The new chair of the Defence Select Committee, Julian Lewis, talks to Daniel Bond about spending, Nato, and taking on the “unIslamic State” Julian Lewis is stumped. The newly elected chair of the defence select committee is sitting in his parliamentary office, struggling to get his head around the government’s position. Read More
Russia has rehearsed an invasion of SCANDINAVIA which, if carried out, would prevent NATO from reinforcing the Baltic states, claims US security report What worries DS about things like this isn’t the one story here, another there – but the succession day after day and all with a coherent thread behind them. -Where is this Continue reading
By Admiral Sir Nigel Essenhigh, former First Sea Lord, Sunday Telegraph 14 June 2015 Our defence cuts leave us looking feeble in the eyes of the world. We are appeasing our enemies and making the same mistakes as in the 1930s during the rise of Nazism. Read more…
It is with great sadness that DefenceSynergia (DS) must announce that Michael Waddell, one of our founder members, died on 22nd May 2015 – he was 92. Our sincerest condolences go out to Michael’s family and friends.