Security Architectures in the EU

Schlagwort: Latvia

  • Ukraine war: Turkish armed drones allegedly still in use

    Ukraine war: Turkish armed drones allegedly still in use

    The government in Kiev publishes pictures of drone attacks on Russian invaders, who in turn report the shooting down of several „TB2“. It is doubtful that the weapon is decisive, as it was in the war over Nagorno-Karabakh. However, its current use is likely to further boost exports. Despite Russian attacks on hundreds of military […]

  • „Migrant smuggling“ via Belarus: Europol wanted 455 internet accounts deleted

    „Migrant smuggling“ via Belarus: Europol wanted 455 internet accounts deleted

    The Internet Referral Unit in The Hague also monitors social media for the purpose of prosecuting people who help refugees. However, the removal of content is not obligatory for providers. The EU police agency has reported at least 455 accounts on social media „promoting illegal immigration services from Belarus to Europe“ to internet companies for […]

  • New Frontex command structures: Vice directors begin their work

    New Frontex command structures: Vice directors begin their work

    Since 2016, the EU border agency has been given considerably more power. A new management post is now responsible for the currently established armed border force, a deportation unit and data retention. With two new regulations, the Council of the European Union and the Parliament have equipped the border agency Frontex with new capabilities and […]

  • EU and NATO: Military, police, secret services against migration as „hybrid threat“

    EU and NATO: Military, police, secret services against migration as „hybrid threat“

    Since the Lisbon Treaty, the EU Commission and the Council intertwined internal and external security and thus closer cooperate with NATO. In 2015, a fighting word was created for this, which is being positioned against disinformation, cyber attacks and migration. Several thousand refugees have attempted to cross the Belarusian border with Lithuania and Poland in […]