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Shahid Nazeri Deploys Near the Strait

By Chris Biggers Satellite imagery shows Iran’s high speed catamaran, Shahid Nazeri, at Bandar Abbas, the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corp Navy (IRGCN) First Region naval base. Bandar Abbas (February 2017, DigitalGlobe Imagery) The IRGCN...

Quilliam Bulletin 26-04-2017

By Quilliam Admin Chief Executive on Sky News LONDON Haras Rafiq appeared on Sky News discussing the Paris attack. He explains that ISIS may have identified the terrorist incorrectly as a Belgium national. Watch...

The making of Macron 

By Dominique Moisi Relief and pride are the main emotions many French citizens are feeling after the first round of the French presidential election, in which Emmanuel Macron finished first. For once, the pollsters...

National security wrap

By Patrick Kennedy, Madeleine Nyst and Zoe Glasson The Beat Police as the first port of call The official annual assessment of UK policing released this week highlights issues around mental health in the...

2016 Cyber Security Strategy: the perils of self-assessment

By Zoe Hawkins and Liam Nevill Last week the Australian Government released its First Annual Update on the implementation of its 2016 Cyber Security Strategy. The government’s much anticipated self-assessment contains some useful elements,...

PACOM’s Harris Urges More Subs, PGMs, Ships At HASC

By Sandra Erwin While North Korea threatens to shoot and sink American aircraft carriers and launch nuclear weapons, Pacific Command is running short of precision-guided munitions. And Pacific Command does not have enough surface...

Doing smart stuff with shortwave in the South Pacific

By Graeme Dobell Pick the anomaly in this list of what Australia does and desires in the South Pacific: Australia wants a leadership role in the South Pacific, a fundamental foreign policy interest explicitly...

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