Aims to advance the transatlantic community’s strategic thinking on the security challenges facing the Baltic-Nordic region, from armed or cyber attacks to threats against social cohesion and energy security.

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Ivo Juurvee Presented on the Role of Russian Intelligence Services in the Framework of Hybrid Threats

On 7 November European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats in cooperation with Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Eastern Europe Studies Centre held a conference “Russia’s Influence in the Baltic Sea Region: National and Institutional Experiences in Countering Hybrid Threats” in Vilnius

ICDS research fellow Ivo Juurvee participated an academic panel with Nerijus Maliukevičius (Vilnius University), Agnia Grigas (Atlantic Council), Vytautas Keršanskas (EESS), chaired by Hanna Smith (HybridCoE),and Greg Steverton (former chair of the US National Intelligence Council) as discussant.


Russia’s Evolving Electronic Warfare Capability: Unlocking Asymmetric Potential

Since first initiating the reforms of the Russian Armed Forces in the fall of 2008, Moscow has developed a number of complimentary niche capabilities.

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France and conscription have a flawed, nostalgic relationship.

The First Days of Putin’s New Term

It is meaningless to analyze the outcomes of the Russian presidential election, given that such an analysis was just as possible before the voting...
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