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  • Survival

    The Nuclear Ban Treaty: A Legal Analysis | IISS

    30 January 2018
    Newell Highsmith, Mallory Stewart
    Survival: Global Politics and Strategy February–March 2018

    The Nuclear Ban Treaty: A Legal Analysis. The Treaty on the Prohibition
    of Nuclear Weapons is not a viable legal vehicle ...

  • IISS Voices

    Climate talks limp on | IISS

    24 November 2017

  • Survival

    The End of Cyber Norms | IISS

    20 November 2017
    Alex Grigsby
    Survival: Global Politics and Strategy December 2017–January 2018

    This summer, a nearly seven-year process to write the rules that should
    guide state activity in cyberspace came to a halt.

  • IISS Voices

    Iran deal decertification looms: what's next? | IISS

    12 October 2017

    Iran deal decertification looms: what's next? EU efforts and calm
    heads in Congress may yet prevent a crisis. ...

  • Events

    The role of the judiciary in post-ISIS Iraq: a conversation with ...

    05 October 2017

    05 Oct Discussion meeting Thursday 05 October 2017, 04:00 - 05:00
    PM BST. The role of the judiciary in post-ISIS Iraq: a ...

  • Survival

    Autonomous Weapon Systems and Strategic Stability | IISS

    18 September 2017
    Jürgen Altmann, Frank Sauer
    Survival: Global Politics and Strategy October–November 2017

    Autonomous weapon systems are prone to proliferation, and are likely
    to lead to increased crisis instability and escalation risks.

  • Strategic Survey

    Chapter 6: Sub-Saharan Africa | IISS

    06 September 2017
    Strategic Survey 2017: The Annual Assessment of Geopolitics

    The intervention in Gambia fits a broader trend: West Africa is becoming
    increasingly democratic – or at least less tolerant of dictators.

  • Strategic Survey

    Chapter 3, Part I: Future of the World Trade Organisation | IISS

    06 September 2017
    Strategic Survey 2017: The Annual Assessment of Geopolitics

    Chapter 3, Part I: Future of the World Trade Organisation. Although
    the WTO confronts a series of long-standing, systemic ...

  • Strategic Survey

    Chapter 4: Asia-Pacific | IISS

    06 September 2017
    Strategic Survey 2017: The Annual Assessment of Geopolitics

    For many countries in the Asia-Pacific disturbed by the changing balance of
    power, the uncertainty generated by the advent of the Trump administration ...

  • Survival

    Disarmament Diplomacy and the Nuclear Ban Treaty | IISS

    17 July 2017
    William C. Potter
    Survival: Global Politics and Strategy August–September 2017

    Disarmament Diplomacy and the Nuclear Ban Treaty. A little-noticed
    phrase agreed by the 2010 Non-Proliferation Treaty ...