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This new Strategic Dossier focuses on the evolving roles of the major powers in the Asia-Pacific, particularly the United States and China.
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As Narendra Modi lays out his plans for Asia's third largest economy in his government's first budget, Sanjaya Baru assesses the end of Nehru-Gandhi dominance, a changing electorate and a major shift in Indian politics.
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Adam Ward and Toby Dodge delve into Iraq's rapidly deteriorating security situation, tangled political web and weak institutions to ask how this strategically important country will deal with the announcement of an ISIS caliphate on its territory.
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Dr Toby Dodge's Adelphi examines Iraq's precarious security situation and tangled political settlement since US troops left in 2011. 'A clear, concise and unsparing view of Iraq’s continuing agony...' - The Economist
Syria today is in an advanced state of fragmentation, the rise and growing reach of ISIS, continue to shape the country's downward trajectory. Emile Hokayem offers insights on the Syrian crisis and its regional repercussions.
K Shanmugam, Singapore’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, discussed the city state’s regional and international foreign policy in the latest IISS-Fullerton Lecture.
The IISS is pleased to announce that registration for the 11th Global Strategic Review is now open. The 2014 GSR will be held in Oslo from Friday 19 September to Sunday 21 September, The theme will be 'Geopolitical Risks and Geo-economic Opportunities.'
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This Adelphi analyses the debate over the future of US military strategy in Asia.
The 3rd EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference will bring together some 300 experts and officials from the EU and beyond.
The Military Balance is the IISS flagship annual assessment of the military capabilities and defence economics of 171 countries worldwide. This year's essays focus on lessons from ten years of war in Iraq and Afghanistan, cyber abilities and the rise of unmanned systems.
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