Contemporary Operating Environment
Influence operations in the digital age are not merely propaganda with new tools. Now conducted across the whole of society, we are only at the beginning of a new era of population-centric...
Will the Army of the near future need to deal with swarming drones? Daniel Lee thinks we should be prepared for these types of threats.
By Daniel Lee
Have we been thinking about warfare the wrong way all along?
By Gareth Rice
Should we be seeking out WiFi at the same time as establishing a reliable water supply? This article, via the Modern War Institute, argues that combat soldiers are not ready for the harsh realities...
By The Cove
How can social media contribute to the combat intelligence picture?
By PTE E
A link to the Modern War Institute, and a first hand account of the battle on 3 October 2009.
By The Cove
This article seeks to outline that Assault Pioneers can achieve the routine mobility responsibilities for infantry centric small teams through assault breaching and reduction of nuisance obstacles (...
In May 2017, Islamist insurgents swarmed through the city of Marawi, taking the population of 200, 000 hostage and announcing it as a new ‘Capitol’ for Islamic State in South-East Asia.
By James Lewis
This article, written for The Cove by the International Committee of the Red Cross, examines whether humanitarian actions can remain principled in modern conflicts.
By Emily Defina