European defense: opportunity or mirage?
A topic that continues to be debated in Brussels, even in these coronavirus times, is the development of the European Union's defense political dimension. Despite the...
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Will the US withdraw from Europe?
Over the past seventy years, the United States has contributed significantly to securing the defense of the Old Continent. Obviously our security has not been at ...
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Iveco Daily: a minibus in riot gear 
Really well known as a reliable commercial vehicle, Iveco Daily is also a historic work vehicle for the security forces. Since 1978, the year of his ...
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Navy frigates to be sold to Egypt: clash in the Conte government
Pecunia non olet says the famous Latin brocardo, sometimes misquoted but true. And it is precisely an economic issue linked to the world of Defense that has generated one ...
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NATO Defense Planning Process: what it is and why it is (or should be) important
NDPP, a more or less unknown acronym for an even more unknown process. NDPP stands for NATO Defense Planning Process and is one of the most important processes among those employed ...
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The Navy (finally) has decided to retire the Santi Class
The three LPD (Landing Platform Dock) San Giusto, San Marco and San Giorgio entered service between the end of the 80s and the mid-90s of the last century ...
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The Veteran, a figure that Italy would badly need!
According to Treccani, in Ancient Rome, a veteran was a soldier who, after having fought for a certain number of years, was honorably dismissed but for a few years ...
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Eastern Mediterranean: Why are the Russians "threatening" the Americans?
For the third time in two months, Russian pilots have intercepted US planes in the international waters of the eastern Mediterranean. The last episode in this sense is dated ...
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The disease rages, we miss the pan, on the bridge it waves ... white flag
The situation in the Mediterranean continues to become increasingly complex and recent developments regarding the conflict in Libya ...
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Conte surrenders to Macron: Italian soldiers in the Sahel serving the French
They had already announced it in the bilateral meeting in Naples last February. On that occasion the president ...
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NATO aid for COVID-19: the Alliance needs to do more for biosecurity and collective security
The challenges to security, as well as social, economic and political stability, brought by the crisis of COVID-19, ...
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The Navy launches Francesco Morosini, according to PPA
The second PPA (Multipurpose Offshore Patrol) was launched yesterday at the Riva Trigoso shipyards, ...
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Destined for war? Beijing's provocations against Taiwan
For two consecutive days, last February, China sent its strategic bombers over the Strait of ...
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Logistical-military means, is Italy also teaching a Tunisia on the road to democratization?
Since the fall of Ben Ali in 2011, Tunisian politics has been making an admirable effort to guarantee the country a ...
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Defense of our interests in the Mediterranean
History teaches us that maritime routes are fundamental for the economy and, starting from the XNUMXth century, indispensable ...
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After the Pandemic, Israel is ready to hit Iran
According to what was said last November by the former National Security Advisor of the State of Israel, ...
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From the battle of Lepanto to the Irini mission
In the complicated geo-political framework of modern history, certainly the battle of Lepanto in 1571 turns out to be a ...
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An unusual but certainly excellent 4X4 (like the work of the Volunteer Military Corps)
Its name "Amarok" may suggest the remote roads of Morocco but in reality you have to move much further north to ...
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From today operations for the return of Russian medical and health personnel involved in Italy for the Covid-19 emergency
"Tomorrow we will begin the withdrawal of the medical-military units from Italy", declared yesterday the Minister of Defense ...
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New strategic approaches for future "unknown unknown" threats
As former US Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld once said, there are security threats "known know ...
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