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NATO and the Baltic states

NATO and the Baltic states

The United States and its allies’ credibility is in jeopardy nowhere more than in the Baltic Sea region. Article 5 of NATO’s charter commits the alliance to defend its members.…
NATO and the Baltic states

NATO and the Baltic states

The United States and its allies’ credibility is in jeopardy nowhere more than in the Baltic Sea region. Article 5 of NATO’s charter commits the alliance to defend its members.…
Will Sweden and Finland join NATO? 

Will Sweden and Finland join NATO? 

Putin’s ruthless drive to keep Ukraine out of NATO has, inadvertently, increased the military alliance’s popularity among other potential members.…
War in Ukraine: Security, trade and oil

War in Ukraine: Security, trade and oil

While the US was seeking to generate international support for Ukraine and contain a jump in oil prices, the White…
Has Putin overplayed his hand in Ukraine?

Has Putin overplayed his hand in Ukraine?

Vladimir Putin has long harboured grievances against the West that have fuelled his “revanchist” foreign policy. This is no secret.…
What role could Britain play in deterring a Russian invasion of Ukraine?

What role could Britain play in deterring a Russian invasion of Ukraine?

At the time of writing, Conservative MPs are tying themselves in knots as to when, or if, to ditch Boris…
Post-Brexit security cooperation between the UK and Europe

Post-Brexit security cooperation between the UK and Europe

In December 2021, Christopher Guest More was convicted, along with 3 others, of killing Brian Waters – more than 18…

Archive articles

Radicalization of Women in the Western Balkans

Radicalization of Women in the Western Balkans

In the Western Balkans, radicalization has occurred over the last decade
The Role of Women in a Misogynist Narrative: Jihadi Terrorism and White Supremacist Ideology

The Role of Women in a Misogynist Narrative: Jihadi Terrorism and White Supremacist Ideology

Stephanie Fogget, Director of Global Communications at The Soufan Group talks to us about the role of women in a…
Ukraine’s Foreign Fighters 

Ukraine’s Foreign Fighters 

Ukraine’s eastern front attracts foreign fighters from all over Europe. 
Online Surveillance and Terrorism

Online Surveillance and Terrorism

TACTICS talks to Quirine Eijkman, who is Professor of Access to Justice at the Research centre for Social Innovation about the…
Substance abuse and Islamic Terrorism in Europe, is there a connection?

Substance abuse and Islamic Terrorism in Europe, is there a connection?

The book "Understanding Islamic Terrorism in Europe: Drugs, Jihad, the Pursuit of martyrdom"by Dr Lewis Herrington provides yet another thread…
The Business Structure of Human Trafficking Networks

The Business Structure of Human Trafficking Networks

The complexity of human trafficking systems...
Video: Securitising Migration

Video: Securitising Migration

The securitisation of the refugee crisis, a video based on a paper by Dr Michal Vit & Judit Toth in…