• North Korea ups pace of ballistic missile launches

    North Korea has conducted more ballistic missile launches since 2011 than it did in the previous two decades under Kim Jong-il. Nick Hansen surveys the country's ballistic missile programme and analyses the possible motivations for its acceleration
  • Hypersonics disrupt global strategic stability

    Hypersonic technology offers the potential to strike any point on Earth within an hour. Heather Williams examines the impact of current programmes on the strategic balance between the major nuclear powers and the prospect for arms control agreements
  • Geopolitical order set to be tested in 2017

    Global security is likely to worsen in 2017 as disruptive long-term trends converge in a challenge to the post-Cold War geopolitical order. IHS Jane's identifies the trends and events to watch as liberal democracy gives way to increasingly securitised policies.
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