Defense & Security

Ukrainians repelled a Russian attack near Kharkiv. Just the first of several waves, Zelensky fears

Ukrainians repelled a Russian attack near Kharkiv. Just the first of several waves, Zelensky fears

The Ukrainian army has managed to stabilise the situation in the area of Kharkiv, the second largest city there, and halt the Russian advance at the level of the first lines…

23. 05. 2024
Russia’s use of Starlink in Ukraine: An ongoing challenge for the Pentagon and SpaceX

Russia’s use of Starlink in Ukraine: An ongoing challenge for the Pentagon and SpaceX

The Pentagon and SpaceX are locked in a challenging battle to prevent Russia from utilizing Starlink satellite terminals in Ukraine, posing a significant and continuous problem…

22. 05. 2024
Ukrainians urge White House to lift missile-use restrictions amid escalating Russian attacks

Ukrainians urge White House to lift missile-use restrictions amid escalating Russian attacks

As the conflict between Russia and Ukraine intensifies, Ukrainian officials are making a fervent plea to the White House to lift restrictions on the use of U.S.-supplied…

20. 05. 2024
European Defense Fund allocates $1.3 Billion for laser weapons and 52 defense initiatives

European Defense Fund allocates $1.3 Billion for laser weapons and 52 defense initiatives

The European Defence Fund (EDF) has announced a significant investment of €1.03 billion ($1.3 billion) in 54 multinational research and development military projects. This…

19. 05. 2024
The U.S. military deploys new missile systems

The U.S. military deploys new missile systems

According to the latest news, the U.S. Army recently deployed one of its newest missile systems, the Typhoon, right on the doorstep of China to the Philippines. This comes…

17. 05. 2024
Opinion: Does strategic sequence theory guide U.S. foreign policy?

Opinion: Does strategic sequence theory guide U.S. foreign policy?

It is obvious that the US can no longer conduct its foreign policy in a way that is inconsistent with its economic and resulting military resources. It is also obvious…

16. 05. 2024
Russia's dismissal of Sergei Shoigu: Strategic implications and underlying reasons

Russia's dismissal of Sergei Shoigu: Strategic implications and underlying reasons

On May 12, Moscow announced a significant yet somewhat anticipated decision: the dismissal of Sergei Shoigu, Russia's long-time Defense Minister. On May 14, Andrei Belousov…

15. 05. 2024
Successful Russian electronic warfare in Ukraine

Successful Russian electronic warfare in Ukraine

Before the war in Ukraine started, Western experts considered Russian electronic warfare capabilities very potent. During the full-scale war, the Russian armed forces showed us that this…

13. 05. 2024
Fiocchi Munizioni: A tradition of excellence grows under CSG ownership

Fiocchi Munizioni: A tradition of excellence grows under CSG ownership

Fiocchi Munizioni, a staple in ammunition manufacturing since 1876, has recently entered a new chapter in its storied history. Acquired by CSG Group, a move that…

12. 05. 2024
Estonian volunteers and rapid response training: Insights from Ukraine

Estonian volunteers and rapid response training: Insights from Ukraine

In the chilly expanse of the TAPA ARMY BASE in Estonia, roughly 90 miles west of the Russian border, the Estonian Scout Battalion is undergoing an intense…

09. 05. 2024
Europe's collective efforts to fortify air defence amidst escalating tensions

Europe's collective efforts to fortify air defence amidst escalating tensions

In the midst of ongoing conflicts and escalating tensions in Europe, the imperative of robust air defence systems has become increasingly apparent. The protracted war in Ukraine…

06. 05. 2024
Not only the financial intensity of today's conflicts

Not only the financial intensity of today's conflicts

Today's conflicts are very costly, not only in terms of financial resources but also in terms of overall logistical support, where, for example, in the case of missile…

04. 05. 2024