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Libya – A Game of Two Halves

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A guest post form Chris.B Last September I wrote a post about Libya and what challenges the country might face going forward, post-Gaddafi. Specifically, I was interested to know whether the country could avoid turning into another Afghanistan or Iraq,…

2011, Libya and 2012

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A bold title for a single post but a trawl through the year reveals a few things worth noting in this disjointed and rambling beginning of year post! It goes without saying that 2011 has been another tough year for…

UAV Proliferation

Our future ground based anti-air capabilities seem to be coalescing around CAMM and Lightweight Starstreak but have a look at this video. The caption reads While NATO countries fly unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) high above Libya, none of these UAVs,…

Guest post – The Future of Libya

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No, not part of TD’s “Future Of” series. I’m not sure the Boss is ready to branch out into a North African division just yet. Rather, just a quick look at how the future of Libya might progress – at least…

Libya Update

I don’t tend to do news posts on current events because there are so many better places to get the information but I am not sure this Russia Today video will have obtained much air time. and another from AP…

Apaches South, or Maybe Not

Or East or West, depending on where they are coming from! Of course I am referring to the rumoured deployment of British Army Apache AH1 helicopters to Libya. As the Royal Navy’s Response Force Task Group (RFTG) has been taking…