It turns out those ‘sonic’ attacks on U.S. diplomats in 2017 might’ve been microwave attacks

It turns out those 'sonic' attacks on U.S. diplomats in 2017 might've been microwave attacks

Remember the mysterious illness caused by suspected “sonic” attacks back in 2017 that afflicted some U.S. diplomats and spies in Cuba, China, Russia, and elsewhere? A report released Saturday, commissioned by the Department of State and authored by external experts, has landed on a likely culprit, and it is technologically terrifying.

Experts have identified “directed, pulsed radiofrequency energy” as the “most plausible” explanation for the constellation of symptoms experienced by diplomats and their families. This includes microwaves, which are electromagnetic waves within a certain spectrum (not the, uh, food heating machines).  Read more…

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