Afghanistan and the Regional Powers: History not Repeating Itself?
Author: Stina Torjesen
Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF)
This brief looks at Afghanistan's evolving relationship with four key regional powers -- India, Iran, Russia and Saudi Arabia.
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UNISCI Discussion Papers No 30
Author: Megan Dee, Oliver Meier, Milagros Álvarez, Anne Finger, Benjamin Kienzle, Belén Lara, Natividad Fernández, Fernando Borredá, Eunsook Yang, Clara Portela, Antonio Marquina, David García Cantalapiedra, Gloria Inés Ospina, Gabriel Cortina
Research Unit on International Security and Cooperation (UNISCI)
The EU published its first Strategy against the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) in December 2003, in combination with the European Security Strategy (ESS).
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19 Sep 2012
Central Asia-Caucasus Analyst, Vol 14, No 19
Author: Stephen Blank, Niklas Nilsson, Tomáš Šmíd, Svante E Cornell, Georgiy Voloshin, Eka Janashia, Joldosh Osmonov, Haroutiun Khachatrian
Central Asia-Caucasus Institute and Silk Road Studies Program (CACI-SRSP)
This issue of the Central Asia-Caucasus Analyst includes analytical articles and field reports on security issues facing the Central Asia-Caucasus region in September 2012.
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19 Sep 2012
Central Asia: Regional Developments and Implications for US Interests
Author: Jim Nichol
Congressional Research Service (CRS)
US policy toward the Central Asian states has emphasized maximizing their assistance in US and NATO stabilization efforts in Afghanistan and in helping them combat terrorism, proliferation, and arms and drug trafficking.
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17 Sep 2012
No.41: Russian-Georgian Relations
Author: Tornike Sharashenidze, Fyodor Lukyanov
Resource Security Institute (RSI) /
Center for Security Studies (CSS) /
Heinrich Böll Foundation /
Research Centre for East European Studies (FSOE)
This issue of the Digest examines the state of Russian-Georgian relations four years after the August 2008 war.
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