Sufficiency in the campaign against ISIS requires reconciliation and the re-establishment of adequate governance, of basic services, of educational opportunities, local economy, rule of law.
- EU member states that want deeper security and defense integration should be given such opportunity - Pildegovics
There are overlaps, even between jihadists and nationalists as both emerged from a sense of the necessity of violence to produce political change.
You should fight against ISIS the way governments fought against Marxist rebels: by designing a counter-revolutionary counterinsurgency.
NATO muscles up to fight ISIS with Awacs aircraft, more maritime security, and more support for regional partners.
One of the most well known of Shakespeare’s characters, Hamlet, is persecuted by a taunting indecisiveness, similar to that which world’s leaders are faced with when it comes to making a decision about Libya.
The attacks in Brussels on March 22nd were almost inevitable. They came as a stark reminder as to how difficult stopping such incidents is.
Are there any lessons learned in 2015 we should follow in 2016 to better address the ISIS threat?
General John Campbell talks about the ISIS threat, what the Taliban’s victory in Kunduz means and what the future holds for troops in Afghanistan.
Latvian Defense Ministry State Secretary Jānis Garisons stated in an interview to Latvian News agency LETA and DefenceMatters that the lessening of the confrontation between Russia and NATO will be dependent on Russia’s domestic political processes with the situation not expected to get any better.
Slovak security analysts explain whether Slovakia should be “afraid” of emerging threats.
The current political situation in Europe is extremely fragile. On the one hand, there is Russia pursuing its divide and rule policy in the EU. On the other hand, there is ISIS playing its anti-western games as well.
What the experts say about President Francois Hollande’s decision to call on Lisbon Treaty Article 42.7
An interview with William McCants the author of a just realeased bookThe ISIS Apocalypse: The History, Strategy and Doomsday Vision of the Islamic State