When sci-fi meets sci-fact you get some pretty futuristic-looking guns. Soldiers of today are increasingly beginning to resemble Starship Troopers. Perhaps humans really need to get some aliens to kill, rather than one another?
Regular viewers of the news, or fans of the movie industry, will be familiar with some US Army combat choppers. The AH-64 Apache and AH-1 Cobra choppers are used by as support for ground troops wherever the US decide to invade. These models are also sold to other nations, such as the UK, to supplement […]
The tension mounts as East and West yet again gear up for global conflict. The Cold War has begun for the second time. However, this time the Russians are joined by the economic and military powerhouse of China. The US Federal regime and its corporate masters seem determined to effect a world war. What they […]
Snipers have been in the news a lot lately with the killing of civilians, including children, by the Israeli military. Snipers are a highly effective tool within any nation’s capabilities, but are not designed for shooting innocents as is currently taking place in Gaza. Rebel Voice is unsure what type of rifle the IOF are […]
The Dragonov is a sniper rifle of legend. It was first introduced into the Soviet arsenal in 1963 and has been used by many forces around the world since that time. It is reliable, easy to manufacture and is the sniper equivalent of the Kalashnikov. It kills. Therefore, as with any weaponry shown on Rebel […]
Governments around the world always appear to have sufficient funds to develop or purchase weapons systems. Yet ask them why they don’t provide free healthcare or education for their populace and they plead poverty. As our planet gears up for yet another global war, instigated this time by the Axis Of Evil that is the […]
We read a lot about the most powerful armies on the planet. But what about the weakest? Few countries would want to acknowledge that their military is little better than a bunch of Boy Scouts hyped up on sugar. For example, when the air force of the southern Irish state take part in a military […]
Kelly’s Heroes is a 1970 war movie about some opportunism within the US army as they discover a massive cache of gold being guarded by the SS. The enterprising individuals, led by Kelly – played by Clint Eastwood – set out to try to acquire the precious metal for their own use. Although it’s a […]
What the world needs badly is a pact of mutual military assistance between those nations under either current or potential threat from the forces of imperialism. Only when such a military bloc exists, will any kind of balance be created, which will be in the best interests of the entire planet.
Recently, I had cause to recall an incident from my youth (not today or yesterday) when I encountered a member of the British Army who was stationed at that time in my home region of the Occupied Six Counties (OSC) of Ireland. It was a summer weekend and I was in Cookstown, a small, politically-mixed […]