“NATO is not at war with Russia.” But Trump…
Writing about NATO in the hours immediately following the attack on former President Trump takes on an aspect that is at least different from what one might have thought yesterday. Waiting for...
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Speech by General Carmine Masiello at the 40th anniversary ceremony of the establishment of the Lagoon specialty
Civil, religious, military authorities, kind guests, I extend greetings from the Italian Army to all. Our heartfelt thanks for joining us today to commemorate...
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NATO summit: no "southern front" without spending commitments
The international primacy of the United States, fresh from the "lost decade" of the failure to implement Obama's "Pivot to Asia", the withdrawal from Afghanistan and the challenge...
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Further information: manual, automatic and robotic gearboxes, there is too much confusion
In the "Media" column of Difesa Online, we examined the development and functioning of the automatic transmission, highlighting its growing adoption both in the military and...
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Some reflections on drones: towards abandoning human-in-the-loop
One of the emblematic characteristics of the Russian-Ukrainian war is that it, to use the words of the journalist of "Il Foglio", Cecilia Sala, is "a war of 1914,...
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The US closes the gaps at hypersonic speed
On June 28, 2024, the U.S. Navy and Army conducted a successful flight test of a hypersonic missile* at the Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai...
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The Odd Couple: Fright and Surprise
Among the most notable memories of our visit to the latest edition of Eurosatory in Paris (the largest international land defense exhibition), first place goes to...
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Innovations and strategies at Eurosatory 2024: Allison Transmission in the spotlight
The 26th edition of the Eurosatory fair in Paris (13-17 June) concluded successfully, hosting over 1.700 exhibitors and attracting 62.000 visitors from all over the world in...
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Rheinmetall presents the KF2024-U at Eurosatory 51 (VIDEO!)
On Monday 17 June Rheinmetall presented the new KF51-U tank, equipped with an unmanned tower, to...
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MBT for Italy: if not the Leopard, why not the Merkava?
The negotiations between Leonardo and KNDS for the development of the Leopard 2A8 tank in its "Italian" or "...
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X-GUN: the innovative 30mm counter UAS "sniper".
The development of a 30mm is not a simple gamble, it involves years of confirmations, unexpected events and failures. If...
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Geopolitics of the Red Sea
The Red Sea, a thin strip of sea that separates two continents from desert shores, is increasingly under...
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The second Russian offensive campaign. The end of the conflict or a race towards its expansion?
End of May 2024. Two years and three months after the start of the invasion, the spring offensive of Russian forces,...
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Message to Putin from the Pentagon?
While in Europe we tremble over the "understandable" continuous nuclear threats from Moscow (if they have effects on anyone,...
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Why the Ukrainian resistance cannot turn into a “guerrilla war”
The main feature of the Ukrainian conflict is its essence of "war of attrition". In other words, the phases...
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Can we talk about cooperation and peace in the Indo-Pacific?
The Republic of China-Taiwan is a democratic country very well known internationally mainly for...
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Steadfast Defender 2024: the largest NATO exercise in decades concluded today
Steadfast Defender 2024, NATO's largest live exercise in decades, ends today, after...
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The B-21 Raider begins flight tests
After its official presentation, on December 2, 2022, the B-21 Raider began flight tests at the Base...
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In the future only tactical "EVs"? Journey between the past and technical solutions
The electrification of vehicles, we know, creates a rift among endothermic purists, mostly convinced that...
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Artificial Intelligence in Israel's war on Hamas
There was a lot of talk about Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the war in Gaza a few months ago, in the aftermath of the...
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