SYRIAN SOLUTION DEPENDS ON AFRIN
Inevitably, with the military defeat of the ISIS, there arise contradictions of a situation where interests, aims and strategies were so far kept under the rug of the common fight against Islamic terror. Now that the common enemy is defeated...
DOUBTS ON ITALY'S MISSION IN NIGER
On January 17, 2018, the Italian Parliament approved the deployment of a military contingent to Niger. Units that are presently in Afghanistan and Iraq will be redeployed on other scenarios, from Tunisia to Misrata, from the Central African Republic to Morocco. The list includes Niger...
VS CLASSICAL SPYING
search for information, normally known as espionage, is
made of two concurrent and competing approaches: classical
spying and technological information gathering. The first
approach, HUMINT (Human Intelligence), is conducted by
agents on the field: they contact people, recruit sources
and, ultimately, rely on informants. Instead, technology
can count on a series of technical tools: SIGINT (Signal
intelligence, that intercepts anything in the air, like
radio or telephone transmissions), ELINT (Electronic
intelligence, which includes computers and other devices),
IMINT (Imagery intelligence, that relies on satellite or
aerial videos and photos). Rapid technological...