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February 22, 2017 by Pola Zafra-Davis
EU_NATO
Comments on the US’s conditional commitment to NATO by US Def. Secretary -- General Jim Mattis, despite later reassurances from himself and US Vice President Mike Pence, has been met with strong reactions by European leaders. Responses so far have ranged from agreement and support by the UK’s Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon, to the steadfast...
February 21, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
mosul-iraq-airstrike-footage
Footage of airstrikes on Daesh targets, undertaken by US and UK forces as part of its support to Iraq in the coalition campaign to reclaim Mosul (Operation Inherent resolve), has been released to the public.
February 21, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
african-security-survey
Defence IQ is posing the international defence and security community to offer their opinions on some of the most pressing questions concerning African security matters in 2017, including strategy and equipment needs.
February 10, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
countering-uas-timeline
Recent incidents involving the use of small, hostile UAS by terrorist organisations in Syria and Iraq and regular armies in eastern Ukraine, coupled with rapidly expanding drone industries outside of NATO, have raised serious questions about whether the armed forces are adequately trained, organised and equipped to successfully defend against...
February 5, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
future-artillery-systems-survey
Artillery is fast re-establishing itself as an indispensable tactical instrument, vital for both self-defence and expeditionary warfare, but it is essential that military users and commercial suppliers communicate in a forum that offers a candid exchange of views so that these artillery capabilities are maintained and developed for future...
February 2, 2017 by Richard de Silva
international-armoured-vehicles-review
Last week, the International Armoured Vehicles conference and exhibition saw its 17th annual iteration. The event has become the world's premier forum dedicated to the armour community, seeing experiences shared between military and business leaders, with new platforms and equipment on display. Here, we round-up just a few of the most...
January 27, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
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When it comes to strengthening the defence supply chain during operations, contractor support has become essential. Brigadier General Dionigi Maria Loria is Director of the European Union Military Staff (EUMS) Logistics Directorate and, at this year’s International Defence Logistics 2017, will be expanding on the issues surrounding the EU Common...
January 26, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
missile-defence
With the increasing number of (ballistic) missile-equipped nations, the proliferation of UAVs of various sizes, and growing geopolitical uncertainty in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific regions, Air and Missile Defence programmes and requirements are understandably evolving at a rapid pace.The value of the Air and Missile...
January 18, 2017 by Richard de Silva
caribbean-coast-guard
Defence IQ explores some of the key stimuli for security enhancement in Latin America and the Caribbean, as threats ranging from illegal fishing to narcotrafficking continue to demand an effective, multi-agency response…JIATF-South  Joint Interagency Task Force South has become well known in the region as the U.S. Southern Command’s...
January 18, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
IAMD-survey-results-Jan_2017
With the increasing number of (ballistic) missile-equipped nations and growing geopolitical uncertainty in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region in particular, Air and Missile Defence programmes and requirements are understandably evolving at a rapid pace.Meanwhile, given the ever increasing threat of radical institutions (...
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