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Over the last decade, the Asia-Pacific region has faced substantial and diverse security challenges and as a result has become an increasingly important focus for the IISS.

13th IISS Asia Security Summit

Shangri-La Dialogue 2014

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will give the Keynote Address at the 2014 Shangri-La Dialogue. The 13th IISS Asia Security Summit will take place from 30 May - 01 June in Singapore.

Fullerton Forum 2014

Seeking common ground

Singapore’s Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen outlined 3 principles to build strategic trust in the Asia Pacific region in his Keynote Address to the IISS Fullerton Forum. The Shangri-la Dialogue Sherpa Meeting took place 12-14 January.

IISS-Fullerton Lecture Series

Cesar V. Purisima, Secretary of Finance of the Philippines, will deliver the next IISS-Fullerton Lecture on Friday 07 Febraury at the Fullerton Hotel at 12pm. 

Latest IISS Posts on Asia

Adelphi Book

Whose South China Sea?

Rival territorial claims by China and other nations have wider ramifications in a region where the US and China are vying for hegemony.

Adelphi Book

A nascent naval arms race?

What happens when the US, China, India and Japan all want to rule the waves, asks Professor Geoffrey Till.