• Missile defence cooperation in the Gulf

    New Research Report

    Iran's missile threat to GCC states

    This report looks at Iran's missile capabilities, the efforts to counter the threat they pose by Gulf Arab states and the broader evolution of security structures in the region. It is a valuable resource for all those seeking to understand the 'security complex' that encompasses all states in the Gulf.

  • Olivier Douliery/Pool via Bloomberg

    New Strategic Comment

    The evolution of US–Israel relations

    The main source of change in Israel's current interests and objectives is its evolving relationship with the United States. During the eight years of the Obama administration, the two countries have clashed on a range of strategic issues, including the Iran nuclear deal and the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

  • Strategic Survey 2016 launch at IISS–Americas

    'Institutions of world order crumbling'

    'The shock absorbers of the international system have been degraded,' warned Editor Nicholas Redman at the IISS–Americas launch of Strategic Survey 2016: The Annual Review of World Affairs. In a wide-ranging discussion, a panel of six IISS experts discussed the underlying drivers behind the 'strategic earthquakes' of the past year. 

  • Adelphi Books

    The Nuclear Collection

    All IISS Adelphi books are on offer at three for the price of two. Here we recommend the nuclear collection, to mark the publication of 'Improving the security of all nuclear materials', a new report by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) and the Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP).

  1. New Research Report

  2. New Strategic Comment

  3. Strategic Survey 2016 launch at IISS–Americas

  4. Adelphi Books

Strategic Survey 2016: Launch Highlights & Expert Interviews

Fighting and Negotiating with Armed Groups

This new Adelphi book looks at what constitutes an effective and realistic strategy for dealing with armed groups.

The IISS Digital Annual Review

Driving Strategic Thought and Action

The IISS’s inaugural online Annual Review highlights its key achievements in 2015–16.

the military balance

The Military Balance 2016

The annual assessment of the military capabilities and defence economics of over 171 countries. It is an indispensable handbook for anyone conducting serious studies of security policy and military affairs.

IISS e-News

Connect with us through e-News, a resource aimed at keeping you up-to-date on the latest IISS News.

Upcoming Events