The Weekly Recap: World in brief – Paris shootings, Australia DCTA and Boko Haram

French Riots in 2007

11 January 2015 – Vancouver and Kingston, CA by Stewart Webb and Chris Murray http://defencereport.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/10-January-2015-DefRep-Weekly-Recap.mp3   Australia In More...

What DefRep will be watching for in 2015

US-Sgt-Major-inspecting-Afghan-artillery-drills

3 January 2015 by Chris Murray, Timo Mustonen and Stewart Webb http://defencereport.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/02-January-2015-DefRep-The-World-for-2015.mp3   What More...

The Weekly Recap: Step Aside Fantino, this is not just your problem

Canadian infantry on exercise

6 December 2014- Vancouver, CA by Stewart Webb One has to wonder what is going on in Canada. The Department of Veterans Affairs has made a bungle of its portfolio. The Department More...

Canadian infantry on exercise

The Weekly Recap: Step Aside Fantino, this is not just your problem

6 December 2014- Vancouver, CA by Stewart Webb One has to wonder what is going on in Canada. The Department of Veterans Affairs has made a bungle of its portfolio. The Department More...

The Weekly Recap: Channeling the Chief

30 November 2014 – Ottawa, CA With his political career in question, the only thing that may save Minister of Veterans Affairs Julian Fantino is himself. By Jason McNaught It More...

Book Watch: The Caucasus Emirate Mujahedin by Gordon M. Hahn

Grozny-Kadyrov-Mosque

Reviewed by Chris Murray 6 December 2014 – Kingston, CA Cover photo - The Caucasus Emirate Mujahedin: Global Jihadism More...

Book Watch: Air Power in UN Operations: Wings for Peace edited by Professor Walter Dorn

UN C-130 food delivery, Sudan

Review by Stewart Webb 7 August 2014 – Vancouver, CA Air Power in UN Operations: Wings for Peace Edited More...

RAF Honour guard UK contemplates government benefits for British veterans

London, UK – 10 May 2013 By Mark Collinson British veterans’ benefits initiatives look to government...

BRF Soldiers British Army Reserves price tag would hit small and mid sized businesses hardest

Edinburgh, UK – 15 November 2012 By Fiona Pringle Businesses take the hit as UK MoD...

British soldiers Invisible costs add up over future UK operations in Afghanistan

Brighton, UK – 9 November 2012 By Inês Klinesmith Costs of Afghan operations to Great Britain...

The Weekly Recap: Order from Chaos – Co-opting irregular movements

24 October 2014 – Kingston, CA by Chris Murray History holds no shortage of examples of states arming More...

The Weekly Recap: Let’s Continue to Underestimate ISIS

18 October 2014 – Vancouver, CA by Scott Nicholas Romaniuk and Stewart Webb President Obama’s 2009 Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO), a..

Saudi Arabia’s battle against extremism fueled by US disengagement

London, UK – 4 August 2014 by Caroline Brown The recent events in Iraq with the reemergence of the Islamic State of..

Australia’s defence trade control act clamps down on researchers

Austrlian Attorney-General's Department

London, UK – 5 January 2015 by Mark Collinson Australia’s Defence Trade Control Act (DCTA) has been More...

DefRep Analysis: Peshawar offers unique AfPak counterterrorism solution

17 December 2014 – Vancouver, CA by Stewart Webb This week the world was taken back the killing of 132 children..

The Weekly Recap: Kashmir conflict flares up again

10 October 2014 – Savonlinna, Finland by Timo Mustonen This Monday saw the most bloody day in over a decade of the crisis..
Sukhoi on runway

Russia’s next generation stealth UCAVs loom large

Ottawa, CA – 22 October 2013 by Stewart Webb Russia has embarked on an ambitious military modernisation programme with a quarter..
Special Forces Support Group Inaugural Parade at RAF St Athan, Wales on Thursday 11th May 2006.

Special Forces needs to change how it recruits

3 June 2014 – London, UK by Caroline Brown and Stewart Webb President Obama announced the American government has allotted USD..
J-15 STOBAR

Chinese carrier Liaoning is not a threat, says US Navy

Ottawa, CA – 11 January 2013 By Stewart Webb Navy not concerned over China’s Liaoning carrier after J-15 flight test Anonymous sources..