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Keeping Nuclear Arms Control Alive
Keeping Nuclear Arms Control Alive

Overview of the strategic disarmament between US and RF/USSR. By Alexander Savelyev. (08/16/2018)

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Sino-Indian Space Deterrence in South Asia: An Asymmetrical Paradox
Sino-Indian Space Deterrence in South Asia: An Asymmetrical Paradox

What lies ahead for space security in South Asia? By Adarsh Vijay. (02/26/2018)

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Does Religious Ideology Play a Crucial Role in Motivating Modern Suicide Terrorism?
Does Religious Ideology Play a Crucial Role in Motivating Modern Suicide Terrorism?

In this paper, author explores religious ideology can be regarded as a sufficient and necessary condition for suicide terrorism.  By Sinko Gabor. (02/16/2018)

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Is China being aggressive with India? A case study on Doklam
Is China being aggressive with India? A case study on Doklam

Analysis of China-India security relations, seen through the lens of Doklam. By Ashna Joy. (10/20/2017)

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Regional Security Architectures: Comparing Asia and Europe
Regional Security Architectures: Comparing Asia and Europe

Interview with Dr. Anis Bajrektarevic. (07/11/2017) First published by The Diplomat.

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South China Sea Ruling: The Need for a Firm Stance
South China Sea Ruling: The Need for a Firm Stance

Essay provides an analysis of the South China Sea dispute, focusing on the developments throughout the years. By Apala Chaturvedi. (05/31/2017)

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Trouble to the East: The threat to American security from the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Trouble to the East: The threat to American security from the Shanghai Cooperation Organization

Paper seeks to determine what, if any, threat is posed to the security of the United States by the activities of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. By Aaron Pultman. (03/01/2017)

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Accelerating Change in North Korea
Accelerating Change in North Korea

An alternative approach to ending the ongoing crisis on the Korean Peninsula. By Peter Murphy. (02/24/2017)

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What are the Major Barriers to Arms Control?
What are the Major Barriers to Arms Control?

Guide to understanding the taxonomy of arms control strategies, and outlines the main barriers facing arms control regimes and organizations. By Robert Dormer. (11/14/2016)

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The State of the Biological Weapons Convention
The State of the Biological Weapons Convention

Paper analyzes the state of the Biological Weapons Convention. By  Robert Dormer (10/28/2016).

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A Safe Haven or Route for New Conflict
A Safe Haven or Route for New Conflict

Analyis of Safe Haven, an explicit favoring of one religion/ ethnic group against another in the face of atrocities committed by ISIS. By Mustafa Akhwand. (09/30/2016)

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Analyzing the Nexus of Globalization, Security and International Terrorism
Analyzing the Nexus of Globalization, Security and International Terrorism

Does globalization terrorism seems to constitute significantly more security challenges than ever before? By Gabor Sinko. (09/22/2016)

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Strengthening Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention
Strengthening Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention

A look at deficiencies in the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention and how to strengthen it. By Abhinav Dutta. (09/03/2016)

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Questioning Anarchy: Nuclear Weapons as Leviathan
Questioning Anarchy: Nuclear Weapons as Leviathan

Paper aske, have nuclear weapons acted, to some extent, as the Leviathan of international politics since 1945? By Jibraan Mansoor. (07/05/2016)

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Terror Incidents and the Syrian Dilemma in International Affairs
Terror Incidents and the Syrian Dilemma in International Affairs

A proposal for a random-based federalized solution to the problem. By Prof. Dr. Matthias Klumpp. (07/01/2016)

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Reassessing the Deterrence Model
Reassessing the Deterrence Model

Paper analyzes the evolution of the deterrence model and areas in which further adaptation would be feasible for current conditions and circumstance.  By Kopal Mukim. (05/23/2016)

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Privacy I(n)t Context
Privacy I(n)t Context

Privacy has long been protected, but will face a new dimension of protection for the generations to come. By Dr. Jasna Cošabic. (04/26/2016)

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The Summit on Nuclear Weapons and the North Korean Issue
The Summit on Nuclear Weapons and the North Korean Issue

Three factors develop the strategic and global nuclear balance. By Prof. Giancarlo Elia Valori. (04/14/2016)

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Terrorist threat in Central Asia. One problem, different approaches
Terrorist threat in Central Asia. One problem, different approaches

Attention to terrorism and ISIS has been growing in relation to the Russian involvement in the Syrian war and the risk of a “contagion” that, from North Africa and Middle East, could af... Read More...



The North Korean Nuclear Issue
The North Korean Nuclear Issue

What's behind North Korea's claim of a hydrogen bomb test? By Prof. Giancarlo Elia Valori. (01/13/2016)

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The Peculiarities of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)
The Peculiarities of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)

Analysis of the Iranian nuclear arms deal. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (12/24/2015)

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The Paris Attacks
The Paris Attacks

Who are the key players in the fight against ISIS and how should they be fought?  By Dr. Bruce Mabley. (12/15/2015)

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The Role of the UN in Prevention of WMD Proliferation
The Role of the UN in Prevention of WMD Proliferation

Essay examines WMDs and the UN's role preventing their proliferation. By Abhinav Dutta. (12/07/2015)

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The Turkey and US 'Safe Zone' Plan: 3 Questions with Yezid Sayigh, Carnegie Middle East Center
The Turkey and US 'Safe Zone' Plan: 3 Questions with Yezid Sayigh, Carnegie Middle East Center

Yezid Sayigh of the Carnegie Middle East Center discusses the recent Turkish-U.S. plan to create a 'safe zone' in Syria. (08/18/2015)

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Muslim Australia and the search for a solution to the
Muslim Australia and the search for a solution to the "War on Terror"

What's the best strategy for Australia to prevent terrrorism?  By Prof. Murray Hunter. (08/12/2015, Modern Diplomacy)

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How Did the Advent of Nuclear Weapons Change Security Thinking and Strategy?
How Did the Advent of Nuclear Weapons Change Security Thinking and Strategy?

Paper analyzes security and strategic thinking since the advent of nuclear weapons. By Torgeir Pande Braathen. (07/21/2015)

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Outsourcing Jihadists and Putin’s Foreign Policy
Outsourcing Jihadists and Putin’s Foreign Policy

Essay analyzes Russian terrorism policy in the Middle East and Caucasus. By Prof. Dmitry V. Shlapentokh. (07/01/2015)

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Mental Illness and Terrorism
Mental Illness and Terrorism

Is there a correlation between mental illness and terrorism?  By Dr. Anna Cornelia Beyer.  (06/26/2015)

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Reconsidering Nuclear Deterrence in South Asia – Past, Present and Future
Reconsidering Nuclear Deterrence in South Asia – Past, Present and Future

What has the impact of nuclear weapons had on Indian-Pakistani conflict?  By Dr. Mischa Hansel. (05/12/2015)

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Charlie Hebdo, Xenophobia, and France's Colonial History
Charlie Hebdo, Xenophobia, and France's Colonial History

Reflections on the Charlie Hebdo attack and underlying issues in and about France.  By Timothy Aderman. (04/07/2015)

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