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Joyful Generals: It's Code Orange - Update

by Oui Sat Jul 6th, 2024 at 01:05:12 PM EST


Total madness after 14 years right-wing VVD with Mark Rutte .... Trumpism laced with fascism.

His legacy? Total chaos, more inequality, housing crisis, no vision. He left behind a ugly extreme right-wing coalition of PPV - VVD - Farmers protest - nitrogen crisis ...

Behind the curtains, our country's highest military leaders are preparing ministries and companies for war. And that is urgently needed, say top military generals Onno Eichelsheim and Rob Bauer in their first double interview. Because the Netherlands is still too much in dreamland. "The phase of peace, where the flowers bloom and the birds sing, is over."

Army idiots ... which one will catch the first nuclear missile from the East to protect the Dutch civilization?

No words ... no initiative to prevent war or escalation ... blowing the trumpets of more bloodshed. Read the damn UN Charter ‼️

Dutch Military Complicit In UA and Israel’s Genocide

Dutch highest military commander General Eichelsheim participated in a panel hosted by IDF Deputy Chief of the General Staff MG Amir Baram and visited the IAF Ops. room at the IDF HQ, the Gaza Division and the Nahal Oz post.

Under cover of darkness and obfuscation … misleading the public and politicians alike … military intelligence and lying liars to fight the next war.

Deputy Chief of the General Staff Visited the United States as a Guest of Colleagues From the US Military | IDF – 28 June 2024 |

This week, the Deputy Chief of the General Staff, MG Amir Baram, visited the United States as a guest of colleagues from the US military. MG Baram met with senior commanders in U.S. CENTCOM (Central Command), U.S. NORTHCON (Northern Command), the Navy, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Department of Defense in order to strengthen cooperation between our militaries and prepare for emerging challenges.

During his visit, the Deputy Chief of the General Staff held a strategic discussion with senior officials of the U.S. military and the Pentagon regarding operational plans for the southern and northern arenas, preparations in countering Iran and its proxies, and the common interests of the IDF and the U.S. military in the Middle East.

Furthermore, the Deputy Chief of the General Staff discussed with his counterparts how to accelerate the rate of supplies of the required munitions for the IDF, on which joint mechanisms for acceleration and control were agreed.

The Deputy Chief of the General Staff also awarded the Chief of the General Staff Medal of Appreciation to the former Deputy Commander of U.S. CENTCOM (now the Commander of the United States Northern Command and NORAD), General Gregory M. Guillot (****), in recognition of his major contribution to the security of the State of Israel during the “Swords of Iron” Gaza war.

The Deputy Chief of the General Staff also presented a certificate of appreciation on behalf of the IDF to the American Destroyer "USS Carney", which completed a seven-month deployment in the Middle East, during which it intercepted dozens of UAVs and missiles fired from Iranian territory and by Iran's proxies toward the State of Israel, thereby greatly contributing to the overall defensive effort.

Biden joins Netanyahu in the long march to Teheran

Trump moved Israel out of EUCOM into CENTCOM in ME power game

The exercise, dubbed Desert Falcon, is the latest one held by the IDF and the Middle East-based CENTCOM, after Israel officially moved into the latter's area of responsibility last year. Before then, the IDF had worked predominantly with the US European Command, as Washington feared that Arab countries in the region would oppose cooperating with CENTCOM if Israel did too.

A Nuclear Iran: Full Court Press and Warmongering | 21 Nov 2021 |

  • Gen. Austin: Pentagon Ready for War on Iran
  • US Nuclear tipped bomber flies over Middle East protected by Israeli fighter jets ...

The Biden Years of Military Failures Endures

Afghanistan retreat under cover of darkness leaving NATO allies dumbfounded.

Blitzkrieg across European state in second half of 2021 to prepare for war with Putin’s Russia through proxy Ukraine … Biden’s 2014 baby with some birth pangs 😁

Continuation of xenophobia and Islamophobia, not taking responsibility of chaos in Iraq-Libya-Syria in attempted coup d’état fighting Israel’s wars to establish a foothold in the Middle East and Central Asia from Ukraine-Georgia to Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan to the Caspian oil & gas basin. Let Europe solve the influx of war refugees … we have our hands tied with the Southern border and building the wall.

Three strikes Joe and you are OUT 😎

If God’s willing, I will run for another term as President and finish the job wars I started. Damn, I hate my nemesis Vlad… it’s personal.

Close Encounters With Vladimir Putin: What Joe Biden And George W. Bush Saw | ABC News - 21 July 2014 |

Although Biden looked at Putin and saw no soul, more than a decade earlier then-President George W. Bush saw something very different when he came eye-to-eye the Russian leader:

    "I looked the man in the eye. I found him to be very straight forward and trustworthy and we had a very good dialogue," Bush said according to a BBC account - July 2001. "I was able to get a sense of his soul. He's a man deeply committed to his country and the best interests of his country and I appreciate very much the frank dialogue and that's the beginning of a very constructive relationship."

Indicators and objectives of the European Naval Mission "Aspides" to protect the Red Sea | MENA Research |

On February 19, 2024, the European Union launched the Aspides naval force, a new maritime mission organized to address the increasing instability in the Red Sea and complement ongoing operations led by the United States. This launch followed the escalation of Houthi attacks on global shipping amidst the war in the Gaza Strip.

Why Europe decided to participate in the security mission

Freedom of navigation has long been a priority for the European Union. With increasing disputes over key checkpoints and essential maritime routes, the EU designated the northwest Indian Ocean as a "maritime area of importance" in 2022, covering a vast expanse from the Strait of Hormuz to the Tropic of Capricorn and from the Red Sea towards the central Indian Ocean. This necessitated increased European maritime coordination through a mechanism known as the "Coordinated Maritime Presence" (CMP).

This aligns with the EU's sustained interest in the northwest Indian Ocean since the beginning of its maritime integration efforts. In 2008, amidst rising threats and instability in the Horn of Africa, the EU launched Operation Atalanta, a naval mission with a current mandate to combat piracy, drug and arms trafficking, and protect World Food Programme shipments and other vulnerable shipping operations.

In the Arabian Gulf Persian Gulf, France led eight other European countries (Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, and Portugal) in launching a dedicated maritime surveillance mission in 2020 aimed at ensuring safe passage in the Strait of Hormuz. This initiative, headquartered at the French naval base in Abu Dhabi, includes a diplomatic track (EMASoH) and a military track (Operation Agenor).

Paris has sought a more active role in regional maritime security since the "Tanker War" of the 1980s when it independently deployed a carrier strike group to the Gulf, making its leadership in EMASoH/Agenor and other initiatives significant.

Concerned about the economic repercussions of ongoing instability, some EU member states initially supported Operation Prosperity Guardian, sending a Greek frigate to the Red Sea together with Dutch and Danish staff officers. However, some early European supporters withdrew from the U.S.-led task force once the EU established its own security mechanism, Operation Aspides. A major reason driving Brussels to design a qualitatively different response, emphasizing restraint while ensuring strong defensive guarantees, was the concern that escalating U.S.-led air raids in Yemen could lead to a broader regional war.

According to the EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, Operation Aspides is based on a purely defensive stance. Grounded in United Nations Security Council Resolution 2722, which calls for a complete halt to Houthi attacks and affirms the right of ships to self-defense against imminent threats, the mission's mandate revolves around three core de-escalation tasks. First, it provides close protection for commercial vessels transiting the Bab el-Mandeb and Hormuz Straits. Second, it enhances maritime situational awareness in and around the Red Sea by providing military and civilian vessels with an accurate understanding of activities that could affect security, safety, economy, or the environment. Third, it conducts defensive kinetic actions against diverse threats to freedom of navigation.

'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Sun Jul 7th, 2024 at 06:13:29 PM EST

HNLMS Karel Doorman heading to the Red Sea

'Sapere aude'

by Oui (Oui) on Sun Jul 7th, 2024 at 06:35:16 PM EST
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Additional Dutch "National" Security News ...

Trio of Chinooks for NATO mission in Iraq complete

The last two Chinook transport helicopters for the NATO mission in Iraq (NMI) have arrived in the country. A detachment of 120 military personnel will use the helicopters to carry out its duties there as from next month. These duties include supplying units and transporting advisers, units and equipment. An Antonov AN-124 transported the dismantled aircraft, completing the trio of Chinooks at Al Asad Air Base.

Brigadier General Cas Schreurs has been appointed as the new force commander of NATO Mission Iraq (NMI). From 24 May 2024, he will lead and coordinate the deployment of various NATO allies and partners.

Ukrainian An-124 loaded two Spanish Chinook Fs and flew to Iraq | Bulgarian Military |

'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Sun Jul 7th, 2024 at 06:36:53 PM EST
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