Last year, before he resigned as Defence Secretary, Sir Michael Fallon rightly responded to pressure from Jonny Mercer MP’s Defence Sub-Committee report into the Iraq Historic Allegations Team (IHAT) excesses by shutting down that inquiry. Well done to all involved we said, but the problem did not begin or end with IHAT.
DS is pleased to publish the MOD Main Estimates for FY 2018/19 Main estimates 2018-2019
By John Marshall, Defence Synergia Founding member. I came away pretty unimpressed with Sir Mark Sedwill’s (NSA) honesty and highly impressed with his ability to dodge the issues and his own responsibilities. During the course of evidence, Julian Lewis, Johnny Mercer, Madeleine Moon, and Ruth Smeeth made telling points which were all brushed aside by Continue reading
￼Defence Synergia revisits the implications of a Resurgent Russia
THE ROYAL AIR FORCE AT 100 A PERSONAL VIEW by Group Captain Patrick Tootal OBE DL RAF (Retd) Hon Secretary of the Battle of Britain Memorial Trust CIO and the Battle of Britain Fighter Association and Founder DefenceSynergia Member On the 1 April 2018 the Royal Air Force celebrated its centenary. I am proud to Continue reading
Whether one agrees or disagrees with the UK’s launch of Storm Shadow at Syria on 13 Apr 18, the Prime Minister had the luxury of selecting this low risk military option. The UK support to the US, UK French coordinated joint action was contributed by Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 aircraft which launched the Storm Shadow Continue reading
The Summary of the official OPCW Report into the UK Salisbury Incident. OPCW -TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT