24 April 2017
Theresa May’s Cynical Election Gambit
Theresa May’s announcement on Tuesday that she will seek a snap general election in June came a shock, particularly since she had regularly insisted...
21 April 2017
Pragmatic Approach Towards Russia - Option or Illusion?
The issue of developing and implementing national policy towards Russia has always been a pertinent subject for post-Soviet states as they have sought...
18 April 2017
Lost in Reaction: The French War on Terror
The newly elected French president will inherit a difficult security situation. A state of emergency has been in effect ever since the outrageous...
12 April 2017
ICDS Conducted a Two-Day Conference in Eastern Ukraine
International Centre for Defence and Security (ICDS), in cooperation with Anti-Crisis Media Centre (Ukraine), has successfully conducted a two-day...
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...