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New in the military

Project materials center around the analysis and evaluation of new approaches to warfare in the modern world. special attention is paid to the types and aspects of confrontation as "network war" or "network-centric confrontation." Also in this section are published materials reflecting trends in reforming the armed forces in Russia and other countries of the world.

Foreign intervention as a means of influence on the internal political conflict: the experience and prospects of use

In modern conditions of formation of a multipolar world, despite the efforts of international organizations and civil society, armed aggression remains not only a popular alternative to a diplomatic settlement of the conflict, but also one of the violent practices are constantly improving.

25-09-2014 admin 5731 0

Secret weapon for Beijing

U.S. intelligence and Asian countries are following very closely the movements in the South China sea Chinese a huge floating platform with the installed excavator. Excavator in the truest sense of this word altered maps and boundaries. And, does it without stopping for sleep and rest, 24 hours a day.

23-09-2014 admin 2215 0

Ilovaysk as a mirror of tactical possibilities

Ilovaysk began to appear in the reports of the fighting on the territory of the DNR on July 12. It was then, near this city, employed militia forces, began the first battles. The significance of this city for the defense of Donetsk can be compared with the value of Nikolayevka for the defense of Slavyansk or Gravelly, for the defense of Lugansk. The lesson of this settlement punitive - meant the beginning of a near blockade of the city. This is not surprising, since the control of this city allowed the invaders is easy enough to intercept the road near or Khartsyzsk, Zugres, not entering in themselves, these cities, also it was done between the Slavic and Kramatorsk.

08-09-2014 admin 2541 0

So why DARPA opens world coffers of innovation?

Tell me, what do you compare military design? The author of these lines — first with secrecy, with stamped formula of the Oath: "strictly keep military and state secrets...". And even more mysterious were the developments, which have not yet had time to get into combat units. But now we are seeing an unprecedented case: DARPA, the defense advanced Agency development, laid out in open access the public directory of open source projects, and even under open licenses! What happened? Do defense Agency of the USA has fallen into the pathological pacifism?

27-07-2014 admin 3085 0

War privately

Non-state military companies will do in Russia and near its borders. "They would be useful on the territory of Ukraine to protect Russian interests and business". With these words the experts say about the necessity of the appearance in Russia of private military companies (PMCs). The bill is being discussed in the state Duma. There are attempts to answer the question how their work will relate with the article "Mercenary activities", available now in the Criminal code.

14-07-2014 admin 2331 0