MOAB

The U.S. and China: Why the Sudden Convergence on North Korea?

It was no coincidence that America’s 11-ton bunker-tunnel busting bomb was deployed in Afghanistan as tensions mount over North Korea’s nuclear threats. In the past, China resisted U.S. saber-rattling against North Korea. Now China is threatening North Korea with military action. What’s going on? Why the sudden convergence of U.S.-China threats of military force against…

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Forget the ‘Mother of All Bombs,’ Meet the Russian-Made ‘Daddy’

The US boasts that its GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb (MOAB), known as the ‘Mother of all bombs’, is the largest ever non-nuclear bomb used in combat but, don’t be fooled, Russia possesses something far superior. Kids, meet Daddy. The Aviation Thermobaric Bomb of Increased Power, known as the ‘Father of all bombs’ (FOAB),…

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