• IISS Voices

    Antonio Sampaio: Hyper-violent criminality and its strategic effects in Latin America

    22 May 2015.  The territorial and military power acquired by criminal groups in the northern triangle of Central America and Mexico is characterised by the use of 'hyper-violent' tactics. The current levels of violence paint a complex picture of criminal networks and gang warfare, both of which have profoundly destabilising effects on developing countries. 

  • Survival

    Book Reviews

    11 May 2015. 

    Politics and International Relations Gilles Andréani

    Latin America Russell Crandall

    Europe Erik Jones

  • Strategic Comments

    US and Cuba: remaking of a relationship

    05 May 2015. 

    Unless the Cuban government enters a new phase of repression, the changes under way now appear irreversible. That does not mean, however, that they will fully succeed in their object of restoring normal relations.

  • Conference Proceedings

    Chapter 2: Executive summary

    29 April 2015.  Read the IISS Cartagena Dialogue book online or download to your tablet or mobile.

  • Conference Proceedings

    Foreword

    29 April 2015.  Read the IISS Cartagena Dialogue book online or download to your tablet or mobile.

  • Conference Proceedings

    Chapter 1: Agenda

    29 April 2015.  Read the IISS Cartagena Dialogue book online or download to your tablet or mobile.

  • Expert Commentary

    The Hindu: The bricks to rebuild IBSA

    28 April 2015.  By Sanjaya Baru, Director for Geo-economics and Strategy Google the acronym 'IBSA' and you will get news about the International Blind Sports Federation and the Illinois Baptist State Association. When was the last time you heard about the other IBSA? At the time of its launch a decade ago, IBSA was referred to as the coming together of the 'biggest democracies' of Asia, Latin America and Africa – India, Brazil and South...

  • Conference Proceedings

    The IISS Cartagena Dialogue 2015

    28 April 2015.  The IISS Cartagena Dialogue: The Trans-Pacific Summit was held from 6–8 March 2015 in Cartagena, Colombia.

  • Conference Proceedings

    The IISS Cartagena Dialogue 2015

    28 April 2015.  Read the IISS Cartagena Dialogue book online or download to your tablet or mobile.

  • News

    Criminal ambushes in Jalisco - a hyper-violent wave of cartel brutality

    20 April 2015.  A display of heightened military prowess and boldness from criminal groups has shocked Mexicans in recent weeks. A series of well-organised ambushes in western Jalisco state has left 28 dead, most of them police officers.

Welcome to the IISS’ new search feature: here you will find content from the Institute on the topic/region selected. Click ‘advanced search options’ to filter by content type, date, related topics and/or experts.

To see your previous purchases and favourites, log-in to My IISS.