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    IISS Fullerton Forum: The IISS Shangri-La Dialogue Sherpa Meeting

    North Korea 'most serious' security threat

    North Korea is the 'most serious and imminent' security threat facing the region, said the Republic of Korea’s Minister of National Defense, Song Young-moo, at the IISS Fullerton Forum, which took place in Singapore on 28–30 January 2018.

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    IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2018

    Prime Minister Modi to make major speech

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India will address the 2018 IISS Shangri-La Dialogue. Asia's premier defence summit takes place from 1 to 3 June.

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    IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2017

    Asia's premier defence summit

    Described by Malcolm Turnbull as 'one of the world's great strategic gatherings', over 500 delegates from 48 nations gathered in Singapore for the IISS Shangri-La Dialogue. 

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Regional Security Assessment 2017

Key developments in Asia-Pacific security

This dossier assesses a range of Asia-Pacific regional strategic, geopolitical, economic, military and security topics.

The Southeast Asian Young Leaders' Programme

Thirty-seven young people from 14 countries took part in the Southeast Asian Young Leaders’ Programme, held on the sidelines of the 2017 IISS Shangri-La Dialogue.