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The “Home Game” - Countering Violent Extremism within NATO
Jacqueline PAGE
Research Paper n 104 - September 2014
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Semantics Matter - NATO, Cyberspace and Future Threats
Christine HEGENBART
Research Paper n 103 - July 2014
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"Resetting" AU-NATO relations: from ad hoc military-technical cooperation to strategic partnership
Mehari Taddele MARU
Research Paper n 102 - June 2014
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NORDEFCO and NATO: "Smart Defence" in the North?
Ann-Sofie DAHL
Research Paper n 101 - May 2014
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From the Gulf of Aden to the Gulf of Guinea: A New Maritime Mission for NATO?
Brooke SMITH-WINDSOR; José Francisco PAVIA;
Research Paper n 100 - January 2014
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Send the Reserve! New Ways to Support NATO through Reserve Forces
En avant la réserve ! Renforcer l’OTAN grâce aux forces de réserve
Guillaume LASCONJARIAS
Research Paper n 99 - November 2013
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Not only "Containerspotting" - NATO’s Redeployment from Landlocked Afghanistan
Heidi REISINGER
Research Paper n 98 - October 2013
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NATO's 2014 Summit Agenda
Karl-Heinz KAMP
Research Paper n 97 - September 2013
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Germany Is More Than Europe Can Handle: Or, Why NATO Remains a Pacifier
Sten RYNNING
Research Paper n 96 - September 2013
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Safe Seas at What Price? The Costs, Benefits and Future of NATO’s Operation Ocean Shield
James Marcus BRIDGER
Research Paper n 95 - September 2013
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Putting the 'N' back into NATO: A High North policy framework for the Atlantic Alliance?
Brooke SMITH-WINDSOR
Research Paper n 94 - July 2013
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NATO and the Arab League: The Importance of Being Earnest
Mona EL-KOUEDI
Research Paper n 93 - June 2013
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NATO’s Partnerships After 2014: Go West!
Karl-Heinz KAMP; Heidi REISINGER;
Research Paper n 92 - May 2013
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NATO and Japan as Multifaceted Partners
Michito TSURUOKA
Research Paper n 91 - April 2013
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NATO's Maritime Strategy and the Libya Crisis as Seen from the Sea
La stratégie maritime de l'OTAN et la crise en Libye vue de la mer
Brooke SMITH-WINDSOR
Research Paper n 90 - March 2013
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The Broader Context of NATO's Nuclear Policy and Posture
Michael RÜHLE
Research Paper n 89 - January 2013
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The NRF: from a Key Driver of Transformation to a Laboratory of the Connected Forces Initiative
Guillaume LASCONJARIAS
Research Paper n 88 - January 2013
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Can NATO Find a Role for Itself vis-à-vis China?
James BOUTILIER
Research Paper n 87 - December 2012
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The New Logic of the Syrian Conflict And its Meaning for NATO
Jean-Loup SAMAAN
Research Paper n 86 - December 2012
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Emerging Security Challenges: A Glue for NATO and Partners?
Ioanna-Nikoletta ZYGA
Research Paper n 85 - November 2012
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Romney vs. Obama: what the Atlantic Alliance can expect from the next U.S. President
Patrick KELLER
Research Paper n 84 - October 2012
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NATO in the Gulf: Partnership Without a Cause?
Jean-Loup SAMAAN
Research Paper n 83 - October 2012
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Partner number one or NATO ally twenty-nine? Sweden and NATO post-Libya
Ann-Sofie DAHL
Research Paper n 82 - September 2012
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NATO Enlargement Reloaded
Karl-Heinz KAMP
Research Paper n 81 - September 2012
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After Combat, the Perils of Partnership: NATO and Afghanistan beyond 2014
Sten RYNNING
Research Paper n 80 - July 2012
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How to get out of Afghanistan: NATO's withdrawal through Central Asia
Heidi REISINGER
Research Paper n 79 - June 2012
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The Challenge of Social Media in Security Policy Institutions: A Note of Caution
Mario MASDEA
Research Paper n 78 - June 2012
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Policy making in 140 characters or less: NATO and social media
Lucy LEIDERMAN
Research Paper n 77 - May 2012
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Five years after Estonia's cyber attacks: lessons learned for NATO?
Vincent JOUBERT
Research Paper n 76 - May 2012
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Beyond Afghanistan, NATO's Global Partnerships in the Asia-Pacific
Benjamin SCHREER
Research Paper n 75 - April 2012
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Beyond Afghanistan, NATO's Global Partnerships in the Asia-Pacific

Who Gives the Orders in the New Russian Military?
Keir GILES
Research Paper n 74 - March 2012
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NATO - India: Prospects of a Partnership
Robert HELBIG
Research Paper n 73 - February 2012
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Rearranging Family Life and a Large Circle of Friends: Reforming NATO's Partnership Programmes
Heidi REISINGER
Research Paper n 72 - January 2012
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The day after Iran goes nuclear: Implications for NATO
Jean-Loup SAMAAN
Research Paper n 71 - January 2012
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NATO's Chicago Summit: A Thorny Agenda
Karl-Heinz KAMP
Research Paper n 70 - November 2011
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Russia's strategies in Afghanistan and their consequences for NATO
Marlène LARUELLE
Research Paper n 69 - November 2011
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NATO's Nuclear Posture Review: Nuclear Sharing Instead of Nuclear Stationing
Karl-Heinz KAMP
Research Paper n 68 - May 2011
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Building a new military? The NATO Training Mission-Iraq
Florence GAUB
Research Paper n 67 - April 2011
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NATO’s Fight Against Terrorism. Where Do We Stand?
Claudia BERNASCONI
Research Paper n 66 - April 2011
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What Makes Communication Strategic? – Preparing Military Organizations for the Battle of Ideas
Jan TECHAU
Research Paper n 65 - February 2011
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How to revitalize the dialogue between NATO and the Maghreb countries
Comment redynamiser le Dialogue méditerranéen de l’OTAN avec les pays du Maghreb?
Pierre RAZOUX
Research Paper n 64 - December 2010
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Built on shaky ground: the Comprehensive Approach in practice
Philipp ROTMANN
Research Paper n 63 - December 2010
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Cyber war and cyber power. Issues for NATO doctrine
Jeffrey HUNKER
Research Paper n 62 - November 2010
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NATO's Nuclear Weapons in Europe: Beyond "Yes" or "No"
Karl-Heinz KAMP
Research Paper n 61 - September 2010
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Missile Defense: Challenges and Opportunities for NATO
Stephan FRÜHLING; Svenja SINJEN;
Research Paper n 60 - July 2010
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The Moscow metro bombings and terrorism in Russia
Andrew MONAGHAN
Research Paper n 59 - June 2010
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The debate about Article 5 and its credibility. What is it all about?
Pål JONSON
Research Paper n 58 - May 2010
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NATO: peacekeeping in the Holy Land? A feasibility study
L’OTAN en Terre sainte pour une mission de maintien de la paix ? Étude de faisabilité
Florence GAUB
Research Paper n 57 - March 2010
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Piracy – threat or nuisance?
Alessandro SCHEFFLER
Research Paper n 56 - February 2010
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What future for NATO’s Istanbul Cooperation Initiative?
Quel avenir pour l’Initiative de Coopération d’Istanbul de l’OTAN?
Pierre RAZOUX
Research Paper n 55 - January 2010
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Taking Stock of NATO’s Response Force
Jens RINGSMOSE
Research Paper n 54 - January 2010
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An assessment of crime related risks in the Sahel
Évaluation des risques liés à la criminalité dans l’arc sahelien
Laurence AMMOUR
Research Paper n 53 - November 2009
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NATO and the Economic and Financial Crisis
Keith HARTLEY; Binyam SOLOMON;
Research Paper n 52 - October 2009
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NATO and the new US “Af-Pak” Strategy
Christopher M. SCHNAUBELT
Research Paper n 51 - September 2009
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Arguing Afghanistan: what the detractors of NATO's mission get wrong
Patrick KELLER
Research Paper n 50 - September 2009
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SECURING THE COMMONS: Towards NATO’s New Maritime Strategy
Brooke SMITH-WINDSOR
Research Paper n 49 - September 2009
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Counter-piracy operations: the legal regime in a nutshell
Frederic ISCHEBECK-BAUM
Research Paper n 48 - August 2009
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What future for Georgia?
Quel avenir pour la Géorgie ?
Pierre RAZOUX
Research Paper n 47 - June 2009
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The Way to NATO's New Strategic Concept
Karl-Heinz KAMP
Research Paper n 46 - June 2009
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Towards cooperation or confrontation? Security in the High North
Sven G. HOLTSMARK
Research Paper n 45 - February 2009
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Obstacles to FYROM*’s membership of NATO: a tougher agenda than expected
L'intégration contrariée de l'ex-République yougoslave de Macédoine* à l'OTAN : un agenda plus lourd que prévu
Zoran KOSANIC
Research Paper n 44 - February 2009
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* Turkey recognizes the Republic of Macedonia with its constitutional name.

Barack Obama’s foreign policy what can NATO expect from the next U.S. President?
Patrick KELLER
Research Paper n 43 - November 2008
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The keys to understanding the Israel–Russia relationship
Israël-Russie : les clés pour comprendre
Pierre RAZOUX
Research Paper n 42 - November 2008
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Reinventing NATO´s Public Diplomacy
Stefanie BABST
Research Paper n 41 - November 2008
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What NATO can learn from “the surge” in Iraq
Christopher M. SCHNAUBELT
Research Paper n 40 - October 2008
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NATO and the challenge of non-lethal weapons
Cees M. COOPS
Research Paper n 39 - September 2008
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Hasten Slowly: NATO's Effects Based and Comprehensive Approach to Operations
HÂTEZ-VOUS LENTEMENT: L’approche des opérations basées sur les effets et l’approche globale de l’OTAN
Brooke SMITH-WINDSOR
Research Paper n 38 - July 2008
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After the Summit: Long-Term Consequences for NATO
Karl-Heinz KAMP
Research Paper n 37 - June 2008
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Energy Security: NATO’s Limited, Complementary Role
Andrew MONAGHAN
Research Paper n 36 - May 2008
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The NATO Mediterranean Dialogue at a crossroads
Le Dialogue méditerranéen de l’OTAN à la croisée des chemins
Pierre RAZOUX
Research Paper n 35 - April 2008
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An interview with General James L. Jones, USMC, Retired, Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR), 2003-2006
David S. YOST
Research Paper n 34 - January 2008
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The NATO Summit in Bucharest: The Alliance at the Crossroads
Le sommet de l’OTAN à Bucarest: l’Alliance à la croisée des chemins
Karl-Heinz KAMP
Research Paper n 33 - November 2007
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Armenian Perceptions of International Security in the South Caucasus || Azerbaijan’s Key Role in the South Caucasus || Georgia and International Politics in the South Caucasus
David S. YOST; Andrew MONAGHAN; Cees M. COOPS;
Research Paper n 32 - March 2007
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NATO-EU Cooperation in Operations || ESDP and NATO Capability Generation: The Latest Case of Mirror Imaging?
Leo MICHEL; Andrea GRAZIOSO;
Research Paper n 31 - February 2007
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The Frozen Conflict In Western Sahara: Who Benefits?
A qui profite le gel du conflit du Sahara Occidental?
Laurence AMMOUR
Research Paper n 30 - November 2006
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Energy Security - What Role for NATO?
Andrew MONAGHAN
Research Paper n 29 - November 2006
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NATO and the European Union and their offers of cooperation in the Mediterranean
L’OTAN, l’Union européenne et leurs offres de coopération en Méditerranée
Hélène PRESTAT
Research Paper n 28 - September 2006
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Nouvelles responsabilités de l’Union africaine, nouvelles dispositions de l’Alliance atlantique || Formes durables d’une future coopération entre l’Alliance atlantique et l’Union africaine
Jean DUFOURCQ; Alfredo MANTICA;
Research Paper n 27 - April 2006
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Lessons learned from the Soviet Intervention in Afghanistan: Implications for Russian Defense Reform
Oleg KULAKOV
Research Paper n 26 - March 2006
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NATO-EU Cooperation in Post-Conflict Reconstruction || Prospects for NATO-Russia Joint Peace Support Operations
David S. YOST; Lionel PONSARD;
Research Paper n 25 - December 2005
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The Role of the Wider Black Sea Area (WBSA) in a Future European Security Space || Peace in the Middle East after Israeli Disengagement
Cees M. COOPS; Laure BORGOMANO-LOUP;
Research Paper n 24 - November 2005
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From a Weak State to a Reunified Moldova: New Opportunities to Resolve the Transdniestria Conflict
Jos BOONSTRA
Research Paper n 23 - October 2005
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Security Sector Reform in Afghanistan - A Continued March towards Implementation
Mark SEDRA
Research Paper n 22 - August 2005
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NATO’s Mediterranean Dialogue and the Istanbul Cooperation Initiative: Prospects for Development || The Istanbul Cooperation Initiative - Possible Next Steps Ahead
Laure BORGOMANO-LOUP; Carlo MASALA; Peter FABER;
Research Paper n 21 - June 2005
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NATO and the Middle East Peace Process: Scenarios of Possibilities and Risks
Heba NEGM
Research Paper n 20 - June 2005
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Kosovo - Strategic Options for the Future?
Cees M. COOPS; Peter FABER;
Research Paper n 19 - May 2005
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Capacités et complémentarités entre l’OTAN et les forces de la PESD pour la gestion de crise || NATO Response Force and Battle Groups: Competition or Complementarity?
François GÉRÉ; Carlo MASALA;
Research Paper n 18 - April 2005
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A Road Map for Ukraine
Lionel PONSARD
Research Paper n 17 - April 2005
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Turkey’s Role in NATO in the Post-Cold War Security Environment
Sule NISANCI
Research Paper n 16 - March 2005
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Thinking about geography: some competing geopolitical models for the 21st century || The new strategic and security landscape of Southeast Europe: the case for a wider black sea area
Peter FABER; Vasile SECARES;
Research Paper n 15 - February 2005
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Quelle approche pour l’OTAN dans les Balkans à la lumière des évolutions de la sécurité dans la région?
Gheorghe CIASCAI
Research Paper n 14 - December 2004
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L’OTAN et les Balkans: pistes pour une question qui se rappelle à nous || NATO in Afghanistan: The Challenges of political Reconstruction
Eric CHEVALLIER; Ahmed SAMINA;
Research Paper n 13 - November 2004
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NDC Academic Research Branch Distillation and Elaboration of Selected Senior Course 104 Study Project Analyses |a| Looking South: A Three-Tiered Approach to NATO Involvement in the Maghreb and Sub-Sahara Africa |b| Transforming NATO to meet Asymmetric Challenges
Peter FABER; Jean DUFOURCQ;
Research Paper n 12 - October 2004
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Beyond Tradition: A New Strategic Concept for NATO?
Pavel NECAS
Research Paper n 11 - September 2004
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La prolifération en questions || Proliferation, a Market Approach
Jean DUFOURCQ; André BANDEIRA;
Research Paper n 10 - June 2004
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Operation Iraqi Freedom: Lessons Learned, Ways Ahead, and Open Questions
Peter FABER; Carlo MASALA;
Research Paper n 9 - June 2004
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Prévention et gestion des crises: la perspective européenne || ESDP and NATO in the Wake of the Istanbul Summit
Jean DUFOURCQ; Carlo MASALA;
Research Paper n 8 - June 2004
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Géométries variables du “Moyen-Orient élargi” || Droit coranique, sociétés arabes et Dialogue méditerranéen
Laure BORGOMANO-LOUP; Hamid TADLAOUI;
Research Paper n 7 - May 2004
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NATO’s Mediterranean Dialogue: Options for the Future
Editorial Peter FABER
Research Paper n 6 - May 2004
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NDC Research Branch Elaboration on Senior Course 103 Analyses

NATO and Interventionism: Some Possible Criteria for the Future
Editorial Peter FABER
Research Paper n 5 - May 2004
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NDC Research Branch Elaboration on Senior Course 103 Analyses

German Foreign Policy in Crisis?
Carlo MASALA
Research Paper n 4 - May 2004
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La Géorgie à la croisée des intérêts russes et américains
Lionel PONSARD
Research Paper n 3 - April 2004
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L’intelligence de la Méditerranée || The Russian Orthodox Church: An Interlocutor in the NATO-Russia Relationship?
Jean DUFOURCQ; Lionel PONSARD;
Research Paper n 2 - April 2004
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Influencing Russian Public Opinion in order to Improve Russian Military Reform || La réglementation juridique de la solde du personnel militaire sous contrat en Russie: particularités, problèmes et perspectives || Criminal Influence/Control over the Russian Military-Industrial Complex in the Context of Global Security
Igor SHARAVOV; Vladimir LEVANOV; Leonid Y. KOSALS;
Research Paper n 1 - March 2004
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