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IISS Director-General John Chipman and a panel of our experts discussed the main themes of the book, including increased military spending in Asia, China's growing air power, Russia's rocket artillery and NATO's struggle to keep up.
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Despite campaign rhetoric suggesting bold changes to US Syria policy, President Trump has few realistic military or political options for major departures from Obama's policy. US policy will probably change only at the margins.
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This upcoming Adelphi book takes a look at the lessons militaries need to learn from the US-led interventions in Afghanistan and Iraq, and their implications for the future character of war.
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With talk in world capitals of a new cold war, this Adelphi examines the roots of the Ukraine crisis, analyses Western and Russian policies in post-Soviet Eurasia since 1991, and provides an assessment of both Russia and the West's actions post-2014.
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