The Global Race for Big National-Security Ideas Is On

The Global Race for Big National-Security Ideas Is On BY AMY ZEGARTCO-DIRECTOR OF THE CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND COOPERATION JANUARY 13, 2020 The United States faces genuinely new challenges—but tries to understand them using outmoded theories from a bygone era. In the past two weeks, escalating hostilities brought the United States to the brink of […]

When Both Sides Have Drones, How Do You Know Which Ones to Kill?

When Both Sides Have Drones, How Do You Know Which Ones to Kill? BY PATRICK TUCKER JANUARY 13, 2020 The U.S. Army recently tested a system that helps defenders wipe the skies of just the unfriendly aerial robots. In November, the Army hosted a test of Pierce Aerospace’s Flight Portal ID at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. A friendly drone was equipped […]

Russian Army will develop Storm robot tank and Ally

Russian Army will develop Storm robot tank and Ally By: Kelsey D. Atherton   One possible configuration for the Shturm robot tank emphasizes heavy weapons and urban combat. (Ministry of Defence, via RBC)  Russia’s Ministry of Defense is bringing two robot tank designs in-house, following progress from industry in developing these forms. The two robots, the […]