"Use of Force"
4 Nov 2013
Defining Global Norms on Drone Policy
Author: Golo M Bartsch, Lee Ciocia, Gregg Dubow, Nils Ferslev, Georgi Ivanov, Ciaran Laird, Rafal Nedzarek, Konstantin Schendzielorz, Johann Schmid, Matenia Sirseloudi, Olaf von Roeder, Ogi Williams
This memo argues that since an overall ban of combat drones is not realistic or even beneficial, NATO member states and others need to 1) develop a clear policy framework for their use, and 2) establish common norms everyone can adhere to.
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Reforming the Police in Post-soviet States: Georgia and Kyrgystan
Author: Erica Marat
Strategic Studies Institute of the US Army War College (SSI)
This paper explores the factors that contribute to successful police reform programs in post-Soviet states.
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Lebanon, Dual Legitimacy, and the Syrian Crisis
Author: Peter Seeberg
Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) /
German Marshall Fund of The United States (GMF)
This article discusses the prospect of increased domestic instability in Lebanon in 2013/14.
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