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    Air-Strikes Against ISIS

    The Implications of US Intervention in Syria

    As the US begins air-strikes against ISIS in Syria, Emile Hokayem discusses the wider implications of direct military action without the consent of the Assad government.

  • M.K. Narayanan, Former National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister of India

    Discussion Meeting

    India's Security Challenges & Strategic Imperatives

    India’s new government under Narendra Modi seeks to define a pragmatic foreign and security policy amidst a precarious regional security environment. Former National Security Advisor M K Narayanan assesses India’s Security challenges.

  • Global Strategic Review 2014 Day 2

    Purposes & Extent of West's Strategic Capacity

    The 2014 Global Strategic Review concluded with a panel including Norway’s Defence Minster, Ine Eriksen Søreide, discussing Western defence policy and stretgic aims.

  • Global Strategic Review 2014: Strategic Risk - The Perspective from Business

    Global Strategic Review 2014 Keynote Discussion

    Strategic Risk: The Perspective from Business

    At a time of dramatic strategic change in many parts of the world, businesses have come to see geopolitical risk as a principal challenge. A panel of international business people discuss strategic risk.

  • GSR 2014 Keynote Session

    Global Strategic Review 2014

    Nordic Perspectives on European Security

    ‘A sense of being vulnerable' has descended upon Europe following the conflict in Ukraine, said the Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt at the opening Keynote Session of the Global Strategic Review 2014.

  1. Air-Strikes Against ISIS

  2. Discussion Meeting

  3. Global Strategic Review 2014 Day 2

  4. Global Strategic Review 2014 Keynote Discussion

  5. Global Strategic Review 2014

Geopolitical Risks & Geo-economic Opportunities

Global Strategic Review 2014

The 11th Global Strategic Review is being held from 19-21 September in Oslo.





New Adelphi Book

Beyond Air–Sea Battle

This Adelphi analyses the debate over the future of US military strategy in Asia.

Regional Security Assessment 2014

Key developments in Asia-Pacific security

This Strategic Dossier focuses on the evolving roles of the major powers in the Asia-Pacific.

The essential military reference

The Military Balance 2014

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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