We’ll try to get through the Ready Room grab-bag with dispatch today. The starter topic is whatever it is going on in the Balkans, which if you don’t recall hearing much about it means you’re normal. We’ve got B-1B Lancers tootling around Europe like a supersonic Bugs Bunny, and wouldn’t you know it, they’ve already had signal events over Bosnia-Herzegovina in the past week, right next to where NATO’s KFOR peacekeepers were attacked in Kosovo on 30 May.
But there’s more context, so let’s back it up a little.
It’s always the Balkans
Don’t worry: we’ll only go this far back for one data point. Readers may recall the odd incident in August 2022 in which Russians and a Ukrainian were detained in Albania Continue reading “TOC Ready Room 31 May 2023: B-1Bs do the Balkans; Fox suffers analysis fail; RR Shorts”