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A resurgence of major-power geopolitics has been the striking feature of 2014, from the crisis in Ukraine to tensions in the East China Sea. Strategic Survey 2014: The Annual Review of World Affairs analyses the events of the year.
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Speakers at the 2014 GSR will include Ghana’s Foreign Minister Hanna Tetteh, Carl Bildt and Børge Brende, the foreign ministers of Sweden and Norway and former US National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski among many others.
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As many criticise President Obama's refusal to send US ground troops to combat ISIS, Dana Allin argues that on this occasion, calibration and caution are wiser than all-out war.
Events in Ukraine and northern Iraq dramatically increased the significance of NATO's September summit. It marked a turning point for the Alliance, as combat operations in Afghanistan drew to a close and members renewed their commitment to collective defence.
Nuclear weapons are 'fundamentally illegitimate' said Angela Kane in her Keynote Address to the 2014 EU Non-Proliferation Conference. The UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs argued progress on non-proliferation requires that disarmament is also discussed.
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Registration is still open for the 11th Global Strategic Review. The 2014 GSR will be held in Oslo from Friday 19 September to Sunday 21 September. The theme will be 'Geopolitical Risks and Geo-economic Opportunities.'
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This Adelphi analyses the debate over the future of US military strategy in Asia.
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. This year's essays focus on lessons from ten years of war in Iraq and Afghanistan, cyber abilities and the rise of unmanned systems.
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