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Rockets and missiles – the threat that calls for joint defence efforts

The joint US-Israeli exercise dubbed Austere Challenge 2012 is not only a big, complicated and expensive joint drill.   It is a realisation that defending a nation against missiles is a task that cannot always be performed through the means of the country being attacked.   It is even more than that. It demonstrates the […]

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The sum of all threats – the changing Middle East

The situation changes fast. The US is beginning to understand that the Middle East will not be the same and that the new threats are bigger than ever, not only to allies such as Israel, Saudi Arabia and Jordan, but to its direct interests in the region.   The threat picture has changed dramatically and […]

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