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Upholding the Promise: A Strategy for Veterans and Military Personnel

Phillip Carter
2012

After more than a decade of war, several years of constrained national budgets and a changing veteran...read more

 
Net Security Provider: India’s Out-of-Area Contingency Operations

IDSA Task Force Report
2012

The report analyses previous deployments of the Indian military outside its borders, including in United...read more

 
Crime Wars: Gangs, Cartels and U.S. National Security

Colonel Robert Killebrew, USA (Ret.), Jennifer Bernal
2010

As illustrated by the unprecedented violence in Mexico, drug trafficking groups have evolved to not only...read more

 
Responsible Transition: Securing U.S. Interests in Afghanistan Beyond 2011

Lieutenant General David W. Barno, USA (Ret.)
2010

The summer of 2011, when U.S. troops will begin to draw down in Afghanistan, will mark a watershed in...read more

 
Decoding the International Code of Conduct for Outer Space Activities

Ajey Lele
2012

Space technologies are critical to diverse human activities including communication, education, navigation,...read more

 
Nation Making in Asia: From Ethnic to Civic Nations?

Muthiah Alagappa
2012

The nation state is the fundamental building block of domestic and international politics. The power...read more

 
Crossroads: The Future of the U.S.-Israel Strategic Partnership

Haim Malka
2011

The U.S.-Israel partnership is under unprecedented strain. The relationship is deep and cooperation remains...read more

 
Cooperation from Strength: The United States, China and the South China Sea

Dr. Patrick M. Cronin, Peter A. Dutton, M. Taylor Fravel, James R. Holmes, Robert Kaplan, Will Rogers, Ian Storey
2012

American interests are increasingly at risk in the South China Sea due to the economic and military rise...read more

 
The China Challenge: Military, Economic and Energy Choices Facing the U.S.-Japan Alliance

Dr. Patrick M. Cronin, Paul S. Giarra, Zachary M. Hosford
2012

The U.S.-Japan alliance is the cornerstone of peace and prosperity in the Asia-Pacific region, but it...read more

 
Sustainable Pre-eminence: Reforming the U.S. Military at a Time of Strategic Change

Lieutenant General David W. Barno, USA (Ret.), Dr. Nora Bensahel, Matthew Irvine, Travis Sharp
2012

Maintaining the U.S. military’s global pre-eminence is vital to protecting American interests and promoting...read more

 
Strategic Trends 2012: Key Developments in Global Affairs

Center for Security Studies
2012

Strategic Trends is an annual publication of the Center for Security Studies (CSS) at ETH Zurich. It...read more

 
Hard Choices: Responsible Defense in an Age of Austerity

David W Barno, Nora Bensahel, Travis Sharp
2011

This report outlines the ends, ways and means of US defense strategy under a range of budgetary constraints....read more

 
Conflict, Security and the Reshaping of Society : The Civilization of War

Dal Lago , Alessandro & Palidda, Salvatore
2010

This book is an examination of the effect of contemporary wars (such as the 'War on Terror') on civil...read more

 
India and Sri Lanka after the LTTE


2011

India has long been the country with the greatest influence over Sri Lanka but its policies to encourage...read more

 
War Crimes in Sri Lanka


2010

The Sri Lankan security forces and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) repeatedly violated international...read more

 
Potential for Militancy among Bhutanese Refugee Youth

Aruni John
2000

It is likely that the unemployed Bhutanese refugee youth in Nepal will shortly become potential recruits...read more

 
Sri Lanka: Women’s Insecurity in the North and East


2011

Women in Sri Lanka’s predominantly Tamil-speaking north and east are facing a desperate lack of security...read more

 
Sri Lanka’s North I: The Denial of Minority Rights


2012

Deepening militarisation and the lack of accountable governance in Sri Lanka’s Northern Province are...read more

 
Sri Lanka’s North II: Rebuilding under the Military


2012

Sri Lanka’s military is dominating the reconstruction of the Northern Province, weakening international...read more

 
Coping with Disorder - Strategies to End Internal Wars in South Asia

P. Sahadevan
2000

Describing South Asia as a war-torn region may presumably produce more contending than consensual views...read more

 

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