In June then Defence Minister Peter MacKay flew to Washington where, among other things he met with Obama’s latest Defense Secretary, Chuck Hagel. Peter Van Praagh, President of Halifax International Security Forum, then confirmed that the American warmonger will give the keynote speech opening the war conference on Friday, November 22nd.
The USS Gerald Ford, the Pentagon’s lethal weapon designed to menace Asia, was inaugurated on November 11, at Norfolk in the state of Virginia, in a triumphal ceremony. Yet the nuclear carrier is only 70 per cent complete.
By CARLOS MUNOZ
The Hill (Oct. 28) – THE Obama administration’s military shift to Asia still tops the Pentagon’s budget blueprint as the department girds for another round of budget cuts under sequestration.
The planned pivot “remains at the top of the list” of the department’s investment strategy for the coming years, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Monday at the Pentagon. Continue reading
Obama – another aggressive act against the world
By TONY SEED, Revised on Nov. 18, 2013 and Dec. 20, 2013
AT A TIME of massive cuts in social spending, a record debt of $17 trillion USD, a decaying economy, and mass poverty in the USA and throughout the world, the Obama presidency has launched its lead ship in the U.S. Navy’s next class of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers at an estimated cost of some $14 billion USD. With that money, the lives of millions of children could have been saved.