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The new edition of The Military Balance, our annual assessment of global militaries and defence economics, is out now.
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The Military Balance 2018 features detailed assessments of strategic-forces modernisation in China, Russia and the United States, Chinese and Russian air-launched weapons, as well as artificial intelligence and defence.
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Relations between Russia and Turkey have recently swung from comprehensive discord to wide-ranging cooperation. But their rapprochement remains far from a strategic partnership, defined more by tensions and uncertainties than by clearly shared national interests.
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Amid South Africa's leadership turmoil, what should its future policymakers do to establish their country as a continental leader? To build on the lessons of the post-apartheid era, they will need to deploy greater innovation, dexterity and statecraft, argues James Hamill in his new Adelphi book.
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The IISS is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Kori Schake as Deputy Director-General. A leading defence expert who during her career has worked dynamically and creatively at the nexus of government, academia and think tanks, Dr Schake took up her position in early February 2018.
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