Military & Intelligence News – December 30th, 2015

Six items in total…

Lithuania: Defense Ministry wants to buy 220 Javelin missiles and related gear to boost capacity to combat enemy tanks and armored vehicles following Russia’s intervention in Ukraine

Air-to-air photographs of the Romanian Air Force Mig-21 LanceRs and Portuguese F-16s

Japan: Massive defence budget increase to accommodate U.S. base relocation and to enhance its monitoring activities in the South China Sea

U.K: The honoured history of the Lee-Enfield rifle

Intelligence Services: “As long as people have lived in anything resembling societies, they have been stealing secrets from each other” – A history and analysis of U.S. intelligence activities

Russia: Cybersecurity firm targets critical U.S. infrastructure, has close ties to Moscow’s Federal Security Service