22 Jan 2016
Hydrogen or Not, North Korea Conducted a Fourth Nuclear Test
Author: Ephraim Asculai, Emily B Landau
Institute for National Security Studies (INSS)
This brief analyzes the nuclear test conducted by North Korea on January 6th, 2015.
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22 Jan 2016
The Indo-Russian Defence Partnership: A Framework for the 21st Century
Author: Jayant Singh
Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)
This paper analyzes Indo-Russian defense relations.
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Hostile Drones: The Hostile Use of Drones by Non-State Actors against British Targets
Author: Chris Abbott, Matthew Clarke, Steve Hathorn, Scott Hickie
Oxford Research Group (ORG) /
Remote Control Project /
This report does indeed detail the hostile use of drones by non-state actors against British targets.
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Turkey, NATO, and Risk of Nuclear Escalation with Russia
Author: Christina Lin
Institut für Strategie- Politik- Sicherheits- und Wirtschaftsberatung (ISPSW)
This paper contends that because of a series of events which occurred in the latter half of 2015, there is now a greater risk of nuclear misperception, miscalculation, and escalation between Russia and NATO.
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China and Russia: The Partnership Deepens
Author: June Teufel Dreyer
Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
This commentary examines the ways in which China and Russia strengthened their relationship in 2015 and prognosticates on how their relationship might evolve this year.
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A Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone in Europe: Concept – Problems – Chances
Author: Harald Müller, Giorgio Franceschini, Aviv Melamud, Daniel Müller, Anna Péczeli, Annette Schaper
Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF)
This paper advocates establishing a nuclear weapon free-zone (NWFZ) in Europe.
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From Sanctuary to Battlefield: A Framework for a US Defense and Deterrence Strategy for Space
Author: Elbridge Colby
Center for a New American Security (CNAS)
For many years, the United States has been able to exploit the advantages of space without having to worry too much about defending its space-borne assets.
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Comparative Connections, Volume 17, Number 3
Author: Carl Baker, Jiun Bang, David G Brown, See-Won Byun, Aidan Foster-Carter, Ralph A Cossa, Bonnie Glaser, Brad Glosserman, Chin-Hao Huang, David Kang, Satu Limaye, Charles McClean, Stephen Noerper, James J Przystup, Kevin C Scott, Sheldon Simon, Sheila A Smith, Scott Snyder, Robert Sutter, Jacqueline Vitello, Yu Bin
Pacific Forum CSIS
This CC issue takes stock of key bilateral relationships within East Asia and between East Asian countries and the US during the last third of 2015.
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