'19Jan
28

Brexit is good news for those in the business of war

Image: Protest outside last week's Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space annual black tie dinner in London's Park Lane. Credit: Lydia Noon.While Brits have grown accustomed to turbulence in political fairyland,...
'19Jan
27

Brexit: No change to backstop, Ireland insists

The backstop element of the Brexit plan is "not going to change", Ireland's deputy prime minister has said. The proposal - aimed at preventing a hard border between Ireland and Northern Ireland - played a major...
'19Jan
23

Davos 2019: 7 things to know on day two

In perhaps the most highly-anticipated address of the day, Angela Merkel gave a robust defence of the current world order, calling for leaders to take a stand against growing nationalist and populist movements. In...
'19Jan
22

MP's Are Real Vandals!

Bomber Command had 125,000 recruits, more than 55,500 were killed, another 8,400 were injured and nearly 10,000 became prisoners of war. Every single one of these men are and were heroes fighting for freedom and a...
'19Jan
22

Brexit or not, Britain must stay on the EU’s security team

Make no mistake: Brexit will damage our security. It will weaken the UK more, but it will weaken the EU too, writes Matthieu Borsboom.Matthieu Borsboom is a senior adviser for defence and security at BCW Brussels. ...
'19Jan
21

Hugh Lewin obituary

In 1959, Hugh Lewin, who has died aged 79, joined the South African Liberal party: shortly afterwards it became the only legal non-racial political party in the country, with the banning in 1960 of Nelson Mandela’s...
'19Jan
21

Hugh Lewin obituary

In 1959, Hugh Lewin, who has died aged 79, joined the South African Liberal party: shortly afterwards it became the only legal non-racial political party in the country, with the banning in 1960 of Nelson Mandela’s...
'19Jan
19

Kiah Morris case: How far do free speech protections go in the US?

Absolutely central to the US Constitution is the right to free speech. But how far can it be extended, in comparison with the UK?Kiah Morris was the only black woman in the Vermont legislature - until she quit in...
'19Jan
18

US Questioning Ecuadorian Embassy Staff Over Debunked Assange-Manafort Story

US Department of Justice investigators have handed out international subpoenas to six members of the Ecuadorian Embassy staff who were in the London compound with Assange during the timeframe when Manafort was...
'19Jan
18

A European Security Council: Added Value for EU Foreign and Security Policy?

Image courtesy of European Parliament/Flickr. (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) This article was originally published by the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP) on 2 January 2018.A European Security...

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