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#SEAD – Hitting where it hurts

#SEAD – Hitting where it hurts

| May 9, 2019

The Indian Air Force’s new NARGM anti-radiation missile promises a step change for the force’s SEAD doctrine.  Work on the Defence Research and Development Organisation’s (DRDO) New Generation Anti-Radiation Missile (NGARM) commenced in 2012 with an initial budget of $62 million, writes Thomas Withington. Open sources state that the weapon has a range of between 54 […]

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#SecurityUnion – Commission welcomes adoption of new measures denying terrorists and criminals the means and space to act

#SecurityUnion – Commission welcomes adoption of new measures denying terrorists and criminals the means and space to act

| April 18, 2019

The European Parliament have adopted two important Security Union legislative initiatives proposed by the Commission on interoperability and explosive precursors. These new measures will allow EU information systems for security, migration and border management to work together more intelligently and will strengthen EU rules on explosive precursors. Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said: “The Security Union is steadily […]

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European Parliament evacuated after major security scare

European Parliament evacuated after major security scare

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The European Parliament in Brussels was at the centre of a major security scare on Monday (2 February) with scores of staff and visitors being evacuated. It came after police found a gun and a chainsaw in a car parked near the Parliament. It triggered a security scare, which caused several offices at the sprawling parliamentary complex […]

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Setting agenda for European defence sector

Setting agenda for European defence sector

The rapidly changing international economic situation and constantly emerging new security concerns mean that the European defence industry must transform itself if it is to be capable of maintaining the security of the EU in the years to come. In this context, Commission Vice President Antonio Tajani, commissioner for industry and entrepreneurship and Internal Market […]

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