in the Baltic States and Poland is not exactly the force that will protect these countries or stop an invasion from whomever, so it is a symbolic gesture and a message to Russia, former senior adviser to OSCE Lode Vanoost told RT.

03.10.2014 08:57

3D printer for creating untraceable AR-15 rifles hits market
Defense Distributed has offered a pre-sale of its new milling machine which allows buyers to print and assemble a steel AR-15 rifle in the comfort of their own home. The weapon is completely untraceable.

03.10.2014 01:46

Swiss Red Cross worker killed as ICRC's Donetsk HQ, city center shelled
A Swiss Red Cross worker was killed in Donetsk as the office of the humanitarian organization was shelled, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

02.10.2014 17:02

​Iraq military gets advanced Russian air defense, flame weapons
Russia continues to deliver weapons to Iraqi troops, who got their first batch of state-of-the-art close-range air defense complexes and multiple-launch heavy flame-blast systems to eliminate Islamic State militants.

02.10.2014 11:16

‘Eurofighter too complex for its missions’
Eurofighter Typhoon is large, expensive, relatively unmaneuverable, and hard to maintain to get many sorties per week, Pierre Sprey, designer of the F-16, F-15, and defense analyst, told RT.

02.10.2014 12:49

‘No such thing as surgical strike so civilian casualties in US anti-IS war inevitable’
Previous US efforts to reduce collateral damages are not working, and since there is no such thing as a precision strike or surgical strike, there are always going to be human victims, Derek Monroe, reporter for Foreign Policy in Focus, told RT.

02.10.2014 10:07

‘Obama to be remembered as someone who betrayed his supporters’
President Obama has turned out to be another failed big government president, who put America into a new war, spied on its own citizens, and made a disastrous health care reform, Executive Director of the Libertarian Party Carla Howell told RT.

02.10.2014 08:52

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