Category Archives: Military

Ebola Response

Australian Military have No Portable Isolation Capsules so could not Evacuate Australian Helpers sent to Ebola Crisis – Cases Doubling Each Four Weeks. With worldwide back orders, surely emergency manufacturing programs should be set up for more capsules and protective … Continue reading

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Protect Newsworthy Sites against ISIS/ISIL militants

Visit Berlin or Paris or Madrid and you see militarily armed protective services police outside important synagogues, cathedrals, and famous museums and sites. This should be happening in other Western nations like Australia while the terror alert level is this … Continue reading

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Australian Foreign Fighters Legislation Excessive.

I share the community horror at the brutal terrorism exhibited by ISIS/ISIL including radicalised Australians there in northern Syria & Iraq but the proposed laws seem to me to be cracking an acorn with a sledgehammer. Neither I nor my … Continue reading

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Suggested Counter ISIS Strategy

1. Go After the Money. Institute formal sanctions on all their currency & trade dealings. 2. Block travel to areas of conflict by activists. 3. Automate social media & email monitoring to identify activists, operatives & deals. 4. Draft & … Continue reading

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Missing Asylum Seeker Ship

Australia assessing refugees at sea http://au.news.yahoo.com/latest/a/-/latest/24374328/australia-assessing-refugees-at-sea/ Speculation is rife that a ship with Tamil asylum seekers bound for Australia and missing without communications since the weekend, has been intercepted by the RAN on the high seas with an alleged intent … Continue reading

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Refugees on High Seas Arrested

Could someone who reports in the media please explain to the ordinary citizen how it is that our agencies can arrest purported asylum seekers on vessels on the high seas? Whatever happened to the three mile, or should that be … Continue reading

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UAV Thinking

I’d like to extend discussion in the Australian newspaper and in a Linkedin forum recently that explored issues to do with the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) or drones in recent warefare: We always knew pilots were unnecessary! What, … Continue reading

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