Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Binocular Snapshot for 08/21/2012



LastDayWatchers watch how the failures continue to mount up as

Insurgents fired two rockets at the main NATO airbase in Afghanistan, damaging an aircraft used by U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Martin Dempsey, a NATO spokesman said on Tuesday

"Bagram, which is home to around 30,000 military and civilian personnel, is occasionally targeted with rockets and mortar shells fired by insurgents from surrounding hills and  In 2007, the heavily guarded base was targeted during a visit by former U.S. vice president Dick Cheney.

A Taliban spokesman claimed responsibility for the attack in a text message and denied it was indirect fire, saying it was based on "accurate information"

Before leaving Afghanistan, Dempsey met his Afghan counterpart, General Sher Mohammad Karimi, who raised the issue of insider attacks by rogue forces that have killed 10 American troops in the past two weeks."

"The incident served as a reminder that even in relatively secure parts of the country, insurgents have managed to maintain both a physical presence and significant weapons caches."


Last month, in Parwan province where Bagram Airfield is located, the Taliban publicly executed a woman accused of adultery.

During Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta’s latest trip to Afghanistan in March, an Afghan civilian stole a military pickup truck and rammed it through a fence near the airfield in an apparent attempt to attack Panetta’s plane."

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"The country's military leaders have said they believe future wars will take place in the air and on sea, and Tehran has sought to upgrade its air defense systems and naval power in anticipation of such a possibility."

Iran has also been pushing to upgrade its missiles, which already can target Israel and U.S. bases in the Middle East.

The Pentagon released a report in June noting significant advances in Iranian missile technology, acknowledging that the Islamic Republic has improved the accuracy and firing capabilities of its missiles."



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