Army

26 May 2014
Coups are a regular occurrence around the world. The most recent happened in May 2014 when the Thai army overthrew the government of Yingluck Shinawatra. From...
4 Dec 2013
On the 30th June 2012, Egypt welcomed its first democratically elected government and first elected President; Mohamed Morsi. Their election was the result of...
25 Jul 2012
Should women be allowed to serve in combat roles in the armed forces? Combat roles are usually defined as “roles whose primary duty is to close with and...
18 Feb 2012
In recent years, there has been much discussion regarding the concept of a European Defence Force (sometimes referred to as the “Euro Corps” or EDF). Such a...
26 Jan 2012
A standing army is a permanent military force, entirely under the command of a single authority. This is almost always a national government, although in the...
26 Jan 2012
Military recruitment has diversified in recent years to include the use of schools as a platform for the armed services to present to school children on future...
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