Rob Huebert: Canada Must Get Serious About the Russian Threat

“I think there have been very terrifying inroads into the development of nuclear delivery systems that have started to blur that differential between nuclear deterrence and the possibility that, under certain circumstances, a nuclear power may decide that there is an advantage to using a limited nuclear strike against one of its enemies.“ What changes have there been to the overall security structures, infrastructure, and institutions in the Arctic as a result of the war in Ukraine? There have been two major changes. The first change is one of perceptions.…

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Royal Navy Vice Admiral Appointed NATO Commander

The Royal Navy’s Vice Admiral Keith Blount is to be appointed NATO’s Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe (DSACEUR), demonstrating the UK’s continued leadership in the Alliance. For the past three years, he has been Commander of NATO’s Maritime Command and this is the first time the position has been held by a member of the Royal Navy. He will take up the new appointment in the rank of Admiral in succession to General Sir Tim Radford in July next. Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe serves as the second in command to…

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