Archive for augusti 2015

BAE Systems welcomes record number of paid summer interns

More than 140 university students from across the country are being given a unique insight into working life at BAE Systems, as part of the Company’s 12-week Summer Internship programme. …read more

Källa: BAE

Conservatives looking for veterans for TV ads backing Harper

An email being circulated among former Canadian soldiers suggests federal Conservatives are looking for a few happy, satisfied veterans to appear in television ads backing the prime minister, Murray Brewster …read more

Källa: Defense Watch

Transparency and reporting in Sweden

By Sofia Tuvestad | WILPF Sweden and Linda Åkerström | Swedish Peace and Arbitration Society
Published in ATT Monitor, Reaching Critical Will
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Källa: Svenska Freds

Öppenhet het fråga på FN:s möte om vapenhandelsavtal

Öppenhet har blivit den hetaste frågan på det första statspartsmötet om det globala vapenhandelsfördraget ATT (Arms Trade Treaty). På mötets tredje dag är frågan om öppenhet den mest omdebatterade och …read more

Källa: Svenska Freds

Bry er om och hedra våra veteraner

av Claes Arvidsson
Tack och adjö, var länge Sveriges inställning till de soldater som kom hem efter att ha deltagit i internationella insatser. Intresset, ansvaret och omtanken för veteranerna från riksdagen, …read more

Källa: KKRVA

IDF Response to Rocket Fire from the Gaza Strip

During the early morning hours of August 27, a rocket was launched at southern Israel from the Gaza Strip. The rocket landed in the Eshkol Regional Council. No injuries or …read more

Källa: IDF Blog

Engaging academia in our counterterrorism strategy

In an opinion piece in The Australian today I argue that while COAG’s recent counterterrorism strategy (PDF) usefully outlines the … …read more

Källa: Australian Strategic Policy Institure

Chile’s $30 million supply ship – South American nation has capabilities Canada lacks

Ever since I wrote the article on the Chilean Navy ship, the Almirante Montt, I have been receiving emails from readers questioning why that country is able to field such …read more

Källa: Defense Watch

Our warrior elite: an expanding role for Australian Special Forces

The rise of ISIS allied with the seemingly inevitable mass migration caused by climate change is confronting Australia’s military and … …read more

Källa: Australian Strategic Policy Institure

Pentagon to investigate claim of skewed intelligence assessments

Defense inspector general has launched an inquiry into analysis of the war against the Islamic State. …read more

Källa: Washington Post – National Security