Contributor: Mars Attaque
Posted: 05/14/2013 12:00:00 AM EDT
10 points to sum up the new French Defense White Paper
Contributor: Security Scholar
Posted: 05/03/2013 12:00:00 AM EDT
My military is bigger than yours …
I think a bit of context needs to be given to the ABC’s report, ‘Indonesian President vows to outgun Australia‘. Published the same day our new Defence White Paper (PDF) was released, the story’s headline made Indonesia look particularly hawkish. read more
Contributor: Defence Summits
Posted: 04/30/2013 12:00:00 AM EDT
3 EOD workshops that focus on home grown attacks
During the campaigns in Afghanistan and Iraq, IED attacks on coalition troops climbed to the top of the threat ladder, owing to their prolific presence, their ability to be made easily and cheaply, and their fundamentally effective results. read more
Contributor: ADM Jim Stavridis
Posted: 10/27/2011 12:00:00 AM EDT
Security and Literacy: Improving and Intertwined in Afghanistan
I just attended literacy training — in Wardak Province, Afghanistan. The class was full of Afghan National Police recruits. It is part of the ongoing effort to increase literacy in the Afghan Security Forces, led by the NATO Training Mission in Afghanistan and US Army Lieutenant General Bill Caldwell. read more
Contributor: Robert Densmore
Posted: 05/24/2011 12:00:00 AM EDT
‘Viral defence blogging’ and other deep thoughts from a converted sceptic
To the news that Defence IQ has announced its intention to award a ‘Top Defence Blog’ in order to recognise a burgeoning defence blogging community, I responded with an unhealthy amount of scepticism. read more
Contributor: UK Forces Media Team
Posted: 08/20/2010 8:49:00 AM EDT
Helmand Blog has moved!
Helmand Blog - Afghanistan has moved to a new location! The new look Helmand Blog has now officially replaced this site. All the posts on here have been migrated and, as always, new posts are going up daily. read more
Contributor: Sean Pillai
Posted: 02/03/2010 4:08:00 PM EST
Budget Time for the DOD: Fight the wars or go for Congressional votes?
With the release of the President’s 2011 Department of Defense Budget, the Secretary is on the offensive for the right reason. read more
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