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Commissioned by the Remote Control project, the fourteenth in our monthly remote-control briefing series from Open Briefing covers developments in five key areas or remote warfare: special forces, private military and security companies, unmanned vehicles and autonomous weapon systems, cyber warfare and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. This month’s briefing discusses covert activities of French and Italian special operations forces in Libya, the increasing use of  mercenaries in the Yemen conflictthe US Department of Defence developing robotics and autonomous systems strategy, the cyber exposure of developed economies in the Asia-Pacific region, and the European Union and United States reaching a transatlantic data-transfer agreement.