Security Architectures in the EU

Tag: China

  • Hypersonic weapons: All the hype about the new technology

    Hypersonic weapons: All the hype about the new technology

    Russia’s military had deployed a new offensive weapon, the Kinshal, for the first time. It is the harbinger of a new arms race in which China and North Korea are also leading the way. Three weeks ago, the Russian air…

  • China: Algorithm law for “positive energy”

    China: Algorithm law for “positive energy”

    The government in Beijing has passed a globally unique regulation for consumer protection on the internet China installed a new law on Tuesday to rein in algorithms on the internet. The hitherto unique regulation covers applications that make further purchase…

  • War in Ethiopia: Armed drones could be again a gamechanger

    War in Ethiopia: Armed drones could be again a gamechanger

    In a surprise move, the Ethiopian military was able to stop the advance of attacking Tigray rebels on the capital, according to international media reports, with the help of armed drones. Allegedly “Bayraktar TB2” ordered in Turkey have not been…

  • Unrestrained killer robots in Geneva

    Unrestrained killer robots in Geneva

    A UN convention on lethal autonomous weapons systems is not in sight For more than seven years, several dozen states have been discussing a possible ban on autonomous killer robots at the United Nations (UN). So far, the talks have…

  • Missiles and sensors: German technology for the Turkish drone war

    Missiles and sensors: German technology for the Turkish drone war

    Turkey’s best-selling armed drone is equipped with cameras from German company Hensoldt, a spokesperson confirms. The device could guide missiles developed with German help to a target. The government in Berlin also has a stake in the defence company. Turkey…

  • The Turkish Drone War over Nagorno-Karabakh: Gamechanger for more unmanned armament?

    The Turkish Drone War over Nagorno-Karabakh: Gamechanger for more unmanned armament?

    Video lecture 11 March at 7 pm (CET) The lecture in English was simultaneously translated into German. See it on YouTube in original language. The war between Azerbaijan and Armenia in autumn 2020 is considered the first inter-state conflict won through…