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Spring 2017

The spring edition of IISS News brings you highlights from the 5th IISS Fullerton Forum in Singapore: Malaysia’s Minister of Defence Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein delivered the keynote address followed by a sobering speech by the Secretary of National Defense of the Philippines, Delfin Lorenzana. 

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    Autumn Newsletter 2014

    07 October 2014.  The October 2014 IISS Newsletter contains accounts of the 11th IISS Global Strategic Review, including keynote addresses by Carl Bildt, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Sweden and Bård Glad Pedersen, State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norway. It also includes reports on Fullerton Lectures by John Baird and Julia Gillard; the EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference; and the IISS Geo-economics and Strategy Conference. These reports link directly to videos and transcripts...

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    Summer Newsletter 2014

    18 July 2014.  The July 2014 IISS Newsletter includes an overview of the 13th IISS Shangri-La Dialogue, including keynote addresses by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel of the United States and Lieutenant General Wang Guanzhong (Deputy Chief, General Staff Department, People’s Liberation Army) of China, as well as a report on the Fullerton Lecture by Singaporean Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. K. Shunmagam. The newsletter also contains...

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    Spring Newsletter 2014

    19 May 2014.  The May 2014 IISS Newsletter contains accounts of: the second IISS Fullerton Forum; the Fullerton Lectures by Ichita Yamamoto, Japan’s Minister for Ocean Policy and Territorial Integrity and Cesar V. Purisima, Philippines’ Secretary of Finance; and key addresses by Kevin Rudd, former prime minister of Australia, Sartaj Aziz, Adviser to the Prime Minister of Pakistan on National Security and Foreign Affairs, and Dr Barnaba Marial Benjamin, South Sudan’s Minister of...

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    Winter Newsletter 2013

    18 December 2013.  The December 2013 IISS Newsletter contains a full account of the plenary and special sessions at the 9th IISS Regional Security Summit: the Manama Dialogue held in the Kingdom of Bahrain from the 6-8 December. Also in this issue: the Fullerton Lectures by Manish Tewari, Indian Minister of Information and Broadcasting, and Abhisit Vejjajiva, leader of Thailand’s opposition Democrat Party; the 10th IISS South Asia Security Conference in Oman; and accounts of briefings, discussion meetings...

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    Autumn Newsletter 2013

    08 October 2013.  The Autumn 2013 IISS Newsletter features a review of the 10th IISS Global Strategic Review held in Stockholm, including the discussion with Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt and Norwegian Foreign Minister Espen Barth Eide. Also in the issue: the IISS–Fullerton Lecture given by US Senator Bob Carr; the IISS–Oberoi Lecture with Dr Hussain Ibrahim Saleh al-Shahristani, the Iraqi Deputy Minister for Energy; the Manama Dialogue Sherpa meeting held at IISS–Middle East;...

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    Summer Newsletter 2013

    15 July 2013.  The Summer 2013 IISS Newsletter contains an account of the 12th IISS Shangri-La Dialogue, including the keynote address by Vietnam’s prime minister, Nguyen Tan Dung. Also in this issue: the 2013 IISS Oppenheimer Lecture by Nigeria’s finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala; a key address by Colombia’s Defence Minister, Juan Carlos Pinzón; the IISS–Fullerton Lecture given by Singapore’s Minister for Trade and Industry, Lim Hng Kiang; and accounts of other recent events, discussions and book launches...

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    Spring Newsletter 2013

    24 May 2013.  The Spring 2013 IISS Newsletter contains accounts of recent key addresses, including former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo at the IISS Geo-economics and Strategy Conference in Bahrain on New Opportunities in Africa. Also in this issue: the 8th Fullerton Lecture with Germany's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr Guido Westerwelle, the inaugural IISS Fullerton Forum: The Shangri-La Dialogue Sherpa Meeting and the book launches of The Military Balance 2013 and recent Adelphis, as...

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    Winter Newsletter 2012

    01 December 2012.  The December 2012 IISS Newsletter contains a full account of the plenary and special sessions at the 8th IISS Regional Security Summit: the Manama Dialogue held in the Kingdom of Bahrain from the 7-9 December. Also in this issue: The 7th Fullerton Lecture with Jean-Claude Juncker, prime minister of Luxembourg and a key address by Australian MP and former foreign minister Kevin Rudd, as well as accounts of briefings, discussion...

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    Autumn Newsletter 2012

    01 September 2012.  The September 2012 IISS Newsletter contains accounts of recent Fullerton Lectures, notably with Mexican President Felipe Calderón on 'A Mexican Perspective on the Global Economy', the inaugural Oberoi Lecture delivered by Klaus Regling, CEO of the European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF), and the Alastair Buchan Memorial Lecture delivered by former president of the World Bank, Robert Zoellick, in London. Also in this issue: The launch of Strategic Survey 2012: The...

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    Summer Newsletter 2012

    01 July 2012.  The July 2012 IISS Newsletter contains a full account of the 11th IISS Shangri-la Dialogue, including the Keynote Address given by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, of Indonesia and all of the plenary and special sessions. Also in this issue: Fullerton Lectures by William Hague and Karl Eikenberry, a special Oppenheimer lecture by Armando Guebuza, the president of Mozambique and and accounts of recent and forthcoming publications and events and updates from...