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Contents of the current issue

Country Focus: Pakistan

  • Confronting Complexity - The Pakistan Armed Forces (David Saw)
  • Pakistani-US Defence Cooperation (Sidney E. Dean)
  • Turkey and Pakistan: A Long-Standing Friendship (Korhan Ozkilinc)
  • “This is the largest occupation force anywhere in the world.” - Interview with H.E. Sardar Masood Khan, President of Pakistani Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK)

Further Content:

  • The Impact of Brexit on EU Defence (Giulia Tilenni)
  • Defence Lessons from Singapore (David Saw)
  • The Novichoks and the Skripal Case - Implications for Chemical Defence (Dan Kaszeta)
  • The RAF’s Counter-Daesh Operation SHADER (Joetey Attariwala)
  • Portugal´s Naval Commitment (Conrad Waters)
  • 52 Indonesia Faces Choices amongst Many (Wendell Minnick)
  • Advances in Air-Independent Propulsion for Submarines (Luca Peruzzi)
  • Brothers in Arms (Guy Toremans)
  • Train Hard in Practice and Bleed Less in War - Force Multiplication through Training for Today’s Flashpoints (John Antal)
  • Weapon Ranges: In the Field, Indoors and Virtual (William Carter)
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality in Training Applications (William Carter)
  • What Lies Beneath - Land Mine Detection and Clearance (Bindiya Carmeline Thomas)
  • DVD 2018 – Creativity Needed to Face the Future (Tim Guest)
  • European Naval Defence Technology for Southeast Asia (Dzirhan Mahadzir)
  • “We are investing heavily in research and development” - Interview with ?smail Ba?yi?it, CEO of MilSOFT
  • European Naval Suppliers in South America (Bob Nugent)
  • The Austro-Asian Artillery Alternative (Georg Mader)

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