• EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Proliferation Challenges in Northeast Asia and South Asia

    04 September 2014. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2014 Special Session 8
    Chair: Giorgio Franceschini, Research Associate, PRIF/HSFK
    Målfrid Braut-Hegghammer, Assistant Professor, Norwegian Defence University College
    Changsu Kim, Senior Research Fellow, Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
    Hirofumi Tosaki, Senior Research Fellow, Center for the Promotion of Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Japan Institute of International Affairs

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Furthering the Goal of a WMD-Free Zone in the Middle East

    04 September 2014. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2014 Special Session 4
    Chair: Patricia Lewis, Research Director, International Security Department, Chatham House
    Hannu Kyröläinen, Deputy Facilitator of the Helsinki Conference, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland
    Hassan Elbahtimy, Research Associate, Department of War Studies, King's College London
    Mustafa Kibaroglu, Faculty Member, Department of Political Science and International Relations, MEF University, Turkey

  • Expert Commentary

    Joint US-Korea Academic Studies: What to Do about North Korea

    29 August 2014.  By Mark Fitzpatrick, Director, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Programme  North Korea is the world’s most troublesome country, brutal at home and a bully abroad. In 2013 it became even more dangerous, both to its neighbors and to its own people. Most worrisome are the nuclear weapons that Pyongyang sees as vital for the preservation of the regime. Although North Korea seems intent on never trading them away for economic or political benefits...

  • Politics and Strategy

    Mark Fitzpatrick: Survival article on eliminating nuclear weapons eliminates author’s job

    01 August 2014.  The best Survival article with which I have been associated is James E. Doyle’s powerful piece, ‘Why Eliminate Nuclear Weapons?’, in the February–March 2013 edition. It also turned out to be the most troublesome – for the author. I did not agree with everything Jim wrote; I believe that nuclear deterrence has played a key role in keeping the peace between major powers. But he offers strong arguments for why...

  • Survival

    Cyber Warfare and Sino-American Crisis Instability

    25 July 2014.  China and the US both recognise that an armed conflict between them would include cyber warfare. But there is a curious and risky failure to connect the tactical military advantages of cyber attacks with the strategic hazards.

  • Events

    Imperatives of Stability in South Asia

    03 July 2014. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Brigadier Zahir Kazmi
    Visiting Fellow for South Asia (Strategic Affairs), IISS
    Arundel House, London
    Thursday 3 July 2014

  • Events

    Key developments and trends in Asia-Pacific security: UK Launch

    13 June 2014. 

    Strategic Dossier Launch
    Arundel House, London
    Friday 13 June

  • Shangri-La Dialogue

    Managing Strategic Tensions: Q&A

    01 June 2014. 

    Shangri-La Dialogue 2014 Third Plenary Session Q&A
    Purnomo Yusgiantoro, Minister of Defense, Indonesia 
    Senator David Johnston, Minister for Defence, Australia 
    General Phung Quang Thanh, Minister of National Defense, Vietnam

  • Shangri-La Dialogue

    Major Power Perspectives on Peace and Security in the Asia-Pacific: Anatoly Antonov, Deputy Minister of Defence, Russia

    01 June 2014. 

    Shangri-La Dialogue 2014 Fourth Plenary Session
    Anatoly Antonov, Deputy Minister of Defence, Russia

  • Shangri-La Dialogue

    Ensuring Agile Conflict Management in the Asia-Pacific: Q&A

    01 June 2014. 

    Shangri-La Dialogue 2014 Fifth Plenary Session Q&A
    Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Defence, France
    Dr Ng Eng Hen, Minister for Defence, Singapore

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