Comments on: Podcast: Is the Syrian war partly an ad for Russia’s arms industry? http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2016/02/18/is-syrian-war-partly-an-ad-for-russian-arms-sales/ Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:57:19 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: ArghONaught http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2016/02/18/is-syrian-war-partly-an-ad-for-russian-arms-sales/#comment-1128230 Sat, 20 Feb 2016 00:50:49 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=46440#comment-1128230 The Russians seem to have their eyes on the ball, unlike the US. Compare the hideously expensive and complex F-35 to its adversarial fighters. It is a pig. The Russians seem to make weapons for defense, the US increasingly makes them to generate dividends and bonuses and donations.

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By: Mottjr http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2016/02/18/is-syrian-war-partly-an-ad-for-russian-arms-sales/#comment-1128217 Fri, 19 Feb 2016 19:27:41 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=46440#comment-1128217 The fact is with a mere $50B/yr budget, Russia is bringing successful closure to the conflicts that US starts but unable to contain even with a cumulative $1T/yr expense. Articles such as these seem to glorify the inefficiency/incompetency on our end.

Try to learn a thing or two from Russia and Israel, in their effectiveness in carrying operations rather feeling good about the glitter and glamour of our armor.

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By: Reykice http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2016/02/18/is-syrian-war-partly-an-ad-for-russian-arms-sales/#comment-1128215 Fri, 19 Feb 2016 18:34:30 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=46440#comment-1128215 Its NUCLEAR not Nucular… some expert. :-)

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By: Solidar http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2016/02/18/is-syrian-war-partly-an-ad-for-russian-arms-sales/#comment-1128211 Fri, 19 Feb 2016 17:46:52 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=46440#comment-1128211 U.S. and Russian companies in a race to see who can sell the most missiles and bombs to the Muslim Crazies.

And we wonder where refugees come from.

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By: pharoah http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2016/02/18/is-syrian-war-partly-an-ad-for-russian-arms-sales/#comment-1128198 Fri, 19 Feb 2016 08:57:45 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=46440#comment-1128198 What about American Arms Sales. The American Military Industrial Complex
dominates American economy and America itself just like the Russian.

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