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    12th Regional Security Summit

    UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to give Keynote

    We are pleased to announce that the British Foreign Secretary, The Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, will deliver the Keynote speech at this year’s Manama Dialogue, taking place on 9–11 December.

  • IISS Manama Dialogue 2016

    Finding solutions to urgent problems

    After a turbulent year in the Middle East and beyond, the world’s most powerful policymakers face urgent political, economic, social and security challenges. As John Jenkins explains, the IISS Manama Dialogue provides a vital forum for them to agree on collective solutions.


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    Survival: Global Politics and Strategy

    The United States and a disordered world

    In the latest issue of Survival, Dana H. Allin argues that the US is entering terra incognita with the first overtly illiberal candidate to be elected president since the Second World War. Also in this issue, Ash Carter explains US policy towards Russia, Gordon Barrass revisits Able Archer 83 and Emile Hokayem and David Roberts analyse the war in Yemen.

  • 3 for 2 on all Adelphi Books

    The Nuclear Collection: Asia

    All IISS Adelphi books are on offer at three for the price of two. Here we recommend the Asia nuclear collection, which analyses the nuclear landscape in China, Pakistan, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan.


  1. 12th Regional Security Summit

  2. IISS Manama Dialogue 2016

  3. Survival: Global Politics and Strategy

  4. 3 for 2 on all Adelphi Books

Strategic Survey 2016

Institutions of world order crumbling

Now in its 50th edition, Strategic Survey 2016 provides in-depth analysis of the significant events and strategic decisions of the year.

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.

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