• Narendra Modi at BRICS leaders meeting September 2017.

    Shangri-La Dialogue

    Modi’s vision for the Indo-Pacific

    Courting ASEAN, countering China and seeking closer ties with the US - India steps up engagements across the region. 

  • President Rouhani with Iranian government officials. Credit: president.ir

    New Strategic Comment

    The future of the JCPOA

    Following the United States' withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, Tehran is unlikely to stay in the agreement merely to maintain the moral high ground, without economic and geopolitical gains.

  • Military Balance 2018

    Military Balance 2018

    Your essential guide to the world's militaries

    The new edition of The Military Balance, our annual assessment of global militaries and defence economics, is out now.

  1. Shangri-La Dialogue

  2. New Strategic Comment

  3. Military Balance 2018

ASIA'S PREMIER DEFENCE SUMMIT

Countdown to the IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India will deliver the Keynote speech at the 2018 IISS Shangri-La Dialogue. Asia's premier defence summit is set to take place in Singapore on 1–3 June.

COMING SOON

IISS Manama Dialogue 2018

Our next major Middle East summit will take place in Bahrain on 26–28 October 2018. The annual summit allows policymakers to exchange views on the region's most pressing security challenges.

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MILITARY BALANCE 2018

The country-by-country guide to military developments

The annual assessment of the military capabilities and defence economics of over 171 countries, and a must-have for anyone conducting serious studies of security policy and military affairs.

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