What comes to mind when you think of “security”? Menacing guys in dark suits with shades and earpieces at a concert? Uniformed patrols on segways at your favorite mall? 461 more words
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George Macpherson: “Can Britain convert its ‘fighting force’ into a ‘force for nonlethal defence and law enforcement’?”
An extract from an article by George Macpherson
Our ‘national defence’ forces do a lot of good: let’s keep them.
We are not against men and women in uniform – simply against the violence that is a small part of their existence. 335 more words
Non-lethal weapons also known as “less than lethal” weapons are witnessing a growth in demand by law enforcement agencies and military organizations worldwide. The market for non-lethal weapons market is expected to grow as an essential asymmetric warfare tool over the forecast period globally. 261 more words
Russia's opposition newspaper plans to 'arm journalists' -- "Unfortunately, every one of us can become the target of a madman"
© AFP/File / by Victoria LOGUINOVA-YAKOVLEVA | A display by Russian arms manufacturer Kalashnikov, which said it would give journalists a 10 percent discount… 510 more words