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Army To Cut 40K Troops As ISIS Ranks Swell

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The U.S. Army is cutting 40,000 troops over the course of the next two years. The reduction in the military fighting force will impact all Army domestic and foreign posts, according to USA Today. The cuts in the number of active duty soldiers comes as ISIS ranks continue to increase, and President Obama is still… Read more »

Police Investigate Footage Showing UFOs In Mid-Air Collision Over St. Petersburg — UFO Hunters Say Could Be Exploding UFO Releasing Escape Pod [Video]

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Russian police said they were investigating a mystery incident captured on camera that appears to show the moment that two UFOs collided and exploded mid-air over St. Petersburg — President Vladimir Putin’s hometown — on July 6, 2015. A witness, a Russian student Ana Zhmaeva, recorded the incident. She thought she was filming a mid-air… Read more »

New Arms Race Prompted By Hypersonic Missiles Development?

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New arms race fears have been prompted by the hypersonic missile currently being developed in Russia. The missiles can reportedly transport nuclear warheads and “breach existing missile defense systems,” according to military experts. Russian President Vladimir Putin announced plans to modernize and enhance his military force earlier this year. As previously reported by the Inquisitr,… Read more »

U.S. Military Response To Russia? Warplanes May Be Sent To Europe

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The Air Force may be sending warplanes to Europe as a show of force against Russia. Tensions have been mounting between Russia and the United States and NATO over the ongoing hostilities in the Ukraine. As previously reported by the Inquisitr, President Vladimir Putin is beefing up his nuclear arsenal in what Russian military officials… Read more »

Russia Beefing Up Nuclear Arsenal To Compete In ‘New Arms Race’

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Russia is beefing up its nuclear arsenal. President Vladimir Putin announced plans boost its weaponry by adding more than 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles to its arsenal in 2015. After the statement by Putin on Tuesday, a Russian defense official said that NATO is provoking the former Soviet Union into a “new arms race.” Vladimir… Read more »

US Warship Buzzed: USS Ross Flyby By Russian Aircraft Sparks Tension

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A US warship, the USS Ross, was buzzed by Russian military aircraft in the Black Sea. The Russian planes were “acting aggressively” on Saturday when they were scrambled to head off the American ship, state news agency RIA maintains. The Pentagon has denied the occurrence of any “unusual behavior.” An anonymous Russian military source in… Read more »

Charged for Terrorism: Kiev Captures Alleged Russian Soldiers

Ukrainian military soldiers man a highway checkpoint against allegedly Russian insurgents, two of which might be charged for terrorism

Kiev has announced that a pair of allegedly Russian soldiers captured by the Ukrainian Security Service will be charged for terrorism. The two men facing terrorism charges are being detained in Shchastya, a small town near the Russian border. Ukrainian security chief, Vitaliy Naida, stated that the pair are linked to Russia’s foreign military intelligence… Read more »

Russia Debuts Tanks, Putin Claims To Have ‘Most Powerful Tank In The World’

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Russia debuted its tanks and showcased the nation’s enhanced military might to the world. Vladimir Putin‘s country is expected to publicly unveil “several high-tech combat vehicles” during the country’s World War II Victory Day celebrations scheduled on May 9. The Russian tanks and other weapons will reportedly be the highlight of the annual celebration to… Read more »

Historic Naval Drills Will Be Held Jointly By Russia And China

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Historic naval drills between Russia and China are scheduled to occur late in May in the Mediterranean Sea. The joint navy drills will reportedly be the first time the two nations will engage in military training exercises together in the region. Naval drills between China and Russia have reportedly been held in the Pacific since… Read more »

WWE News: Lana To Receive Huge Push?

WWE News: Lana To Receive Huge Push?

As her man, the now former WWE United States champion Rusev, struggles in combat against John Cena, Lana is reportedly set to receive a big push from the company, according to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter (via LordsofPain). Lana, whose real name is Catherine Joy Perry is currently the on-screen manager for the former “Bulgarian Brute”… Read more »