Following the hasty withdrawal of Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) from its so-called security zone in southern Lebanon at the end of May 2000, the security situation along the Israeli-Lebanese border has been surprisingly calm despite the three month security vacuum without the full deployment of the Lebanese Army or UNIFIL.
Russia, defence policy, military reform
PPP, public-private partnership, defence policy, procurement, acquisition, MoD, DERA
Australia, defence policy, southeast Asia, strategy
Balkans, Kosovo, elections