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The Arctic is becoming more susceptible to miscalculation and inadvertent escalation between NATO and Russia. Analysis from Liselotte Odgaard.
Aside from its own economic health, there are three main interlinked areas of focus when considering #Japan ’s future geo-economic effectiveness, argue the authors. Find out more ⬇️
US-NATO and US-Japan forces enjoy a high degree of interoperability. In the latest #JapanMemo episode @MichitoTsuruoka shares his thoughts on the US’s role in increasing synergies between NATO and Japanese forces. 🎧 Tune in now:
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When asked about AUKUS, Indonesian Minister of Defense @Prabowo08 said 'officially our position is that of course, South East Asia should remain nuclear free... but the emphasis of every country is to protect their national interest... and we understand that.' #IISSMD21
To what extent does the integration of Chinese information technology and digital infrastructure create challenges for alliance intelligence and defence cooperation? Explore the security-related concerns regarding China’s Digital Silk Road in our paper:
Asked about Macron’s recent call to avoid humiliating Putin, @ZelenskyyUa says ‘we needed pre-emptive diplomacy and sanctions before the war. It is too late to try to reach out to or comfort the Russian leadership’ | #SLD22
Since the 1980s, Iran has developed networks of influence across the Middle East, including in #Lebanon and #Iraq . Find out how these networks were created and how they are used by Tehran today in the latest IISS Strategic Dossier:
Russia’s armed forces have benefited from more than a decade of investment and reform. Russia’s ground forces are now better equipped, with artillery central to ground manoeuvre capability. | Read the #MilitaryBalance 2022: