26 February 2008
Kosovo's independence - a blessing?
At first glance the independence of Kosovo and its war-ravaged inhabitants from their former tormentors appears not only to be just, but also a...
23 February 2008
"Book Review: Bob Drogin’s ""Curveball: Spies, Lies and the Con Man who Caused a War"""
Bob Drogin’s book “Curveball: Spies, Lies and the Con Man who Caused a War” (New York: Random House, 2007) tells the true story of the Iraqi dissident...
8 February 2008
Sharing the Burden in Afghanistan
Burden-sharing, the way in which NATO member states divide up their collective defence obligations, is a recurrent source of debate among the Allies.
4 February 2008
The Defence Planner’s Dilemma
Defence planning - the process of deciding the size and shape of a state’s armed forces - is probably one of the most difficult activities that the...