All articles by Elisabeth Fisher

Elisabeth Fisher

Libya operation shows European military gaps, says UK report

The NATO operation in Libya shows stark military gaps in the defence sectors of the EU member states, according to a new report published by the UK House of Lords.

Virtual training for real warfare

The US Army recently ordered several training simulators to assist the transition of security duties to the Afghan Army. Elisabeth Fischer catches up with Dave Gulati, president of main contractor Fidelity Technologies, about the technology tasked with helping to build a professional military capable of providing protection within Afghanistan’s borders.

Battle for the outer space

Two leading European organisations have joined forces to explore military and civilian synergies in space. Elisabeth Fischer looks into the accord signed by the EDA and ESA, and learns about new opportunities for defence and security, against a backdrop of organisational issues and fierce competition from other leading nations.