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Admiral Naveed appointed naval chief

The News International 04 Oct 2023
... Administration, and Deputy President of the National Defence University ... The newly-appointed Naval Chief is a graduate of the Pakistan Navy War College, Lahore, National Defence University Islamabad, Naval Staff College in the US, and Royal College of Defence Studies in the UK.

Ukraine holds the line against Russian attacks, makes small gains

Al Jazeera 04 Oct 2023
The system was interconnected by tunnels and Russia was prioritising its defence, the soldier told the Institute for the Study of War, a Washington, DC-based think tank ... Those tactics have allowed the retreating Russians to keep rebuilding defences and forcing the Ukrainians to continue to move slowly.

Adnoc to use repurposed EV batteries in decarbonisation push

The National 04 Oct 2023
They can be used in decentralised energy storage such as in fast charging stations, where batteries can be used to provide additional power, as well as solar energy storage for rooftop or microgrid systems, a study from the Natural Resources Defence Council said.

UK’s Former Defense Secretary Wants More Young Ukrainians on the Battlefield

GlobalResearch 04 Oct 2023
I remember visiting a secret location abroad, but outside Ukraine, as we prepared Ukrainian soldiers on how to use StarStreak air-defence missiles ... Lucas Leiroz is a journalist, researcher at the Center for Geostrategic Studies, geopolitical consultant ... Defence Secretary Ben ...

Learned necromancers and lascivious witches: magic and misogyny through the ages

The Spectator 03 Oct 2023
 Owen Davies issues a robust defence. magic is as old as human history, while a study of grimoires is a study of the ...

Is health crisis in Ukraine related to the US Biolabs?

Blitz 03 Oct 2023
... Defence Troops of the Russian Armed Forces, stated at a meeting on US military-biological activities that the documents to which the Russian Defence Ministry had access confirm the participation of the US Land Forces Institute in the study of microbial resistance to antibiotics.

Indonesian state weapons makers ‘double-dealing’ in Myanmar

Business Day 03 Oct 2023
Myanmar has been racked by violence since the military overthrew a government led by Nobel peace prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi more than two years ago ... A spokesperson for Indonesia’s foreign ministry said it is studying the complaint. A defence ministry spokesperson did not respond to a request for comment ... Reuters .

Activists say Indonesian state weapons makers supplying Myanmar

Hong Kong Standard 03 Oct 2023
Myanmar has been racked by violence since the military overthrew a government led by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi more than two years ago.  ... The Standard Channel ... A spokesperson for Indonesia's foreign ministry said it was studying the complaint. A defence ministry spokesperson did not respond to a request for comment.  ... .

China mocks Taiwan's first indigenous submarine

Beijing News 03 Oct 2023
Collin Koh, Senior Fellow at the Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies in Singapore, told ANI."Taiwan's naval modernization stems from, first and foremost, the growing military threat posed by mainland China, and it also ...

Kefas Takes Definite Steps to Develop Taraba

This Day 03 Oct 2023
Nigeria . 17 mins ago ... Wole Ayodele reports ... Operation Make Jalingo Clean ... Youth, Economic And Security Summit ... Study the Defence Industries of Corporation of Nigeria (DICON); Determine the type and quantity of weapons/equipment to be purchased by the state, considering the topography of the state and the type of training the state needs from DICON ... .

Driver implicated in fatal accident heard in court

The Daily Herald 02 Oct 2023
The accident scene in Lowlands on January 23, 2023. (Pompiers photo).   ... A.H.G. (25), accused of causing the accident, denied that he was to blame, saying it was the young woman’s vehicle that hit him. Nevertheless, he apologised to the victim’s family and asked for forgiveness ... The defence lawyer asked the court to study the testimonies with care ... .

Why Did So Many Nations Join Forces to Fight Somali Piracy?

The Maritime Executive 02 Oct 2023
They held the ships and crews for ransom ... Collective action ... Our study sought to understand how and why the collective action problem was overcome ... What worked ... Peter Viggo Jakobsen is a professor at the Institute for Strategy at the Royal Danish Defence College, and a professor (part-time) at the Center for War Studies, University of Southern Denmark.

UPSC Key\u20142nd October, 2023: Intermittency, Relevance of Mahatma Gandhi and Protected Monuments

Indian Express 02 Oct 2023
Mains Examination.\u00a0General Studies II ... Mains Examination.\u00a0 \u2022 General Studies II ... As a result, India is an agenda in this year\u2019s election campaign,\u201d Gulbin Sultana, Associate Fellow at the Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, wrote in a piece earlier this month on the IDSA website.

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