Arete 7.6.24

Military, National Defense, Foreign Policy

Pattern of Brain Damage Is Pervasive in Navy SEALs Who Died by Suicide, NY Times
‘The Art of Military Innovation: Lessons from the IDF’,
Air Force Veteran Accused of Disclosing Classified Data on Aircraft, Weapons in Latest Military Leak Case,
Norway Orders Advanced NASAMS Air Defence Missile Systems., World Defense News
Iran warns Israel of ‘obliterating war’ if it attacks Lebanon, Al Jazeera
Moscow Says U.S. Drones Over Black Sea Risk Direct Clash With NATO, Moscow Times
Dispatch from Taipei: Why Taiwan’s survival may depend on deterrence through resilience, Atlantic Council
U.S. Military Chases Shiny Things and Ranks Suffer, Responsible Statecraft
Special Operations Commander Removed from Leadership After Allegedly Choking Woman and Child,
Motorcycles and Mayhem in Ukraine’s East, NY Times

First Responder / Law Enforcement / Wildland Fire/ Homeland Security, Wilderness Professional

Evidence Mounts Islamic State Is Looking to the U.S. Southern Border, HSN
Suspected drunk driver crashes into nail salon, four killed including an off-duty NYPD officer, LEO Affairs
Calif. ‘rising star’ firefighter drowns in ocean waters off San Diego, FireRescue1
Texas FD praises firefighter’s solo rescue effort at fatal fire, FireRescue1
Arizona voters to decide whether LEOs can arrest migrants, American Police Beat Magazine
Earth’s most extreme wildfires are growing more intense and frequent, Wildfire Today
Police chief resigns after being outed for affair with a subordinate’s wife, LEO Affairs
Driver Arrested for Flipping Off Cop Gets Major Payday, Men’s Journal
Arizona Residents Evacuated as Massive Wildfires Bear Down on Phoenix, Men’s Journal
Top 5 Affordable North American Big-Game Hunts, NRA
Mountain / Outside
Top Gear at the Outside Festival, Outside
Why The Mountain Equipment Aerofoil Full Zip Is My New Security Blanket, Outside
The Best Hunting Binoculars of 2024, GearJunkie
The 13 Coolest Climbing Gyms in the World, Climbing
La Sportiva Hits It Out of the Park With New Mandala, Climbing
Alaska Kills Nearly 100 Bears, Wolves by Helicopter in Effort to Bolster Caribou Populations, Gearjunkie
Are Edibles Better for You – Or At Least Less Bad – Than Alcohol?, WSJ
The Best Instant Coffees (2024): Tested and Reviewed, Gear Latest
How much caffeine is actually in a shot of espresso?, The Manual
Why the Egg Freezing Industry Is Booming, NY Times
Everything You Should Know to Become Better at Rucking, military
Asics’ Top-Selling Running Shoes Start at Just $50 Right Now, and Shoppers Say They ‘Immediately Fit Like a Glove’, Men’s Journal
Take This 30 Second Power Test, NY Times

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