• Events

    The Armed Conflict Survey 2016: Media Launch

    05 May 2016. 

    Media Launch
    Arundel House, London
    Thursday 5 May 2016
    9-9.30am BST Informal breakfast reception
    9.30-10.30am BST IISS Director-General and Chief Executive Dr John Chipman's remarks and Q&A with the panel

  • Events

    The Armed Conflict Survey 2016: Members' Launch

    05 May 2016. 

    Members' Launch
    Arundel House, London
    Thursday 5 May 2016
    12-12.30pm BST Informal tea/coffee reception
    12.30-1.30pm BST Panel presentation and Q&A

  • ACD Insight

    New ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh: no cause for optimism

    18 April 2016.  A long-term solution to the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh seems unlikely, given the complex domestic and international political situation

  • IISS Voices

    Anastasia Voronkova: New ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh: no cause for optimism

    18 April 2016.  A long-term solution to the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh seems unlikely, given the complex domestic and international political situation

  • Strategic Comments

    The tenuous diplomacy of the Syrian conflict

    12 April 2016. 

    International diplomacy with respect to the Syrian conflict has been episodic and generally ineffective. Greater engagement by the Syrian regime and the passage of UN Security Council Resolution 2254 in support of negotiations on Syria's political transition have improved prospects for a political solution. But the parties remain far apart on the role of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in a political transition, and therefore still face a steep uphill climb.

  • Events

    Conflict Management in Ukraine: A Frontline Perspective

    11 April 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Dr Samir Puri, Lecturer, Department of War Studies, King’s College London
    Arundel House, London
    Monday 11 April, 12.30–1.30pm BST

  • Events

    Syria: Between Escalation and Diplomacy

    23 March 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Emile Hokayem, Senior Fellow for Middle East Security, IISS–Middle East
    IISS–Middle East, Manama
    Wednesday 23 March, 5–6pm AST

  • Expert Commentary

    New York Times: The Dangerous Allure of a Syrian Partition

    17 March 2016.  By Jonathan Stevenson, Senior Fellow for US Defence and Editor of Strategic Comments It has been five years since Syria descended into brutal warfare, and whatever happens with the current talks on its political transition, it is difficult to imagine the country returning to its prewar borders as a unified state. Indeed, negotiators are beginning to think about something radically different: partition. Speaking before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee last month, Secretary...

  • Events

    Syria: Between Escalation and Diplomacy

    03 March 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Emile Hokayem, Senior Fellow for Middle East Security, IISS–Middle East
    Arundel House, London
    Thursday 3 March 2016, 09.30-10.30am GMT

  • IISS Voices

    Emile Hokayem: Despite good intentions, prospects for Syria ceasefire are gloomy

    18 February 2016.  The Syria ceasefire agreement struck at the Munich Security Conference is full of holes and ambiguities. It is unlikely to end the violence and threatens to undermine the credibility of diplomacy, writes Emile Hokayem.

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