War Games: Bio degradable grenades
Allison Barrie tells us about the new trends in warfare.
- Duration 7:33
- Date Oct 25, 2012
Allison Barrie tells us about the new trends in warfare.
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Get down to DC now she's in DC -- -- Allison Barrie -- defense specialist.
At -- games columnist I'm sorry you're not here but good to see there -- we.
Yes I want therefore I didn't detect over the idea that bad Baghdad and Bono yeah I don't exercise already on the but -- -- you don't wanna know.
-- we'll get to the reason that Allison is in DC in a moment.
-- -- glass and I want to combat this and million US army conference that -- -- you some interesting innovations of his ratings some of the the things that you sent me today he with the right off the -- I just kind of deal.
Eco friendly hand grenades how to ask you make something that is designed to people -- things up eco friendly.
That I might appreciate Jonathan I thought our viewers might enjoy it as well -- In fact they had not just serve RPG grenades as a hand friend once there's quite a range available that or green they're called green grenades -- the biggest.
Is what -- -- -- them.
I want -- they're meant to be biodegradable so these are really practiced grenades -- there's.
A -- -- -- that there are more inclined to bio degrade and our standard ones.
So even defense is trying to go green -- -- that was from a South Korean companies etiquette if Bradford I'm not sure how popular are they aware of that.
No love what else what else caught your -- at this conference because he's he's this is a big deal in terms of innovations generally isn't.
Yes and it it is annual and it was raising their is that tricky was there for the first time -- -- Def player had a little program there is -- -- is going on.
They usually tricky -- easily into the international ones and very interesting.
Sidearms and weapons and -- -- to think.
This time they brought -- you keys which are underwater unmanned underwater vehicles out -- is very interesting in light of the current kind of geopolitical climate.
-- these -- these forests -- of mine detecting.
Clearly Turkey has concerns about people being hostile to them and -- -- here would be they -- -- these sort of little swimming robots if you -- the lack of a better way of describing it they're economists and -- kind of hunt for minds to protect their fleet.
And protect you know their commercial fishermen and people like that so that does very interesting.
Russia turned up in big -- and I actually.
Right back when of these capital all the other things that looked -- just battle something.
Yes it's it's actually butter and attain better and it can.
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-- last for about two years and I know we have a lot of viewers are very concerned about apocalypse in these sorts of things.
-- the idea having -- a durable fighter that gives the soldiers on deployment a little bit of comfort from home but it really do have a lot of preparers who worry about these things.
That -- -- can mimic the Anderson investing in it is now available in the United States and it FDA pre and adds that as a little bit of a surprise Glenn -- yeah I think -- -- that.
Seems to me a little more of that survivalists.
Then I compliment Jim I think.
I just having witnessed what I've witnessed -- and -- A marine or a soldier sitting around and bartering his toast while in Afghanistan or Iraq or anyway.
Yeah I don't want to.
Hysterectomy to you but you know I always try to poke around for our viewers -- find some tricky things that they're not gonna expect to see there there are some pink weapons as well in honor breast cancer month which -- interesting.
But you know the US tight ends by the usual -- Jonathan you know is really impressive -- -- some really impressive big pieces.
And a little bit of a teaser for tomorrow I'm so -- -- gonna have exclusive footage of like a genuine James Bond vehicle super super cool.
Like kept at a calm today so please check that I was going to be foxnews.com you'll column tomorrow yet I sense it is so cool I can you -- in the tires are cool tiny Blinksale what I hope to -- that LB -- first thing in the morning -- -- morning but it's it's typical video and they're not gonna win is that.
I -- -- of sky followed really consumer perfect and yesterday it was their first big reveal of this vehicle so but no one else hasn't what is our viewers will get to see that offers a sense.
That he has yeah I was.
I was told him other reasons here in DC one of them all as you are hosting.
-- got lower and seeing these -- for the best special forces tell us about that.
Yes it is a little bit I'm not go I got -- -- a little bit daunting having mystique is different group welcomes special forces guys anything verified as soldiers but it.
And it through a game and it was such an honor to be there.
-- for all the people watching I just wanna say you bring your highs had some really -- -- words remarks.
I have actually no doubt in my mind that top brass really genuinely cares not just about our soldiers but about -- Other families -- wives and they appreciate the sacrifice and it really is Jonathan.
The whole family that serves and -- I was very much about honoring that he's such a privilege to you I got to meet the Martha colonel Martha -- Award winners -- you've got to know colonel Martha Raye was made an honorary colonel a special forces because of her great humanitarian work supporting.
Our special forces from -- to right through the Vietnam era so.
I got to -- it wives she really just gone above and beyond supporting their communities in the different special forces groups so.
As is such a privilege to be involved and I think courage -- -- -- Yes you're looking for summer -- like to support this special foreign forces charitable -- is doing some really fantastic things and there -- a lot of families out there and who could use some help.
Particularly the ones you've lost husbands and fathers and you know might have a wounded partner now on the family -- -- what.
I told you about Alison that the most that they need is it -- did is it.
Do they need financial support.
Do they need you always do they just need to you know what kind word and a pat on the back from anybody who bombs into the what is it that they really want.
Well yeah and certainly one want just -- words -- our mouth that Al MacKenzie died and from the feedback I got that night.
-- -- -- couple hundred guys there you from our generals down to guys you literally just got back from deployment and his keen to show their support.
I'm sure -- gratitude M Ross Perot for example he gave a leadership award to -- and she hits.
For is -- that that foundation so incredibly -- -- -- -- that the moniker through the tagline for special forces the quiet professional in this -- something gets so much attention and there -- sure you know I've got a friend like me.
Bit special forces are -- in some pretty tough stuff to you and I think all of the above I -- wanna beat them but I think really.
A lot of snow skiing and help the Canon is certainly like I sent a distress I was really.
Really needed Friday how much the senior officers do you care and a noncommissioned officers.
About not just their soldiers but the family so the support is only there but and these these spammers are making huge sacrifices of these deployments a months long.
The guys -- weight training ally you know and there's a lot of mothers out there appreciate it's not easy being.
A 11 parent family some time so.
You know I had thinkers people to check out the foundation page in on -- begin involves whether it's.
-- -- -- show your support in getting involved in any eastern charity raises and things like that -- -- -- -- got a couple spared Nichols sending it their way I'm I'm sure they'd be grateful for it.
All right and a great -- enough for you to IBM seeing such an event congratulations to you I think you and I -- -- -- always with all of those who serve us enough.
And these far flung places Allison Barrie defense specialist foxnews.com.
War games columnist and a real treat tomorrow.
The real James Bond type vehicle log on first thing tomorrow morning thanks -- great -- see it.
He'd -- except -- got them all right Allison Barrie that thank you very much.