For over 100 years, “The Defence of Duffer’s Drift” has been in the list of basic books of military academies and war studies universities all over the world although modern warfare has significantly changed in that same period, however, the fundamental ideas regarding small unit’s minor tactics have not
Othon Leon on Brexit: “What back in 2016 was supposed to be a referendum to confirm the permanence of the U.K. within the European Union turned out to be one of the deepest political crisis in modern British history; a nightmare of unimagined proportions and an important matter of security for the government.”
When Nation-States are born, they remember and reinterpret their pasts. This narrative brings meaning and sense of direction to their members. As countries evolve, they must go back to those …
Othon Leon explores the issue of human trafficking in Europe: “Illegal immigration in the E.U. has expanded into a lucrative business for professional smugglers who have found the right instruments to exploit desperate people who want to install themselves in more peaceful and prosperous countries, whatever the means.”
With the global rise in tensions, Othon Leon explores the politics of “New Containment” and a return to Cold War strategies.