Search results for: Mats Engman
”Prioritera detta i försvarssatsningen”
...Engman. Nyligen meddelade statsministern att även Sverige nu ska nå målet om att satsa 2 procent av BNP på försvaret. Det ekonomiska tillskottet är viktigt. Att det används rätt är...
Future Defence Policy Regarding the Emergence of New Military Technology Threats
...In this paper Mats Engman discusses the ways in which new technologies and practices are creating new challenges for decision makers and addresses some of the ways in which defense...
AUKUS: Resetting European Thinking on Indo-Pacific?
This special publication brings together a number of experts from Europe and Asia to discuss the implications of AUKUS for Europe. The AUKUS is a critical geopolitical development....
U.S.-ROK Military Exercises: Provocation or Possibility?
...among a host of military, political, and diplomatic objectives, they are nonetheless viewed as a provocation by North Korea. This essay by Major General (ret.) Mats Engman, puts the military...
The War in Ukraine: Drawing Lessons for the Korean Peninsula
The war in Ukraine will have far-reaching consequences beyond European security. For many politicians and experts in Europe the possibility of a full-scale attack on a sovereign…
From Hybrid Tactics to Invasion – Lesson for China from Ukraine
As the Russian military build-up along the borders with Ukraine has yielded to a full-scale military invasion, media coverage has soared and unverified frontline information has proliferated….
Taiwan and the AUKUS: A Double-Edged Sword for Taipei?
On September 15, US president Biden, Australian Prime Minister Morrison, and British Premier Johnson announced a new trilateral security alliance, known as AUKUS. Even though the official…
Reading the ROK 2022-2026 Midterm Defense Plan
The newly released ROK 2022-2026 Midterm Defense Plan promises sharper swords and stronger shields following the termination of US missile guidelines earlier this year. It is a…
Towards a New Conflict Management System on the Korean Peninsula: A Military Perspective
...In this essay, Major General (ret.) Mats Engman assesses the lack of a viable conflict management system on the Korean Peninsula. While the nearly seven decades-old Armistice Agreement and...
The Inter-Korean Military Agreement: Risk of War Diminished?
...the overall security situation on the Korean Peninsula, a reduction in U.S. military presence may also happen. Major General (ret.) Mats Engman is former Head of the Swedish delegation...