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Russia's Zapad 2017 military exercise conveyed Moscow's determination to re-establish its sphere of influence in the face of NATO’s perceived expansionism.
At a crucial time for the security of his country and the region, the Republic of Korea’s Minister of National Defense, Song Young-moo, will deliver a major speech at the IISS Fullerton Forum in Singapore on 29 January 2018.
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Is it better to search for areas of agreement and build on them, or challenge every false or retrograde statement? Dana Allin reflects on the dilemmas faced by opposition politicians and unhappy allies during Trump's first year in office.
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To become a continental leader, South Africa will need to deploy greater innovation, dexterity and statecraft, argues James Hamill in his new Adelphi book. Join us at the IISS in London on Thursday 25 January as he discusses South Africa's policy challenges.
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The IISS is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Kori Schake as Deputy Director-General. A leading defence expert who during her career has worked dynamically and creatively at the nexus of government, academia and think tanks, Dr Schake will take up her position in February 2018.
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