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    12th Regional Security Summit

    Boris Johnson delivers Keynote

    The British Foreign Secretary, The Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, is delivering the Keynote Speech at this year’s Manama Dialogue, taking place on 9–11 December.

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    IISS Manama Dialogue 2016

    Major summit gets underway

    The 12th IISS Manama Dialogue is taking place from 9–11 December 2016, amid a set of political, economic, social and security challenges in and around the Middle East and North Africa of a global importance and urgency that we have not seen for decades.

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    Survival: Global Politics and Strategy

    A strong and balanced approach to Russia

    In the latest Survival, US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter writes on the US–Russia relationship. The United States does not seek a new cold war with Russia, he says, but America will defend its allies and the principled international order.

  • 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.


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12th Regional Security Summit

How to follow the IISS Manama Dialogue 2016

The 12th IISS Manama Dialogue will take place in the Kingdom of Bahrain from 9–11 December.

Speaker Agenda

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Manama Voices

 More about the dialogue

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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