• Conference Proceedings

    The IISS Manama Dialogue Report 2017

    26 March 2018. 

    The 13th Regional Security Summit: The IISS Manama Dialogue was held in the Kingdom of Bahrain, 8–10 December 2017.

  • Adelphi Books

    Africa’s Lost Leader: South Africa’s continental role since apartheid

    25 January 2018.  Africa’s Lost Leader: South Africa’s Continental Role Since Apartheid is a new Adelphi book written by James Hamill, which challenges South Africa’s perceived status as the dominant power in Africa. His timely study explores the country’s complex and difficult relationship with the rest of the continent in the post-apartheid era, and traces the evolution and trajectory of South African policy in Africa.

  • Adelphi Books

    Renewing America’s Nuclear Arsenal: Options for the 21st Century

    23 October 2017. 

    This Adelphi book argues that the US need not replicate its Cold War triad to achieve credible and reliable deterrence.

  • Conference Proceedings

    The IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2017

    25 September 2017. 

    The 16th Asia Security Summit, Singapore, 2–4 June 2017.

  • Strategic Survey

    Strategic Survey 2017: The Annual Assessment of Geopolitics

    08 September 2017. 

    The latest edition of Strategic Survey offers impartial analysis of the events of the year that shaped relations between major powers. It includes essays on the future of the World Trade Organisation, electoral disruption and the liberal order, urbanisation and violence, and the resurgence of information warfare. It also features illuminating infographics on North Korea’s illicit economic network, constitutional change and conflict in Turkey, and the burgeoning food-security crisis.

  • Conference Proceedings

    The IISS Manama Dialogue Report 2016

    28 February 2017. 

    The 12th Regional Security Summit: The IISS Manama Dialogue was held in the Kingdom of Bahrain, 9–11 December 2016.

  • Adelphi Books

    Harsh Lessons: Iraq, Afghanistan and the Changing Character of War

    25 January 2017.  This Adelphi book examines the military evolution of the US-led interventions in Afghanistan and Iraq, and their implications for the future character of war.

  • Adelphi Books

    Everyone Loses: The Ukraine Crisis and the Ruinous Contest for Post-Soviet Eurasia

    12 January 2017. 

    With talk in world capitals of a new cold war, this Adelphi examines the roots of the Ukraine crisis, analysing Western and Russian policies in post-Soviet Eurasia since 1991, and providing an assessment of both Russia and the West’s actions post-2014.

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Missile-defence cooperation in the Gulf

    25 October 2016. 

    This Dossier looks at Iran's missile capabilities, the efforts to counter the threat they pose by Gulf Arab states and the broader evolution of security structures in the region. It is a valuable resource for all those seeking to understand the 'security complex' that encompasses all states in the Gulf.

  • Strategic Survey

    Strategic Geography 2016

    27 September 2016. 

    The Strategic Geography section of Strategic Survey 2016 includes maps on China’s Belt and Road Initiative, the development of the Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL, and the impact of sanctions on Russia.

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