14 July 2017
BALTOPS 2017 Resurrects Cold War Tactics
Baltic Operations, or BALTOPS, is a yearly naval exercise held for NATO members in the Baltic Sea.
5 July 2017
Development of Protest Activity in Russia
It is easy to explain protests in countries like Russia.
27 June 2017
Factors of Ukrainian society’s consolidation
This analysis aims to review different aspects of identity in Ukrainian society and determine whether each is either a factor promoting the...
27 June 2017
Russian Influence in Estonia
In 1991, Estonia restored its independence after being occupied by the Soviet Union for about half a century.
23 June 2017
Ukraine: Visa Free = Russia-Free?
Starting June 11, Ukrainians holding biometric passports have been able to travel freely for tourism, educational, and business purposes within the EU...
19 June 2017
A Finnish Government Crisis – Almost
As a rule, following what happens in Finnish domestic politics amounts to watching paint dry.
15 June 2017
ICDS Video Chat: The Possible Impact of the British Elections on the Brexit Negotiations
In this ICDS Video Chat, Erkki Bahovski asks ICDS research fellow Tony Lawrence about the possible impact of the British elections on the Brexit...
12 June 2017
More Allied than a NATO Ally? The – Almost – Fundamental Shift in Swedish Security Policy
At a visit of the Swedish defence minister, Peter Hultqvist, in the Pentagon in mid-May 2017, the U.S. secretary of defence Jim Mattis declared the...