• Book launch

    Armed Conflict Survey 2016

    Launched on 5 May, the Armed Conflict Survey 2016 provides in-depth analysis of the political, military and humanitarian dimensions of all major armed conflicts.

  • ACS Chart of Conflict

    Armed Conflict Survey 2016

    The Chart of Conflict

    This year's edition of the chart focuses on armed conflict in urban centres. Including concise accounts of the drivers and dynamics of urban conflict, as well as infographics on its indicators and effects, the chart is a valuable resource for those seeking to understand contemporary warfare.

  • IISS Survival Seminar: Donald Trump's America


    Donald Trump's America

    The Trump ascendancy is a dream from which America has been struggling, in leaden panic, to wake itself since sometime last summer, says Dana H. Allin.

  • IISS Fullerton Lecture

    ASEAN 2025: From Vision to Reality

    HE Le Luong Minh, Secretary-General of ASEAN, will be speaking at the 25th IISS Fullerton Lecture on 9 May about the efforts being made to ensure that ASEAN is ready for its next decade of challenges. This event will be live streamed.

  1. Book launch

  2. Armed Conflict Survey 2016

  3. Survival

  4. IISS Fullerton Lecture

MB 2016

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.


Adelphi Book

Asia's Latent Nuclear Powers

Under what conditions would the democracies in Northeast Asia seek to join the nuclear weapons club? 

Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan


Pakistan's Security Perspective

Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan urged the West to work alongside Muslims to fight terrorism.

Evolution of the Cyber Domain: The Implications for National and Global Security

Strategic Dossier

Evolution of the Cyber Domain

Cyber security has become a focal point for conflicting domestic and international interests, and increasingly for the projection of state power. This Dossier charts and contextualises the key developments and trends that have shaped the cyber domain since the 1950s.

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