Hypersonic missiles travel at speeds in excess of Mach 5 (about one mile per second), some as high as Mach 25. They are a game-changing system, difficult to detect and even more difficult to kill and which may be either nuclear or conventionally armed. They have the potential to destabilise current defence postures. Western capabilities Continue reading
DefenceSynergia is pleased to reproduce below the Ministry of Defence verbatim text of the speech given to Royal United Services Institute by the Chief of the Defence Staff General Sir Nick Carter GCB CBE DSO ADC Gen on the 5th of December 2019. HERE
Speech Defence Secretary’s speech at NATO Engages Defence Secretary Ben Wallace outlines the future of NATO in the Alliance’s 70th year. Published 3 December 2019 From: Ministry of Defence and The Rt Hon Ben Wallace Delivered on: 3 December 2019 (Transcript of the speech, exactly as it was delivered)
DefenceSynergia (DS) is pleased to publish text versions of the four main party manifestos on our website – Labour Party, Brexit Party, Liberal Democrat Party, Conservative Party – in the ‘Reports Section ‘.
GE2019 Manifestos of the major parties
DefenceSynergia (DS) is indebted to Professor Dr Julian Lindley-French for permission to publish his recent article examining comments by President Macron of France on the subject of NATO in which he asks: “Is he right, and are his calls for European strategic (i.e. military) sovereignty at all viable?” The verbatim text is set Continue reading
DefenceSynergia (DS) is grateful to The Soldiers’, Sailors’ and Airmen’s Families Association (SSAFA) for permission to reproduce their worrying findings when they recently polled civil recruiters and members of the public on the subject of retired British Armed Forces personnel. The DS perception, which follows on from our view that the Ministry of Defence (MOD) Continue reading