Security Studies

Autonomy in Arms: Turkey’s Weapons Procurement and the S-400 Missile System

This policy outlook outlines why Turkey is in genuine need of the S-400 air defence system and why Washington’s opposition to this procurement is...

Macron’s Authoritarian Turn? The Potential Impact of ‘la loi relative à la sécurité globale’ on Civil Liberties in France

This policy outlook examines the contents and implications of France's comprehensive security law that has sparked the most recent display of anti-government anger.Over the...

NATO’s Struggle for Relevance

This policy outlook examines the crises NATO faces today and aims to analyse the alliance's future and relevance in world politics.This policy outlook examines...

The Rise of Daesh in Mozambique: A Threat Assessment

Rising violence in northern Mozambique is posing a dangerous risk to the stability of the region.Rising violence in northern Mozambique is posing a dangerous...

A Shifting Regional Order in the Indo-Pacific?

This policy outlook outlines the main dynamics of the evolving strategic landscape in the Indo-Pacific region and examines how regional states are responding to...

Russian Interference in the US Presidential Elections: The Sequel

The purpose of this info pack is to compile existing research on official Russian statements and aggregate relevant data on the Russian interference to...

Turkey’s Cross-Border and Counterterrorism Operations

This info pack examines Turkey’s cross-border military operations since 2016. Turkey’s aim is to neutralise terrorist organisations which threaten Turkey’s security and eliminate their...

The US-China Competition: Emerging Tensions?

This policy outlook explores the main dynamics of great power competition between the US and China and aims at outlining how this situation might...

Iran’s Warfighting Capabilities: Roots, Roles and Evolution

Although Iran's armament is restricted by international sanctions and arms embargoes, the country has still managed to develop its military capabilities to the extent...

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