Not an F-35 (But Very Dangerous): Could This Jet Take on Russia's Best Fighter Jets?
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Mark Episkopos

Security,

Sweeden just might have something here. 

Defense commentary is, and always has been, notoriously difficult to disentangle from national politics.

The urge to establish one’s martial prowess over one’s adversaries took many different forms in the pre-modern period, from references to fighting spirit and superior force of will to invocations of divine favor.

But in the centuries following the tremendous technological progress of the industrial revolution, a new paradigm...


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