28 Mar 2014
Extremism: Pakistan in Search of a Solution
Author: Shahid Javed Burki
Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)
This paper discusses various aspects of Pakistan’s experience with Islamic extremism.
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Will Beijing Fill the US Power Vacuum in the Middle East?
Author: Christina Lin
Institut für Strategie- Politik- Sicherheits- und Wirtschaftsberatung (ISPSW)
In this transcript, Christina Lin evaluates the impact of US diminishing commitment and China’s increasing engagement in the Middle East.
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Counter Terrorist Trends and Analysis March 2014
Author: Douglas R Woodall, Muhammad Ahsan Younas, Zulkifli Mohamed Sultan, Muhammad Haniff Hassan, Mahfuh Haji Halimi, Muhammad Saiful Alam Shah Bin Sudiman, Zulkifli Mohamed Sultan
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS)
This journal presents research on terrorism, with a particular focus on Islamic terrorism.
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Illicit Trade Flows
Author: Karl Lallerstedt, Mikael Wigell
Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)
This brief examines the economic and security threat posed by illicit trade flows in the EU.
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Nuclear Security Summit 2014: Prescriptions and Perspectives
Author: Manpreet Sethi, P R Chari, Sheel Kant Sharma, Rabia Akhtar, Sitakanta Mishra, Arun Vishwanathan
Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies (IPCS)
This compilation of articles analyzes the commitments and responsibilities towards nuclear materials' security in general and the Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) process in particular from the perspective of South Asian States.
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Bioterrorism: The Threat of ‘Dual-Use’ Technologies
Author: Petra Dickmann, Laurie Garrett, Filippa Lentzos
This is a transcript of a discussion on the risks posed by the 'weaponizing' of biotechnology.
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CTC Sentinel 7 (3)
Author: Nelly Lahoud, Muhammad al-`Ubaydi, Juha Saarinen, Malcolm Beith, Derek Henry Flood, Chris Zambelis, Francesco Marone
Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)
This issue of the CTC Sentinel includes articles on the emerging conflicts between jihadist groups; the causes behind and consequences of the presence of Finnish foreign fighters in Syria; Mexican drug lord Rafael Caro-Quintero; the expansion of reli...
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Next-Gen Jihad in the Middle East
Author: Anthony Bubalo
Lowy Institute for International Policy
This paper discusses the potential national security threats posed by Australian citizens who return home after acting as foreign fighters in the Middle East, especially in Syria.
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