EUROSATORY 2018, Defense and Security: The place to be in Paris.

EUROSATORY 2018, Defense and Security: The place to be in Paris.

Today the world faces a wide range of conflicts, terrorist threats and emergencies that continue to intensify. In the light of this, states and private citizens need and demand defence and security solutions to ensure peace, safety and stability. As the world’s leading international land and air defence and security exhibition, Eurosatory constantly tracks the […]

The French drone industry is recovering.

The French drone industry is recovering.

    by Alejandro Ronard Alem.-   Two months after the great bi-annual mass of the International Security and Defense armament of Paris, we refer to Eurosatory, we want to take a look at an industrial sector in which France has a slight delay, the drone industry.   The industrial civil or military drones are indispensable in sectors […]

Franco-German strengthen defense collaboration.

Franco-German strengthen defense collaboration.

written by Alejandro Ronard Alem.- Gathered at a press conference this December 4th in Paris, the foreign ministers of France and Germany, Jean-Yves Le Drian and Sigmar Gabriel speak in one voice on behalf of their respective countries. After reviewing the joint work, the French Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said: “our convergences to strengthen the destiny […]

President Macron welcomed Kurdistan´s leaders.

President Macron welcomed Kurdistan´s leaders.

Article by Alejandro Ronard Alem.- The French president Emmanuel Macron received in Paris the two leaders of Iraqi Kurdistan,Prime Minister Nechivan Barzani and Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani. Already on October 5, he had received the Prime Minister of Iraq Haîder al-Abadi at the Élysée Palace (official residence of the President of France). At the beginning of the […]

France’s arsenal to combat money-laundering and terrorist financing.

France’s arsenal to combat money-laundering and terrorist financing.

The fight against illicit financial flows is a priority for the French authorities. Money laundering is central to criminal activities and is a threat to the economic and political stability of countries and international security. The rise of terrorism has made it necessary to strengthen the surveillance of financial circuits that could fund it. To […]

France and cybersecurity.

France and cybersecurity.

New destructive practices are developing in cyber space, including criminal use of the Internet (cyber crime), espionage for political or economic ends, and attacks on critical infrastructure (transport, energy, communication, etc.) for the purposes of sabotage. Coming from governmental or non-governmental players, these cyber attacks: know no border or distance; are anonymous, and it is […]

Terrorism: A very real threat against France.

Terrorism: A very real threat against France.

France and French interests have been the target of international terrorism linked to the situation in the Near and Middle East in the 1980s, the Groupe Islamique Armé (GIA) in Algeria in the 1990s, and international jihadist networks close to or inspired by Al-Qaeda since the 2001 attacks in the United States and the subsequent […]

French policy against Transnational Organized Crime TOC.

French policy against Transnational Organized Crime TOC.

Transnational Organized Crime TOC  is the work of a international structured group existing with the aim of committing crimes in order to obtain a financial or other material benefit.  TOC covers all major areas of trafficking: drugs, human beings, arms, stolen vehicles, and wild animals and plants, etc. TOC is closely tied to corruption and money laundering. […]

French aerospace industry sees event as chance to lobby new president.

French aerospace industry sees event as chance to lobby new president.

PARIS — The Paris Air Show comes at a timely juncture as French aerospace leaders seek to lobby a newly elected head of state and government for support of the high-tech industry in a tough world market. “We have a new government and new ministers,” said Eric Trappier, vice chairman of Groupement des Industries Françaises Aéronautiques et […]

Macron in the skies of Paris Air Show 2017.

Macron in the skies of Paris Air Show 2017.

The French president descended from the skies in a European military plane. French President Emmanuel Macron landed at the Bourget airfield in an Airbus A400-M military transport plane to launch the aviation showcase, where the latest passenger jets will vie for attention with an F-35 warplane, drones and other high-tech hardware. Macron, trying to raise his […]

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