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While Libya’s civil war notionally has two sides, each is made up of a multitude of militias and factions with ever-changing internal dynamics.
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A nuclear-weapon system designed to guarantee the UK’s survival could hasten its political demise, argues William Walker in the new issue of Survival.
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In time for the new academic year, the Armed Conflict Survey and Strategic Survey come bundled together at a discount - perfect not only for students, researchers and educational institutions, but also for corporate risk managers.
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In a new section of Strategic Survey, IISS experts seek to highlight developments and themes that have the potential to drive strategic change in individual regions, and in the world as a whole.
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The IISS Oppenheimer lecture is delivered annually by an outstanding leader from sub-Saharan Africa. In the tenth anniversary year of this prestigious event, Advocate Thuli Madonsela, Public Protector of South Africa, will examine the role of justice and good governance in regional and international peace.
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The 4th EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference will bring together some 250 experts and officials from the EU and beyond.
This Strategic Dossier focuses on the evolving roles of the major powers in the Asia-Pacific.
The Military Balance is the IISS flagship annual assessment of the military capabilities and defence economics of 171 countries worldwide. New features include technical equipment-focused graphics, a chart of Russia’s armed forces and analytical essays on hybrid warfare, directed energy weapons and US space systems.
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