Sexual harassment rife at military academy

Women in Australia’s top military academy face “widespread low-level sexual harassment”, a review has found. The review, carried out by Human Rights Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick, said the situation had improved significantly in the last decade. But it said that cultural changes were needed at the Canberra-based Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA). The review was ordered … [Read the full story]

The Falklands War – could happen again very soon

Argentina is to double its military budget and regenerate its armed forces, sparking fears that it could mount a successful invasion of the Falklands. British Prime Minister, David Cameron, announced cuts that would result in Britain being unable to defend the islands if Argentina invaded. The South American country also plans to develop nuclear technology … [Read the full story]