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Message to Iran: US Navy will shoot to kill

Consag Wrote: Jul 18, 2012 7:51 AM
"50 mm caliber machine gun" That is close to two inches, a mighty big machine gun.

North Korea: In a two-step process, General Hyon Yong-chol was promoted to the rank of Vice Marshal on 17 July and might be appointed to the position of Chief of the General Staff, replacing Vice Marshal Ri. However, the new Chief has not been announced.

Comment: Hyon is believed to have been an Army Corps commander in the rear, following his promotion to General in 2010. Open sources have very little information about the new vice marshal. No additional details have been reported about the...

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