In: military

The wave of democracy in Africa: Analysis of the role of the African military in the democratization process by Ian Fleming
September 3, 2019

Samuel Huntington’s third wave of democratization might finally be sweeping through the African continent. Even though, Huntington identifies the third wave…

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How Trump’s Middle East Policies Foster Uncertainty
June 8, 2017

“Defense first, diplomacy last, development never – and don’t even ask about democracy” (New Republic 2017)

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Egypt’s Transition towards Democracy: An Unhappy Ending or An Unfinished Story?
October 24, 2016

Guest post by Yasmine Mandour, Member of the IAPSS Student Research Committee on Human Rights and Gender Studies More than three…

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Mind games, the Islamic State, and why the West is failing
April 1, 2015

The Islamic State is winning. The discovery that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or ISIL is 10 years…

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Europe, USA, strategic cultures, and ballistic missile defense
August 5, 2014

Editor’s Note: This article is written by ADV author Jan Tudovic. What impact does US strategic culture have over strategic choices…

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Jets and Politics
November 24, 2013

Editor’s Note: This article was written by former ADV author Paul Derikx. Half a decade of austerity and budget cuts, especially those…

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