Tagged: control

Should We Just Let the Army Do It?

PROFESSIONAL ARMIES often toil in obscurity until they are needed. Absent a sense of external threat, militaries are often unappreciated and lack constituencies of their own. These professional armies, as is the case in most European and North American…

Hong Kong protests: Chinese security trial giant 'electric' fork devices

A man is escorted by armed officers during a drill at Shenzhen Bay Sports Centre. (Reuters)Chinese armed forces are currently practicing with giant ‘electric’ fork devices that could potentially be used on Hong Kong protesters.Members of China’s parami…