IISS–Americas

The International Institute for Strategic Studies - Washington, DC

The Washington-based office of the IISS serves as a hub through which policymaking communities, multilateral organisations, nongovernmental organisations and multinational corporations based in the Americas connect with the Institute’s world-leading research and convening power.

Missile defence cooperation in the Gulf

STRATEGIC DOSSIER

Missile-Defence Cooperation in the Gulf

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.

MORE ON THE DOSSIER

WATCH THE LAUNCH

IISS-Americas Executive Director on the North Korean threat

US Friends of the IISS

US Friends of the IISS raises awareness and support for the overall work of IISS among the Institute’s US membership and the interested American public at large.

Weekly Dispatch

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LECTURE SERIES

In Memory of Robert F. Ellsworth

Each year we host a lecture in honour of the late Robert F. Ellsworth, former US ambassador to NATO and long-time supporter of the IISS. 

Adelphi book

Asia's Latent Nuclear Powers

Under what conditions would the democracies in Northeast Asia seek to join the nuclear weapons club? Mark Fitzpatrick takes a look in the latest IISS Adelphi.