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The fourteenth in our monthly remote-control briefing series from Open Briefing has been published today. The briefings cover 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.

Key stories this month:

Special operations forces: Covert activities of French and Italian special operations forces in Libya revealed.

Private military and security companies: Mercenaries increasingly being used in Yemen conflict.

Unmanned vehicles and autonomous weapons systems: US Department of Defence developing robotics and autonomous systems strategy.

Cyber conflict: Developed economies of Asia-Pacific have highest cyber exposure in the region.

Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance: European Union and United States reach transatlantic data-transfer agreement.

Read the briefing here.