• Missions in a Changing World

    The Bundeswehr and Its Operations Abroad

    Military operations abroad by the German Armed Forces are always a controversial instrument of German crisis management. Yet, such foreign deployments are likely to remain necessary for the foreseeable future while, at the same time, they are undergoing… more

  • "No Crystal Ball"

    [Translate to Englisch:] Lars Brozus

    The editor of the SWP study “While We Were Planning”, Lars Brozus, speaks about the potential benefits of scientifically grounded foresight.

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  • Russia-Israel Relationship Transformed by Syria Conflict

    Political Interests Overshadow Social and Economic Ties

    Recent months have witnessed a warming of relations between Russia and Israel. One indicator of the trend is the frequency of high-level meetings, culminating in Prime Minister Netanyahu’s participation – as the only Western state guest – in the military… more

  • NATO: US Strategic Dominance and Unequal Burden-Sharing Are Two Sides of the Same Coin

    [Translate to Englisch:] Johannes Thimm

    The asymmetry in NATO contributions between the United States and Europa is no accident, Johannes Thimm writes. Europeans should not be too alarmed about President Trump’s threats to withdraw from the alliance – and instead follow their own priorities.

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  • Lars Brozus (ed.)

    While We Were Planning

    Unexpected Developments in International Politics. Foresight Contributions 2018

    How might we have to imagine the Middle East if there were a political thaw between Iran and Saudi Arabia? Could Turkey leave NATO in the near future? What would happen if security-related EU databases were successfully hacked; if South Korea were to arm… more

Analytical and academic papers

Laura von Daniels

On US Government Trade Policy

SWP Comment 2018/C 36, September 2018, 4 Pages
Salim Çevik

The Future of Opposition in Turkey

SWP Comment 2018/C 35, August 2018, 4 Pages
Rainer Glatz, Wibke Hansen, Markus Kaim, Judith Vorrath

The Bundeswehr and Its Operations Abroad

SWP Research Paper 2018/RP 06, September 2018, 45 Pages
Lars Brozus (ed.)

Unexpected Developments in International Politics

SWP Research Paper 2018/RP 05, September 2018, 46 Pages

»Point of View«

[Translate to Englisch:] Lars Brozus

"No Crystal Ball"

The editor of the SWP study “While We Were Planning”, Lars Brozus, speaks about the potential benefits of scientifically grounded foresight. more
[Translate to Englisch:] Johannes Thimm

NATO: US Strategic Dominance and Unequal Burden-Sharing Are Two Sides of the Same Coin

The asymmetry in NATO contributions between the United States and Europa is no accident, Johannes Thimm writes. Europeans should not be too alarmed about President Trump’s threats to withdraw from the alliance – and instead follow their own priorities. more

Dossiers

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Sustainability, Climate and Energy

The new dossier deals with developments in the field of sustainability, climate and energy. It displays publications and other products by SWP researchers that track international and European policy processes, and discuss recommendations for action.

Dossier, last update: September 2018
[Translate to Englisch:] Globale Kommunikation. Verschiedene Verbindungen bilden eine Weltkarte, © pogonici/Shutterstock.com

Forced Displacement and Migration

The dossier introduces the topics of International Migration Trends; Forced Displacement, Migration and Development; International Cooperation; European Migration and Refugee Policy; and National Migration and Refugee Policy, and pools publications by SWP authors.

Dossier, last update: August 2018
A participant at the 2014 ambassadors’ conference points his smartphone camera at Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier. © dpa

“Digitalisation – Cyber – Internet”: The Role of the Digital in International Politics

Digital Foreign Policy, Cyber-Security, International Law & Human Rights, Regional Perspectives. The dossier seeks to offer orientation in this complex field and offers compilations of relevant publications by SWP authors in the respective fields.

Dossier, last update: July 2018
Ukrainischer Soldat an einem Checkpoint nahe Debalzewe, Region Donezk, Ukraine, 19.02.2015; Quelle: dpa-picturealliance

Crisis in and around Ukraine

New dossier: Internal and external developments in Ukraine and Russia; repercussions of crisis in the region and for European and international security.

Dossier, last update: February 2018

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