The False Sense of Security

This Taiwanese defence program video slip has been circulating in my social media feed recently. For those who are not familiar with Mandarin language, the video compares the Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) with the Republic of China Air Force (ROCAF). The presenter, on the left, speaks to a relatively well known defence author…

Business will be Usual in Thailand

When M41 tanks rolled into the streets of Bangkok in September 19 2006, it was Thailand’s the first military coup in fifteen years and the first in the new millennia. The coup overthrew the government of Thaksin Shinawatra, whom was at that time in New York attending United Nations General Assembly. Countries across the globe…