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USS Mason, Yemen, Missiles and the “Fog of War”

Clausewitz wrote of the “fog of war.” Recent events in the Gulf of Yemen and the Red Sea are a good example of what he meant.  The USS Mason, an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, may have been attacked on Saturday, October 8th, … Continue reading

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Container ship MOL Comfort Breaks in Two off Yemen, Crew Rescued

UPDATE: Contrary to initial reports that the ship sank, the two halves of the MOL Comfort have remained afloat. Tugs have been dispatched to the site. The container ship MOL Comfort sank today off Yemen after suffering catastrophic hull cracking near amidships. … Continue reading

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