European Union should prepare for fullscale war in Mali

French para

London, UK – 15 February 2013 By Marion Ghibaudo Updated - 25 February 2013 Fighting in Mali could get worse before it gets better as EU prepares for new Nato-like role The More...

Invisible costs add up over future UK operations in Afghanistan

British soldiers

Brighton, UK – 9 November 2012 By Inês Klinesmith Costs of Afghan operations to Great Britain on the rise While the British government encourages Europe to take a larger More...

PKK destabilises Turkey in face of looming Syrian border conflict

Turkish assault

London, UK – 26 July 2012 By Marion Ghibaudo PKK fighting escalates in Turkey-Syria borderlands Turkey’s growing armed conflict with internal Kurdish ethno-political 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 for leadership and funding  Since the announcement of UK defence More...

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 rolls out new Army Reserves The UK Ministry of Defence’s restructuring of the British More...

The Weekly Recap: Emerging famine and the ongoing crisis in South Sudan

South Sudanese Generals during independence celebrations

29 August 2014 – Vancouver, CA by Stewart Webb With the world’s attention is fixated on Iraq and rightly so. More...

The Weekly Recap: ISIS still on offensive and risks still remain

Obama on the phone with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu June 2009

9 August 2014 – Vancouver, BC by Stewart Webb This week President Obama authorised air strikes against Islamic More...

NASA panorama over europe US budget cuts threaten secret counter-terror satellites

24 July 2013 By David Axe A Pentagon fiscal management failure The U.S. Air Force is...

Fire Scout copy Navy’s Fire Scout UAV compromises BAE’s precision weapons upgrade

Edinburgh, UK – 12 October 2012 By Fiona Pringle Fire Scout UAV problems mark poor start...

F-35B UK’s delayed decision on F-35 purchase may be too little, too late

London, UK – 7 April 2012 By Robert Densmore F-35 STOVL choice for Great Britain comes...

Saudi Arabia’s battle against extremism fueled by US disengagement

Royal Saudi Arabian Land Force - GCT self-propelled AMX-10P infantry combat vehicles

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

Hamas sees future in military state, seeks support from Qatar

Brighton, UK – 31 December 2012 By Inês Klinesmith Hamas to cash in political credibility earned during Israel-Gaza conflict  The military..

Wires Brief: New Gaza-Israel ceasefire, Turkey gets Patriot missiles, France quits Afghanistan

London, UK – 20 November 2012 Digital wires Israel Breaking - Multiple sources report that Israel and Gaza militants have agreed to..

No policy firewall means continued open season for cyber incursions

Cybersecurity MoD

London, UK – 23 September 2013 by Mark Collinson Cyber experts believe that a clear definition of what More...

India held captive by Russia in FGFA strike fighter race

London, UK – 17 January 2013 By Tanvi Mishra FGFA delay reveals Indian dependence on Russian aerospace Even as Russian President..

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..
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..