• Events

    Adelphi Book Launch: China's Cyber Power

    29 June 2016. 

    Book Launch
    Nigel Inkster, IISS Director of Future Conflict and Cyber Security
    Arundel House, London
    Wednesday 29 June 2016, 12.30–1.30PM BST

  • Events

    Shangri-La Dialogue 2016 Retrospective: Managing South China Sea Tensions

    29 June 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Amy Celico, Principal, Albright Stonebridge Group
    Weimin Liu, Minister Counselor Political, Embassy of the People's Republic of China to the United States
    Christopher Nelson, Editor, The Nelson Report; Fellow, Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA
    Josh Rogin, Political Analyst, CNN; Columnist, The Washington Post
    IISS–Americas, Washington DC
    Wednesday 29 June 2016, 10–11.30AM EDT

  • Events

    South Asia’s emerging economic and security relations with Saudi Arabia, the Gulf and Iran: prospects and challenges

    28 June 2016. 

    Corporate Breakfast
    Rahul Roy-Chaudhury, Senior Fellow for South Asia, IISS
    Philip Barton, Consulting Senior Fellow, IISS
    Arundel House, London
    Tuesday 28 June 2016, 8–9AM BST

  • Strategic Comments

    NATO’s look East

    24 June 2016. 

    Russia's military modernisation and aggressiveness have prompted NATO to refocus on European security and especially on reassuring worried Eastern members of the Alliance, and spurred NATO members to spend more on defence. But differences remain among allies over the specific measures required to ensure effective deterrence and sufficient comfort. NATO also faces complex challenges involving terrorism, state failure and humanitarian strife on its periphery.

  • Military Balance Blog

    James Hackett: Pacific Dragon and Asia-Pacific missile defence: more progress or familiar impediments?

    17 June 2016.  By James Hackett, Editor of The Military Balance and Senior Fellow for Defence and Military Analysis The 2016 Rim of the Pacific naval exercise, due to be held from 30 June to 4 August with contributions from 27 nations, will this year be preceded by the Pacific Dragon trilateral missile-defence exercise involving Japan, South Korea and the United States. However, the degree to which this exercise will substantively advance the three countries' cooperative...

  • Expert Commentary

    Huffington Post: For the Labour Party, Trident Would Be a Curious Hill on Which to Die

    15 June 2016.  By Matthew Harries, Managing Editor of Survival; Research Fellow After crushing defeat in 2015, the Labour Party was always likely to be facing a long road to recovery, and the election of Jeremy Corbyn, a leader at odds with his MPs, has made the process especially acrimonious. To stand a decent chance of returning to power, the party will need to pick its internal battles carefully. But after Corbyn’s high-profile declaration...

  • Military Balance Blog

    Ian Keddie: Undersea challenge for NATO takes shape

    08 June 2016.  By Ian Keddie, Research Analyst, Defence and Military Analysis Programme In his keynote address at the Undersea Defence Technology (UDT) 2016 conference in Oslo, Norwegian State Secretary for Defence, Øystein Bø, declared that NATO must re-establish command of the maritime domain in light of a shift in the established order. Clearly, this means the new relationship with Russia, and developments such as increased Russian submarine activity, as well as its revived activities...

  • Shangri-La Dialogue

    Pursuing Common Security Objectives

    05 June 2016. 

    IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2016 Fifth Plenary Session

  • Shangri-La Dialogue

    The Challenges of Conflict Resolution

    05 June 2016. 

    IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2016 Fourth Plenary Session

  • Shangri-La Dialogue

    Pursuing Common Security Objectives: Dr Ng Eng Hen

    05 June 2016. 

    IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2016 Fifth Plenary Session
    Dr Ng Eng Hen, Minister for Defence, Singapore

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