"Whether the object be to crush an army, to storm a city, or to assassinate an individual, it is always necessary to begin by finding out the names of the attendants, the aides-de-camp, and door-keepers and sentries of the general in command. Our spies must be commissioned to ascertain these." -- Sun Tzu, The Art of War
Two British jets dispatched after Russian incursion;. "Two Typhoons were scrambled from RAF Lossiemouth this morning as part of the RAF's Quick Reaction Alert in response to two Russian aircraft entering the UK's airspace," the MoD said in a statement. Ref. Source 3w.
Russia is probing European defenses more and more. This is getting to near Cold War levels.
Russia was 'highly likely' behind the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in England last week, Britain's prime minster said. British Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday that Russia was "Highly likely" behind last week's poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, with a military-grade nerve agent. May's statement to Parliament marks the first time that the British government has publicly accused the Kremlin of being behind the attack. Ref. USAToday.
23 Russian diplomats have one week to leave the U.K. Over ex-spy poisoning, Britain's PM Theresa May says. May said the U.K. Will cancel all high-level bilateral contacts with Russia. The U.K. Has asked for Moscow to explain how a nerve agent could have been used to poison Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter, Yulia, 33. Ref. USAToday.
A pause from UK vs Russia to share correct from the journals of some good thinker:
Today is: 22nd July (GMT), in history on the 22nd of July, 1996 AD the following death happened:
Courtney Alexandre Henriques Laws: Community leader, dies at 65