2. Strategic Dossier

  3. 14th Asia Security Summit

  4. New Publication

  5. Armed Conflict Survey 2015

  6. Protecting Citizens and Assets Abroad

Survival: Global Politics and Strategy

The state of the Islamic State

ISIS’s four principal manifestations – as a guerrilla army, Sunni political movement, millenarian cult and administrator of territory – suggest a strategy against it: aggressive containment.

Power Shifts & New Blocs in the Global Trading System

Leading commentators – including two former heads of the WTO – examine the possible consequences of the shifting Global trade landscape.

Armed Conflict Survey

Chart of Conflict 2015

This map of global hot spots focuses on conflict-related displacement worldwide with a timeline, graphs and tables.

The essential military reference

The Military Balance 2015

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.

IISS e-News

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