QUOTE OF THE WEEK

The four cornerstones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are Initiative, Imagination, Individuality and Independence.

– Eddie Rickenbacker
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Research Dossier → Conflict and Peacebuilding Program

13 Feb 2018

At Sea: A Decades-Long Maritime Border Dispute Between Croatia and Slovenia

Patrick McGrath

The international arbitration proceedings in The Hague over the territorial dispute for Piran Bay between Croatia and Slovenia grinds to a halt, challenging the legitimacy of pre-EU accession promises

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08 Feb 2018

The challenges to the principle of distinction posed by non-international armed conflicts

Dr. Iryna Ptashnyk

This paper focuses on the understanding of the importance for applying of the principle of distinction not only in international armed conflict, but also in non-international armed conflicts

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08 Feb 2018

Energy Instruments of “hybrid warfare”

Dr. Natalie Slobodian

In that connection based on Ukrainian on experience, one of the key tools for the creation of a “hybrid war” is the energy component.

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07 Feb 2018

Would a Summer Offensive Cost Putin Too Much?

Ivan Nagornyak

Western sanctions against Russia were one of the main topics at the G7 Summit held in Germany on 07–08 June. The leaders there sent Putin and all of Russia’s elite a direct message....

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11 Dec 2017

Cold War in the Middle East: Global and European Security

Dr. Natalie Slobodian

Current diplomatic conflict between Riyadh and Tehran is not a sufficient reason for arise in black gold prices, but if cold war in the Gulf becomes hot spot and captures a greater oil-producing area

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