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Future NGSh on the Horizon?

By Russian Defense Policy Has a future Chief of the General Staff (NGSh or НГШ) appeared on the Russian military leadership horizon? Is it Aleksandr Zhuravlev? RF President Vladimir Putin appointed General-Colonel Zhuravlev (zhu-rav-LYOV)...

Making aid work

By Stephanie Copus-Campbell It takes 15 minutes in a tinny to cross from Australia to Papua New Guinea. Boigu Island in the Torres Strait is less than six kilometres from PNG—‘within a bow shot’,...

NATO Will ‘Integrate’ Offensive Cyber By Member States

By Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. “NATO is clear that we will not perform offensive cyberspace operations,” said Maj. Gen. Wolfgang Renner. “However, we will integrate sovereign cyberspace effects from the allies who are willing...

Integrating the F-35 into Danish Defence

In June 2016, the Danish Parliament approved the procurement of 27 F-35 fighter aircrafts to replace… …read more From:: Center for Military Studies (Policy)

DoD AUDIT: Air Force Finds Mystery Motors, Other Highlights

By Paul McLeary After waiting almost three decades to audit itself, the Pentagon still failed miserably in its first attempt. Despite top officials brushing the failure off an an expected learning experience, real questions...

ASPI suggests

By Jacqueline Westermann, Malcolm Davis and James Brorson The world This week’s headlines were dominated by reporting on the centenary of the end of World War I. Armistice commemorations were held across the world....

APEC security and PNG sovereignty

By Sinclair Dinnen and Grant Walton The APEC summit in Port Moresby has ignited a firestorm of debate in Papua New Guinea. Observers have highlighted the breathtaking incongruity between the lavish spending associated with...

Fiji elections: Bainimarama rebuked but returned

By Stewart Firth Fiji went to the polls on 14 November in its second election since the restoration of democracy in 2014. Fiji’s experience with democracy since independence in 1970 has been a tortured...

Fiji elections: Bainimarama rebuked but returned

By Stewart Firth Fiji went to the polls on 14 November in its second election since the restoration of democracy in 2014. Fiji’s experience with democracy since independence in 1970 has been a tortured...

Is Responsible State Behaviour in Cyberspace Achievable?

By Anonymous Invitation Only Research Event 5 December 2018 – 6:00pm to 7:00pm Add to Calendar iCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Chatham House, London Chris Painter, Commissioner, Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace Carmen...

National security wrap

By Rebecca Moore, Aru Kok, Georgia Grice and Aakriti Bachhawat The beat UK’s first unexplained wealth target released on bail Zamira Hajiveya, the first target of the UK’s unexplained wealth orders, has been released...

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