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RUSI welcomed Ali Babacan, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs, for a speech on Turkey’s foreign policy preoccupations. ...

NATO Operations - Internal and External Challenges - General John Craddock
General John Craddock, formerly Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR) spoke on the current and future tasks ahead of the organisation's Sixtieth ...

Military History Lecture - The Origins of the American Civil War: What Can We Learn from the Way a Society Remembers a War?
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The Future Defence Review: Red Teaming a Green Paper - Part of the RUSI Future Defence Review Event Series
Building on the success of the previous three RUSI conferences analysing the issues affecting the development of the United Kingdom’s Future ...

Members' Lecture -The Challenges Facing Defence
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Courage and Commitment: Doing the Job in Afghanistan, Supporting Personnel at Home
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Annual Chief of the Defence Staff Lecture
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Towards Zero: Britain’s role in furthering nuclear non-proliferation and multilateral approaches to disarmament
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The Strategic Defence and Security Review: A Conservative View of Defence and Future Challenges
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Modern Society, Military Traditions: Effective Armed Forces in Today’s Britain
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The Foreign Policy Framework of a New Conservative Government
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The United Kingdom’s Nuclear Deterrent: Past, Present and Future
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The United Kingdom’s Nuclear Deterrent: Past, Present and Future
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Afghanistan: Lessons for the Future
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The Reform of the Bundeswehr
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Russia-UK Bilateral Relations
A lecture by His Excellency Mr Alexander Yakovenko, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Court of St James’s. Ambassador Yakovenko ...

Russia-UK Bilateral Relations
A lecture by His Excellency Mr Alexander Yakovenko, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Court of St James’s. Ambassador Yakovenko ...

The Role of Information Systems
The fourth and final workshop in the Alternative Energy and Sustainability Series will discuss balance between the benefit that information systems ...

Director of Security Service on MI5 and the Evolving Threat
Address by the Director General of the Security Service, Andrew Parker, to the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), Whitehall, 8 October ...

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Persian Gulf Analysis: The New East of Suez Question: Damage Limitation after Failure Over Syria 19 Sep 2013 by Professor Michael Clarke
The UK can do little to affect the Syrian civil war. But it is shoring up its interests on the periphery of the conflagration, reinforcing the UK’s military reorientation East of Suez. The question is whether, in light of Parliament’s vote last month, the Government now wants to say so. UK Europe Syria Middle East and North Africa The Gulf Region
Crisis of Brilliance - Paul Nash The Void Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London Analysis: Review: David Boyd Haycock’s A Crisis of Brilliance 1908 -1922 18 Sep 2013
An exhibition of six British Post-modernists depict the impact of the Great War 1914-18 on our society and culture. It provides a perfect entry point for the visual dimension of the 2014 programme marking the centenary. History Art and Culture UK Europe
Barack Obama Putin G8 Analysis: How Effective is the US-Russia Deal on Syria? 16 Sep 2013 by Dr Jonathan Eyal
The deal between Russia and the United States over Syria is more an agreement to disagree rather than a pact between two powers which see eye to eye. But its impact could be profound for Barack Obama's foreign policy legacy. Russia Europe Syria Middle East and North Africa United States Americas
Putin 2012 thumbnail Analysis: Controlling Syria's Chemical Weapons: Why the US Should Call Putin's Bluff 12 Sep 2013 by Shashank Joshi
Critics accuse President Obama of walking into a Russian trap. But even partial implementation of the disarmament plan reduces the likelihood that chemical weapons are used, without foreclosing any American options. United States Americas Syria Middle East and North Africa Russia Europe
Erdogan and Assad Analysis: Ankara Embraces Regime Change: Zero Problems and the Syrian Crisis 10 Sep 2013 by Aaron Stein
Turkey's recent foreign policy goal of being at peace with her neighbours is now in tatters as it lobbies for full-scale military intervention in Syria. Unlike the United States, Turkey's strategy now involves regime change, not just punitive military strikes. Turkey Europe Syria Middle East and North Africa
CVF carrier News: Two aircraft carriers would cement UK’s position as global player 9 Sep 2013
A decision to adopt only a single UK aircraft carrier would offer poor value for money and compromise the government's ability to respond to international crises, argues a new report published by the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI). Maritime Forces Technology UK Europe
Assessing Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Videos: Assessing Chemical Weapons Use in Syria 9 Sep 2013 by Dr Igor Sutyagin
Dr Igor Sutyagin, Research fellow for Russia Studies, examines claims of chemical weapons use by the Syrian regime. He corroborates internet evidence with his knowledge of Soviet weapons systems and knowledge of Syrian and Hezbollah armed forces. Syria Middle East and North Africa Russia Europe
UN Security Council Analysis: The Use of Chemical Weapons: The Legal Case for Intervention in Syria 4 Sep 2013
Any intervention in Syria must be legally sound and must be aimed at a more long-term solution rather than a short term punitive exercise. UK Europe Syria Middle East and North Africa
UK Afghan flags RUSI Newsbrief: Bloody Brothers: Insider Attacks in Afghanistan 3 Sep 2013
The number of insider attacks against British soldiers in Afghanistan has declined this year so far. Yet discussion of how best to prevent them should continue if important lessons are to be retained Armed Forces UK Defence Counter-insurgency Afghanistan Central and South Asia UK Europe NATO International Institutions Land Forces
Swedish palace guard RUSI Newsbrief: The Shared Challenges of Personnel Reform in Sweden and Taiwan 3 Sep 2013
Since independently initiating far-reaching personnel reforms in 2009, the armed forces of Sweden and Taiwan have both faced significant challenges relating to recruitment and retention Military Personnel Reserve Forces Land Forces Europe Pacific
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