A CHOICE recommended resource
Facts – timelines published daily on the 50-plus active conflicts covered in the ACD
Data – annual figures for global conflict trends, as well as multi-year statistics on fatalities, refugees and IDPs
Analysis – regular assessments of political, military and human security trends, plus background briefings
includes a list of selected non-state armed groups, their estimated strength, origin, political or ideological aims, and areas of operation
reports and statistics on archived conflicts, plus further analysis of potential conflicts and conflict-related themes within ACD news
browse through the different year-on-year reports and fact sheets online
generate targeted reports on conflict data starting from 1997 and correlate reports from various years, conflicts, regions and topics
easily find more conflict-specific content with links to IISS publications and primary documents
'Easily navigable, distinctively presented…Recommended.' – Reference Reviews
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The Military Balance 2014 contains region-by-region analysis of the major military and economic developments affecting defence and security policies and the trade in weapons and other military equipment. Detailed entries describe the military capabilities of 171 countries, displaying key equipment...
Published February 4th 2014 by Routledge
The Annual Review of World Affairs, 4th Edition
Series: Strategic Survey
The Strategic Survey is the annual review of world affairs from The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS). It is an invaluable tool for interpreting world-wide strategic developments and has, since 1966, provided essential analysis of the year’s key events in international...
Published September 11th 2013 by Routledge
The International Institute for Strategic Studies
The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) is the world’s leading authority on political-military conflict. The Institute is the primary source of accurate, objective information on international strategic issues for politicians and diplomats, foreign affairs analysts, international business, economists, the military, defence commentators, journalists, academics and the informed public. The Institute owes no allegiance to any government, or to any political or other organisation.
For more information visit www.iiss.org