9 Apr 2014
The Afghan Election: A New Beginning?
Author: Shahid Javed Burki
Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)
This brief examines the challenges and successes of the 2014 presidential elections in Afghanistan.
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2 Apr 2014
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
Author: Jonathan Masters
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
This paper provides information on NATO and its operations in the post-Cold War era.
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1 Apr 2014
Crisis Watch Nr 128
Author: International Crisis Group
International Crisis Group (ICG)
This brief summarizes developments during March 2014 in global situations of current or potential conflict, and assesses whether the overall situation in each case has deteriorated, improved, or remained more or less unchanged during this period.
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Syria's War Economy
Author: Jihad Yazigi
European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR)
This brief examines the state of Syria's economy three years after the break out of civil war in the country in 2011.
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Can India Stay the Course in Post 2014 Afghanistan?
Author: Shantie Mariet D’Souza
Institut für Strategie- Politik- Sicherheits- und Wirtschaftsberatung (ISPSW)
This paper examines India’s engagement with Afghanistan, including its provision of aid and development assistance, prior to the withdrawal of international forces from Afghanistan in 2014.
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Dual Use: Dealing with Uranium Enrichment
Author: Jonas Schneider, Oliver Thränert
Center for Security Studies (CSS)
What options are available to limit a country's access to uranium enrichment, and thereby nip potential nuclear proliferation problems in the bud? This analysis considers the strengths and weaknesses of two strategies -- the creation of uranium banks...
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The EU and the GCC in Global Governance
Author: Joachim Koops, Jamal Shahin, Chloe Smythe, Giulia Tercovich, Ziggy Vandebriel
Gulf Research Center (GRC)
This paper looks at the relationship between the European Union and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), focusing in particular on cooperation in global governance.
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