Security Architectures in the EU

Schlagwort: Military

  • European Cyber Exercise: Digital Attacks from „Blue Land“

    European Cyber Exercise: Digital Attacks from „Blue Land“

    For five weeks, EU member states will simulate attacks on their critical infrastructures. For the first time, the threshold of an armed attack will be surpassed. The rehearsal includes the provision of assistance in accordance with EU treaties, and the NATO case of alliance could also be triggered. In the summer of 2017, Saudi Arabia […]

  • 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 sighted anywhere so far. However, competitors from China and Iran have been documented. Ethiopia has […]

  • 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 not led to any concrete negotiations; above all, the major military powers – the USA, […]

  • EU development aid: Italy is gifting more surveillance technology to the Libyan coastguard

    EU development aid: Italy is gifting more surveillance technology to the Libyan coastguard

    With a mobile maritime monitoring centre, EU member states hope to improve the migration deterrence of authorities in Libya. The delivery with an Italian warship is also a signal to Turkey. Libya has received new technology for monitoring the Mediterranean Sea from Italy. The equipment, financed with EU funds, is installed in containers and was […]