OUR MISSION IS “TO PROMOTE THE CULTURE OF STABILITY AND WELL BEING IN THE NORTH ATLANTIC AREA AND IN PARTNER NATIONS” THE PRINCIPLES STATED IN THE PREAMBLE TO THE WASHINGTON TREATY OF 1949 ARE OUR HERITAGE.

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Protests Emphasise Iraq’s Infrastructures Problem


Since October onwards, Iraq’s anti-government protesters have blocked several times the access routes to the main ports of the country, Umm Qasr and Khor al-Zubair (Basra governorate), the only Iraqi gateways to the sea. The Iraqi government stated that the disruption cost amounted to over six billion dollars…read more.

OUR NEXT CONFERENCE | December 9, 2019

Confronting Criminal/Terrorist Threats. The reshaping of non-state actors


After the mutations of Al Qaeda and the considerably weakening of the Islamic State, we have started to witness the emergence of a third generation of terrorist threats…read more.

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TURKEY, AN ESSENTIAL ALLY


For many, the late Trump decision to open the door to Turkish military in northern Syria by announcing the American troops’ withdrawal from Manbij was quite difficult to swallow. Not surprisingly, he did inform neither partners nor his own entourage, who had been opposing the move and apparently succeeded in…read more.