Category Archives: Authors

Germany takes over OSCE Chairmanship in ‘stormy times’ says Frank Walter Steinmeier

by Stephanie Liechtenstein. She works as website editor for the quarterly journal “Security and Human Rights” (SHR) and has held several positions in the OSCE Secretariat in Vienna (among them senior political assistant to the OSCE Secretary General) between 2003 … Continue reading

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Neuer “Open Skies-Flieger” für die Deutsche Bundeswehr

von Björn Müller (Facebook / Twitter). Er ist Journalist in Berlin mit dem Schwerpunkt Sicherheits- und Geopolitik. Noch im alten Jahr, genauer gesagt einen Tag vor Weihnachten, hatte die Bundeswehr die Ausschreibung für ihren zukünftigen “Open Skies-Flieger” auf Bund.de platziert … Continue reading

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Singapore and the Value of Strategic Ambiguity

by Paul Pryce. With degrees in political science from both sides of the pond, Paul Pryce has previously worked as Senior Research Fellow for the Atlantic Council of Canada’s Canadian Armed Forces program, as a Research Fellow for the OSCE … Continue reading

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Wird geprüft: Bundeswehr-Rekrutierung auf alle EU-Bürger ausdehnen

von Björn Müller (Facebook / Twitter). Er ist Journalist in Berlin mit dem Schwerpunkt Sicherheits- und Geopolitik. Nichts in trockenen Tüchern, aber bemerkenswert: In der Deutschen Bundeswehr wird seit September 2015 überlegt, die Rekrutierungsbasis auf alle EU-Bürger auszudehnen. Der Hintergrund: … Continue reading

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India’s non-aligned dilemma

by Darshana M. Baruah. She is a Junior Fellow at the New Delhi based think tank, Observer Research Foundation, is working on the South China Sea and has completed her Masters in International Relations from Cardiff University in 2012. Non-alignment … Continue reading

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Atomwaffen: Mythos Able Archer 83

Von Danny Chahbouni. Danny hat Geschichte und Politikwissenschaft an der Philipps-Universität Marburg studiert. Dieser Artikel basiert auf der Staatsxamensarbeit “War Scare 1983: Aspekte der militärstrategischen Planungen von NATO und Warschauer Pakt”. Im November und Dezember 2015 strahlte RTL die deutsch-amerikanische … Continue reading

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Stabilität braucht einen starken Rechtsstaat

Von Marcus Seyfarth. Marcus ist Rechtsreferendar am Kammergericht Berlin und Mitgründer der Facebook-Gruppe “Sicherheitspolitik“. Er ist zudem Mitglied der Bundeskommission “Gesellschaft, Werte und Recht” der Jungen Union Deutschlands. Der Artikel fusst auf einer Arbeit, die an der Deutschen Universität für … Continue reading

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Gulf Monarchies Rely on Mercenaries for Security

by Austin Michael Bodetti. He is a student in the Gabelli Presidential Scholars Program at Boston College and a reporter for War Is Boring. He focuses on the relationship between Islam and conflict in Syria and Sudan. The Arab, Sunni … Continue reading

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Iran ISOICO Imagery Update

The latest commercial satellite imagery shows some new developments at Iran’s ISOICO shipyard near Bostanu. In December, the extension on the yard’s smaller syncrolift appeared complete with new winches and an extended platform visible in imagery. Workers in the eastern part of … Continue reading

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Mikhail Dudin Rounds the Iberian Peninsula

The Mikhail Dudin left Iran in late December and is making her way to Russia after passing through the Suez and the Strait of Gibraltar, AIS data shows. Iran’s low enriched uranium loaded on-board the Mikhail Dudin is over half-way … Continue reading

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