Tag SDSR 2015

Playing the Short Game – SDSR 2015?

Are we playing the short game as we get closer to SDSR 2015? Reportedly the Defence Secretary has stated that a ‘war-weary’ public will only accept interventions which are ‘time-limited’.  Setting aside whether he has been reported accurately (this is…

Did I Really Just Read This?

Wow, lets just nuke em all [browser-shot width=”600″ url=”;] In a recent article for Army Technology Rear Admiral Chris Parry made a number of statements that were most surprising. Some interesting points were raised but this stood out How do…

An SDSR for 2014

Astute submarine

Introduction This short essay attempts to communicate a perceived change in our position within world affairs whilst we attempt to get our “house in order”. It also tries very hard not to become a “kit list”. It represents a view…