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    New START: Russia and the United States Increase Deployed Nuclear Arsenals

    Since entering into the New START Treaty three and a half years ago, both Russia and the Unites States have added to their deployed nuclear weapons arsenals. As Hans Kristensen sees it, this behavior hardly sets the right tone for next year’s nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty conference. More

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    In Groups We Trust – Implementing Article 44 of the Lisbon Treaty

    Will Article 44 of the Lisbon Treaty permit the EU to improve its rapid response capabilities, particularly in the case of military interventions? Thierry Tardy isn’t convinced. There are still many unknowns surrounding the overall purpose, implications and value of this yet-to-be-implemented Article. More

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    New Book Suggests Rigid Norms Delay Crisis Response Times

    When faced with armed conflicts, why do international organizations vary so much in their response times? The answer, according to Michael Snyder, can be found in Heidi Hardt’s “Time to React,” a book that explores such reasons as ‘rigid norms’. More

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    Furthering Commitment to Africa: The US-Africa Leaders Summit in Review

    What issues were discussed at this year’s US-Africa Leaders’ Summit and how does Washington plan to work more closely with its partners? Find out in this recent Chatham House speech given by US Assistant Secretary of State Linda Thomas-Greenfield. More

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    Center for International Maritime Security (CIMSEC)

    This week's featured partner is the Center for International Maritime Security (CIMSEC), which is is a decentralized think tank with several chapters. It is, however, incorporated as a nonprofit and nonpartisan organization in the US State of Maryland. More


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23 Oct 2014 Security Watch

New START: Russia and the United States Increase Deployed Nuclear Arsenals

Since entering into the New START Treaty three and a half years ago, both Russia and the Unites States have added to their deployed nuclear weapons arsenals. As Hans Kristensen sees it, this behavior hardly sets the right tone for next year’s nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty conference. More on «New START: Russia and the United States Increase Deployed Nuclear Arsenals»


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23 Oct 2014 Security Watch

In Groups We Trust – Implementing Article 44 of the Lisbon Treaty

Will Article 44 of the Lisbon Treaty permit the EU to improve its rapid response capabilities, particularly in the case of military interventions? Thierry Tardy isn’t convinced. There are still many unknowns surrounding the overall purpose, implications and value of this yet-to-be-implemented Article. More on «In Groups We Trust – Implementing Article 44 of the Lisbon Treaty»


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23 Oct 2014ISN Blog

New Book Suggests Rigid Norms Delay Crisis Response Times

When faced with armed conflicts, why do international organizations vary so much in their response times? The answer, according to Michael Snyder, can be found in Heidi Hardt’s “Time to React,” a book that explores such reasons as ‘rigid norms’. More on «New Book Suggests Rigid Norms Delay Crisis Response Times»


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Sep 2014 Publications

Furthering Commitment to Africa: The US-Africa Leaders Summit in Review

What issues were discussed at this year’s US-Africa Leaders’ Summit and how does Washington plan to work more closely with its partners? Find out in this recent Chatham House speech given by US Assistant Secretary of State Linda Thomas-Greenfield. More on «Furthering Commitment to Africa: The US-Africa Leaders Summit in Review»


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Center for International Maritime Security (CIMSEC)

The Center for International Maritime Security (CIMSEC) is a nonpartisan think tank that dedicates itself to building a global community of professionals, academics, and forward thinkers who focus on the maritime domain. More on «Center for International Maritime Security (CIMSEC)»