• IISS Voices

    Kiran Hassan: Pakistan cannot afford further domestic discord

    20 August 2014.  By Kiran Hassan, Research Assistant, South Asia Thousands of protesters peacefully marched towards the red zone in Islamabad on 19 August 2014, paralysing Pakistan’s capital city. Using a crane and bolt cutters to force their way past barricades of shipping containers, they camped in front of the parliament and are refusing to budge unless their demand is met. Their call is simple – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif should resign. Sharif formed a...

  • Strategic Comments

    Challenges for India’s new government

    18 August 2014.  Although the convincing election victory achieved by Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) promises a foundation of stability in India’s government, if Modi is to boost economic growth and investor confidence he will still need to reach out to his opponents.

  • Politics and Strategy

    Behlül Ozkan: Erdogan's 'New Turkey'

    31 July 2014.  Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s prime minister, is favoured to win the presidency in the imminent election, when the revamped office will be filled by popular vote for the first time. However, a large part of society has serious reservations about the ‘New Turkey’ Erdogan has promised. The misgivings are fed by the violent suppression of country-wide street protests over the past year, restrictions on freedom of the press, censorship of...

  • Events

    Myanmar: Towards 2015 and Beyond

    10 July 2014. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Dr Matthew Walton
    Senior Research Fellow, Modern Burmese Studies, University of Oxford
    Andrew McLeod
    Stipendiary Lecturer in Law, University of Oxford
    Arundel House, London
    Thursday 10 July 2014, 12-1pm

  • Events

    The Accidental Prime Minister: The Making and Unmaking of Manmohan Singh

    08 July 2014. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Dr Sanjaya Baru
    Director for Geo-Economics and Strategy, IISS
    Arundel House, London
    Tuesday, 8 July 2014

  • Events

    The End of America's Long War and the Future of Post-Election Afghanistan

    25 June 2014. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Karl Eikenberry, 
    William J Perry Fellow in International Security, Stanford University; Member of the Council, IISS
    Arundel House, London
    Wednesday 25 June 2014

  • IISS Voices

    Rahul Roy-Chaudhury: India's new Modi government - what to expect on foreign and security policy

    20 June 2014.  By Rahul Roy-Chaudhury, Senior Fellow for South Asia It has been little over a month since the landslide victory that swept Narendra Modi to power and so any analysis of his key foreign and security policy priorities can be based only on preliminary indicators. But, additionally, foreign policy issues can only be properly seen in the context of India’s new and changing domestic economic and political environment and its challenges.  The...

  • IISS Voices

    Antonio Sampaio: What's next for Colombia's peace talks after the election?

    20 June 2014.  By Antônio Sampaio, Research Analyst for Latin America When celebrating his re-election as President of Colombia on 15 June, Juan Manuel Santos chose to wear a pin in the shape of a dove on his lapel and painted the word ‘paz’ (‘peace’ in Spanish) on the palm of one of his hands. He chose the peace process with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) as the single most important issue...

  • Events

    India's new Modi government: What to expect on foreign and security policies

    19 June 2014. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Rahul Roy-Chaudhury
    Senior Fellow for South Asia, IISS
    Arundel House, London
    Thursday 19 June 2014

  • Events

    The Business and Foreign Policies of the New Government of India

    12 June 2014. 

    IISS Global Perspectives Series
    Dr Sanjaya Baru,
    IISS Director for Geo-economics and Strategy 
    Ambassador Mohan Kumar,
    Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Bahrain 
    Rahul Roy-Chaudhury,
    IISS Senior Fellow for South Asia 
    Arun Kumar,
    Senior Private Equity Professional and Angel Investor
    IISS-Middle East, Manama
    Thursday 12 June 2014

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