Category Archives: Rubriken

Immer wiederkehrende Themen

Sea Control 29 – Interview with Erik Prince

Starting today until April 19, CIMSEC’s Next War blog features a themed special week about Private Military Contractors (PMCs). Thus, Matthew Hipple interviews Erik Prince, a former U.S. Navy SEAL officer, founder of Blackwater USA (after several name changes, now … Continue reading

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Cartoon of the month: Putin’s Missing Shirt

Judging by the pictures of Mr. Putin in his free time, he is in need of a new shirt. In light of his recent behaviour, cartoonist Pedro Molina from Nicaragua has a fashion tip. • • • Molina is a … Continue reading

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Sea Control 28 – The F-35

As announced in Sea Control episode 26, this episode is the East Atlantic edition, hosted by Alexander Clarke, Principal Researcher of the Phoenix Think Tank. He is joined by Steve George, former engineer with the F-35 program and a Royal … Continue reading

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Sea Control 27 – International Law, Crimea, and China

In this episode, Anthony Clark Arend, Professor of Government and Foreign Service at Georgetown University and the Director of the Master of Science in Foreign Service in the Walsh School of Foreign Service speaks about International law. International law comprises … Continue reading

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Sea Control 26 – New Podcast Series Party

With episode #26, Matthew Hipple introduces two new monthly series: Sea Control Europe/Britain (starting April 7) and Sea Control Asia-Pacific (starting April 21). Sea Control Europe/Britain will be hosted by Alexander Clarke, Principal Researcher of the Phoenix Think Tank, who … Continue reading

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V. Sicherheitspolitische Verlosung

Deutsch (click here for the English version) Zwischen dem 17.-24. März 2014 führen Offiziere.ch, die Facebook-Seiten “Sicherheitspolitik” und Army HQ mit Unterstützung von “Seidlers Sicherheitspolitik“, “Aussen- und Sicherheitspolitik“, #carbine und CIMSEC eine weitere sicherheitspolitische Verlosung durch. Dieses Mal beschäftigen wir … Continue reading

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Sea Control 25 – Crimean Crisis

After months of protests by Euromaidan and days of armed violence in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, the Ukrainian government was ousted and replaced by pro-European politicians headed by Arseniy Yatsenyuk. His political positions stands against Russian influence in the … Continue reading

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Sea Control 24 – DEF[X] Annapolis

On 1 March 2014, innovators and entrepreneurs came together to the Defense Entrepreneurs Forum (DEF[X]) in Annapolis to generate new ideas and innovative solutions for the US military. Claude Berube, Instructor at United States Naval Academy, and Michael Madrid, Midshipman … Continue reading

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Cartoon of the month: The Russian Bear

As Viktor Yanukovych gets safe haven in Russia, the Russian bear is using its military might to secure its interests in Ukraine. Taking control of the Crimea peninsula might only be the beginning of a campaign to reinstate a pro-Russian … Continue reading

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Sea Control 23 – USS Ponce

The USS Ponce was commissioned in 1971 and in December 2011, she was to begin the process of decommissioning. In 2012, a contract was let for a rush retrofit for the ship to be re-deployed as the first of a … Continue reading

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