The NATO 2022 strategic concept: continuity, change and consistency
At the NATO summit in Madrid on 29 and 30 June next, the heads of state and government of the 30 allied countries will approve the new NATO Strategic Concept, unless ...
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Russian-Ukrainian conflict, the specter of a new Chechnya advances
The war in Ukraine has entered its fourth week. The advance of the Russian troops still appears to have slowed down. The Blitzkrieg, which many analysts had talked about, went bankrupt ...
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The HALO / HAHO insertion capacity
Fundamental ability to contribute to the strategic dimension of the raiding assets, the push tactic connotation of the HALO / HAHO joint connotation is the heritage of a few well ...
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The Washington parcel game
Two weeks ago, the Biden administration tried to supply Polish MIG-29 fighters to the Ukrainian air force. Warsaw would have received a supply of F-35As in exchange. L'...
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Information from operational theaters: Ukraine tells us something about the Iskanders
One of the most discussed issues of the current Red-Ukrainian conflict is related to the type of weapons that the Russian federation has deployed for the ongoing operation in ...
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The Infantry Weapon: the Queen of all battles - First episode: "the captain"
If you have done military service in the Army as recruits or volunteers, it means that you too, for at least four weeks, have been "Infantrymen" even if incorporated into ...
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Analysis on the progress of the second week of war in Ukraine (third part)
After having analyzed the trend of both air and land operations in the two previous analyzes, we now close our series relating to the latest developments in ...
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Guardia di Finanza: its motorization comes from the Army
A real historical Corps, established in 1774 as a Legion of Light Troops committed to fiscal surveillance on the borders of the Kingdom of Sardinia, which evolved into Guardia ...
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Analysis on the progress of the second week of war in Ukraine (second part)
After analyzing the developments on the air war front in the first part of our series, let's now move on to ...
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The Russian tanks in the Ukrainian conflict
The Russian-Ukrainian conflict has brought back to the fore the large-scale use of the armored weapon, almost entirely ...
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The "orcs" in Ukraine. The Russian choice of employing paramilitaries and mercenaries
The final offensive for the conquest of Kiev always seems to be on the verge of being launched and, nevertheless, the “...
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Analysis on the progress of the second week of war in Ukraine (first part)
As a continuation of the analysis produced last week, we now continue our effort to monitor the ...
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The A2 / AD bubble of Kaliningrad
With the Russian attack on Ukrainian territory, fears of the ancestral enemy have flared up in Poland ....
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Italian aircraft on the Romanian-Ukrainian border
In these two weeks of war, the activities of the air forces of the countries of the Alliance were not lacking. Me too'...
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SMD wants the "cruise" but in the infantry regiments they still use the SRCM!
The interview of 6 March, released to la Repubblica by the head of SMD, Admiral Cavo Dragone, is yet another ...
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The "hybrid" dimension of conventional warfare in Ukraine
In the final part of my previous article, the disturbing ...
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Mine alarm in the Black Sea?
Historically, naval mines have always been a serious threat to maritime traffic and to units ...
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Analysis of the progress of the first week of the war in Ukraine
On February 24, 2022, at 4.00 am in Italy, with a pre-recorded and direct message both to ...
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Means and (outdated) systems in the Ukrainian conflict
It is quite impressive to observe the tactical means dealt with over the years now engaged in a conflict. Of course,...
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War in Ukraine. An analysis of the early days of combat
The analysis carried out on the balance of power between Russia and Ukraine on a military level (including the estimate of the types of ...
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