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The Military Balance 2017 includes new equipment analysis graphics, a wall chart detailing US forces in Europe in 1989 and 2017, and essays on the defence-industrial landscape, special-operations forces and twenty-first-century challenges to deterrence.
Missile-Defence Cooperation in the Gulf
Harsh Lessons: Iraq, Afghanistan and the Changing Character of War
In the February–March 2016 issue, Olga Oliker considers the relationship between Putinism and the rise of illiberal regimes around the world; Samuel Charap, John Drennan and Pierre Noël analyse the bilateral relationship between China and Russia.
IISS publications reflect the authoritative analysis of the International Institute for Strategic Studies, a world-leading authority on global security, political risk and military conflict.
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The IISS Chart of Conflict maps conflict status, type, fatalities and much more. The 2016 edition focuses on armed conflict in urban centres.
Chart of conflict 2016
The Institute’s online source of analysis of international security and politico-military issues.
The Annual Review of World Affairs covers all the events and themes of the year region by region.
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