Day: March 1, 2018

‘Not Coming Down Fast Enough’: Pentagon Unsatisfied With Lockheed’s F-35 Prices

‘Not Coming Down Fast Enough’: Pentagon Unsatisfied With Lockheed’s F-35 Prices © Flickr/ Samuel King JrMilitary & Intelligence22:28 01.03.2018(updated 22:29 01.03.2018) Get short URL 0 0 0 The Pentagon’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program Office’s patience is running thin with Lockheed Martin and its inability to reduce plane costs despite the large contractor’s consistent promises […]

Argentina president urges Congress to start abortion debate

Argentina’s conservative President Mauricio Macri said Thursday that Congress should launch a debate on broader legalization of abortion, though he said he opposes it. Macri told lawmakers that he favors “mature, responsible debates,” and his government believes that Congress should include the issue in its 2018 agenda. “I hope all voices are heard and are […]

Japan Debating Placing Missiles on Okinawa to Counter China

Japan Debating Placing Missiles on Okinawa to Counter China © AFP 2018/ KAZUHIRO NOGIMilitary & Intelligence22:09 01.03.2018Get short URL 0 01 The Japanese government has been in talks to place surface-to-ship missile batteries on Okinawa’s mainland in response to Beijing’s growing maritime assertiveness, the Kyodo news agency reported Tuesday. Tokyo has been sprinkling missile emplacements […]