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After Nice: The Threat Within Europe

July 18, 2016 | Rohan Gunaratna, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

The article discusses the Islamic State's efforts to radicalize the Muslim diaspora, touches upon why this outreach has been successful in France, and outlines what the international community can do to counter it.

A “Great Wall of Sand” in the South China Sea?

July 8, 2016 | Michael Paul, German Institute for International and Security Affairs

The report details the underlying issues behind the tensions in the South China Sea. These include concerns over shipping routes, the involvement of the U.S. and its regional allies, and the implications for international norms and laws.

How Can NATO Contribute to Ukraine and Georgia’s Border Security?

July 8, 2016 | Jeffrey Rathke, Daniel Szeligowski, and Konrad Zasztowt, Polish Institute of International Affairs

The paper explores Russian aggression towards Ukraine and Georgia, and how this aggression may impact NATO member states. Since there is an impact, the paper concludes that NATO should build partnerships with the two countries.