Wednesday 12 Jul
The use of chemical agents for injuring and killing people is increasing in conflict areas such as Syria and Iraq. This is apparent from FOI’s latest report to the Armed Forces, on the CBRN threat fro...
Monday 26 Jun
Making correct assessments of probabilities and consequences of threats against IT systems is a daunting challenge. An FOI study has arrived at several important conclusions about what the Armed Force...
Monday 19 Jun
Al-Shabaab, the armed Islamist group in Somalia, also attacks targets in neighbouring countries. But Kenya has been much harder afflicted by terror than Ethiopia. One reason may be differences in the ...
Tuesday 13 Jun
Nuclear weapons have in recent years played a more visible role in Russia’s defence and security policy, among other things. This is going to affect Swedish security policy. These developments make di...
Monday 05 Jun
The model that FOI uses to calculate the climate impact of Sweden’s civil aviation has just become better. This is an outcome of a research project that the Swedish Transport Agency commissioned FOI, ...
Monday 29 May
As a result of Russia’s military action against several of its neighbours, the security situation in our part of Europe has also worsened. Northern Europe and especially the Baltic region are at the i...
Wednesday 24 May
The Swedish Air Force’s aerial combat simulation centre is a world leader in the use of simulation technology for training and educating fighter pilots, especially for the Gripen system. The technolog...
Tuesday 23 May
FOI now has the most highly-developed leading-edge technology for the detection of nuclear weapons tests. The prototype SAUNA III was developed by FOI and has now been handed over to the CTBTO, the Co...
Friday 19 May
A new FOI study includes analyses of the military capabilities that the USA has available in Europe, with an emphasis on Sweden’s vicinity and the changes foreseeable by 2020.
Wednesday 10 May
This month, May 2017, the members of the Arctic Council are meeting in Alaska. On the agenda are questions about climate change and energy extraction, based on new reports of accelerating ice melt.