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Source: The Guradian

UK wants open-ended Brexit transition period, Whitehall paper shows

Today 13:39 GMT

The British government is seeking an open-ended transition period after Brexit, according to a Whitehall position paper shared with EU member states, which is likely to inflame tensions in the Conservative party.

Rather than include a “punishment clause” in any agreement, through which the UK could be sanctioned for infringing the terms of the transition, the document says a joint committee should be established to ensure problems that arise are dealt with “in good faith”.

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Source: Fox News

Air Force prepares for new, old threats in Red Flag training exercises

Today 10:53 GMT

“A lot of it is these opportunities to build that courage under fire in these training scenarios for when we later deploy,” said Col. Richard Dickens, a Red Flag training commander from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in North Carolina.

It was found that the longer pilots were able to survive combat was directly related to the number of missions they experienced before actual engagement with the enemy, leading to more success in the air.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte