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This report from the UK think tank Policy Exchange discusses resisting the judicialisation of war. Policy Exchange’s

China and instability in developing countries

This report from the UK think tank IISS looks at the political economy of China’s responses to

Getting to a new Iran Deal

This report from the UK think tank Chatham House puts forward a guide for Trump, Washington, Tehran,

Crossing the river by feeling the stones

This report from the UK think tank RUSI looks at the trajectory of China's maritime transformation. The

The ‘no true Muslim’ fallacy

This report from the UK think tank Civitas looks at how Muslims are intimidated and marginalised for

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By Dr John Hemmings; Dr Ramon Pacheco Pardo; Dr Tat Yan Kong

North Korea is ready to do a deal with Donald Trump, in which it exchanges its nuclear arsenal for economic…

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By Meia Nouwens; Helena Legarda

This report from the UK think tank IISS examines the internationalisation of China’s private security companies. Chinese private security companies…

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By Duncan Allan

The nerve-agent attack on Sergey and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury on 4 March 2018 was not just a brazen violation…

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By Michael Elleman

This report from the UK think tank IISS looks at the growing challenge posed by Iran's ballistic missiles. With the…

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By Tom Tugendhat MP; Khalid Mahmood MP; Prof Richard Ekins; Patrick Hennessey

The UK urgently needs a new definition of treason that will recognise the nature of the threats we face today,…

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By Emil Dall; Tom Keatinge

This paper seeks to establish the baseline for a discussion on proliferation finance in the (re)insurance sector. The insurance industry…

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By John Bew; Gabriel Elefteriu; Andrew Ehrhardt

The UK cannot be complacent about the continuing existence of NATO: a world without the alliance would be even more…

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By Camino Mortera-Martinez

The European Union has woken up to the threat of cyber attacks, but it’s coming late to the party. The…

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By Jay Edwards

This paper endeavours to develop a high-level, defence-wide contractorisation strategy and define how implementation could be improved to underpin the…

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