11 April 2017
Consequences of Crime and Punishment in Syria
The cruise missile strike ordered on Syria by President Donald Trump in the early morning (local time) of April 7, 2017, was not really a military...
10 April 2017
Missile “show” in East Asia—a headache for NATO?
While the Baltic states and Poland kept themselves busy receiving allied reinforcements in the framework of NATO‘s Enhanced Forward Presence, things...
7 April 2017
ICDS in media
With US Attacks, Possibility of Further De-Escalation Gone
Director of the International Centre for Defence and Security Jüri Luik finds that after the air strikes against Syria's Shayat air force base, the...
6 April 2017
Not All Local Politics Is National
It may be Germany’s smallest state. But Saarland suddenly hit international headlines last weekend, as Angela Merkel’s conservatives (CDU) scored an...
4 April 2017
New Protests and Their Future in Russia
On March 26, Russia recalled events that had previously been totally forgotten. Tens of thousands took to the streets in approximately 100 cities from...
3 April 2017
NORDEFCO: "Love in a Cold Climate"?
Nordic Defence Cooperation, or NORDEFCO, is a comprehensive framework of political and military cooperation, through which the five Nordic countries,...
29 March 2017
EU Consultation Meeting with Think-Tanks on Resilience
On 29 March, the European External Action Service (EEAS), in close cooperation with the EU Institute for Security Studies (EUISS), held a consultation...
29 March 2017
ICDS Hosted International Spring School Resilience League 2017
The main topic of the event, held in Tallinn on 27-29 March 2017, was situational awareness in cyber space and informational environment.