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European Investment Bank finances construction of 3 Hydrographic vessels for Italian Navy

In a statement the Italian Ministry of Defense said, the European Investment Bank (EIB) will help finance...

Artillery Back on the Map, and Lighter is Better

Artillery is increasing its punch and reducing its girth. For many decades, howitzers were considered the steamroller...

How many bombers will it take to break Russian air defenses?

A dispute in absentia has military experts scrating their heads. Here is the scenario, will a couple...

A “Hamiltonian Moment” for European Defense?

The coronavirus presents an opportunity to strengthen Europe's capacity to defend itself, but only if deeper political...

The cost of Europe’s defense

For President Donald Trump it is very simple: Germany is not paying its defense bills; therefore the...

Letter: Europe’s defence ambitions are bound to fail

Exterior view of the new NATO headquarters From Sir Richard Dearlove, Emeritus Fellow, Pembroke College, University of Cambridge,...

Europe’s forced shift towards defence self-reliance should raise alarms

Much like the rest of the world, Europe’s post-war security has been disproportionately guaranteed by the US –...

European military defense : who’s running the show?

Across all industries, we can observe the same tendency to restructure on a large scale, and hyper-concentrations...

‘We need to be realistic: defence budgets will come under pressure from COVID-19’

New head of the European Defence Agency, Jiří Šedivý, took up the post in the midst of...

Norwegian Chief of Defence Slams Country’s Operational Capability, Preparedness

While noting an improvement from the 2017 situation, which he himself described as “terribly poor”, Haakon Bruun-Hanssen...

The coronavirus threatens NATO. Let’s move to protect the alliance

Exterior view of the new NATO headquarters The global fight against COVID-19 has devastating economic consequences which might...

The Marines want to get rid of their tanks. Here’s why.

A series of wargames conducted between 2018 and 2019 helped inform the Corps’ decision to divest of tanks and...