Christian Sorensen

Newsbud Exclusive Report- A Distillation DOD Spending Spree for September 2016

DOD SPENDING SPREE- SEPTEMBER 2016, PART I FOREIGN MILITARY SALES (FMS) – Through FMS, the U.S. government procures and transfers materiel to allied nations and international organizations. AM General received $108,766,885 to provide Afghanistan with 433 HMMWV. BAE Systems received $53,868,769 to upgrade and repair 32 M109A5 Howitzers for Brazil. Barber-Nichols Inc. received $10,744,868 for […]

Newsbud Exclusive- US Escalates Proxy War with Iran in Yemen

The Deployment of Iranian Warships to the Gulf of Aden: A Response to US Military Activity in the Persian Gulf & its direct involvement in the Saudi war in Yemen On Wednesday the USS Nitze fired Tomahawk cruise missiles at three coastal radar sites in Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen after the US Navy said rebels […]

Syria ‘Cease-Fire’ Brings U.S. & Russia Closer to War

Russia Ramps Up Military Presence in Syria to Deter U.S. Attack On October 3, the United States announced that it is suspending talks with Russia over the conflict in Syria, accusing Moscow of not living up to its commitments under the September 9 cease-fire agreement as well as its obligations under international humanitarian law and […]