Author: Michal Fencl (page 6)

Christmas during World War I: A brief glimpse into the truce of 1914

Christmas during World War I: A brief glimpse into the truce of 1914

Christmas is a time traditionally associated with peace, goodwill, and unity among people. However, during the dark days of World War I, when nations were engulfed in one of the…

24. 12. 2023
International mission launched to safeguard Red Sea shipping lanes

International mission launched to safeguard Red Sea shipping lanes

In a bold move to counteract the escalating attacks on ships in the Red Sea, the Pentagon, along with several international partners, has announced the establishment…

19. 12. 2023
The ongoing battle of technology: Russia's jamming of U.S. precision weapons in Ukraine

The ongoing battle of technology: Russia's jamming of U.S. precision weapons in Ukraine

In the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine, the use of precision munitions has been a game-changer for both sides. However, recent developments suggest that the tactical advantages…

14. 12. 2023
U.S. Navy destroyer Mason comes to the rescue of stricken commercial ship in the Red Sea

U.S. Navy destroyer Mason comes to the rescue of stricken commercial ship in the Red Sea

In a dramatic rescue operation in the Red Sea, the U.S. Navy destroyer USS Mason rushed to the aid of a commercial ship that had been struck by a cruise missile…

12. 12. 2023
Congress rescues F-22 Raptors: A look at the defense policy bill

Congress rescues F-22 Raptors: A look at the defense policy bill

In a significant move, Congress has once again stepped in to save the aging F-22 Raptors from retirement, a decision that has been met with mixed reactions within the defense…

10. 12. 2023
Remembering Pearl Harbor: December 7th 1941. Day when USA step in WW2

Remembering Pearl Harbor: December 7th 1941. Day when USA step in WW2

December 7th, 1941, marked a pivotal moment in history—a day that will forever be etched in the annals of time. On this date, the tranquil morning at Pearl…

07. 12. 2023
North Korea as a military powerhouse: Surpassing Europe in arms supplies to Russia

North Korea as a military powerhouse: Surpassing Europe in arms supplies to Russia

North Korea's arms shipments to Russia could significantly impact the balance of power in the ongoing war in Ukraine. These transactions, however, violate United Nations…

06. 12. 2023
Analyzing Europe's defense capabilities in the face of contemporary global threats

Analyzing Europe's defense capabilities in the face of contemporary global threats

In recent years, the geopolitical landscape has undergone significant shifts, with the resurgence of great power competition marking a departure from the post-Cold War era's relative…

03. 12. 2023
U.S. support for Ukraine faces potential halt as year-end approaches, White House warns

U.S. support for Ukraine faces potential halt as year-end approaches, White House warns

The White House has issued a warning that American support for Ukraine could face significant challenges as the year draws to a close, unless Congress releases additional funding. This…

01. 12. 2023
Japan grounds its V-22 Ospreys and ask USA to do the same after fatal crash off Japanese island

Japan grounds its V-22 Ospreys and ask USA to do the same after fatal crash off Japanese island

In a significant and unprecedented move, Japan has formally requested the United States to ground its V-22 Osprey fleet temporarily. This request comes in the wake of a tragic…

30. 11. 2023
Flight Data Recorder Recovered from Navy Plane That Overshot Runway in Hawaii

Flight Data Recorder Recovered from Navy Plane That Overshot Runway in Hawaii

KANEOHE, Hawaii — In a significant development following the recent aviation mishap in Hawaii, the U.S. Navy has successfully recovered the flight data recorder from the P-8A aircraft…

27. 11. 2023
Malfunction on UK Nuclear-Armed Submarine Raises Safety Concerns

Malfunction on UK Nuclear-Armed Submarine Raises Safety Concerns

Four days ago, the BBC reported a significant incident involving a Royal Navy nuclear submarine, highlighting potential safety concerns in the UK's nuclear deterrent fleet. The…

24. 11. 2023