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Interview with Deutsche Welle

Sep 13, 2021

In the wake of the twentieth anniversary of the September eleventh, 2001 attacks, our collaborator Dr. Cruz-Aceves spoke with Deutsche Welle (in Spanish) about terrorism, radicalization, and how he and the ISPK are helping to combat these threats through machine learning and artificial intelligence.

You can watch the interview here.

(Interview is in Spanish)

Interview with Danish TV station DK 4

Sep 10, 2021

On September 9, 2021, an interview with Prof. Dr. Joachim Krause was broadcast on the Danish television station DK 4. Interview leader was the Danish journalist Siegfried Matlok. It was about the balance of the Merkel era, especially in the field of foreign and security policy. The trailer is in Danish, the interview was conducted in German and also broadcast (with Danish subtitles). Duration: 35 minutes.

An abridged version of the interview can also be read here.

10th ISPK Policy Brief

Sep 10, 2021

In the most recently published anniversary paper, namely the 10th ISPK Policy Brief, Prof. Krause analyzes the role of "the West" and the impact on the same by the current events in Afghanistan. Readable is "Afghanistan - A Crashing Defeat of 'the West'?" here.

Article in Deutsche Welle on the subject of negotiations with the Taliban

Sep 09, 2021

On September 2, 2021, Professor Dr. Joachim Krause was quoted at length in an article by Deutsche Welle on the subject of "Negotiations with the Taliban." The article can be found here.

Commentary on Afghanistan in the NZZ

Sep 09, 2021

On August 31, a commentary by Prof. Dr. Joachim Krause appeared in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung on the question of how far the withdrawal from Afghanistan is really a defeat for the West. The commentary can be read here.

Interview for radio regarding Afghanistan and Mali

Sep 09, 2021

On August 31, Professor Dr. Joachim Krause gave an interview for radio comparing Afghanistan-Mali operations. The interview can be found here.

Interview for Deutschlandfunk on Afghanistan and Mali

Sep 02, 2021

On August 21, Professor Dr. Joachim Krause gave an interview for Deutschlandfunk radio on the comparison between Afghanistan and Mali.

You can read the interview here

Kiel Analyses on Security Policy No. 51 published

Aug 26, 2021

The 51st Kiel Analysis on Security Policy "Peace Negotiations on Afghanistan in the 21st Century - A Comparative Analysis of Bonn 2001 and Doha 2020" by Sophia Khatri was published. The author asks how the negotiations in Bonn 2001 and in Doha 2020 are similar and different. The analysis can be read free of charge here.

Sophia Khatri holds a Bachelor degree in International Relations and Social Sciences from the University of Erfurt. She is currnently enrolled as a Master student in International Relations and Peace and Conflict Studies at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main.

German Navy Fleet Tracker - Facebook

Jul 26, 2021

The German Navy Fleet Tracker, which was developed a year ago by the ISPK and is published weekly in cooperation with the German Naval Association (DMB), has a new Facebook page. If you want to find out even more information about the operations of the German Navy, as well as its partner navies, you've come to the right place.

Click here to go to the Facebook page. Subscribe to the page to stay up to date with the latest news. 

Article for CIMSEC

Jul 20, 2021

The article "Frigate Bayern in the Indopacific: The Return of German Gunboat Diplomacy?" written by Sebastian Bruns and Moritz Brake has just been published at CIMSEC. The two authors discuss the upcoming deployment of the frigate "Bayern" to the Indo-Pacific and recall the former German destroyer "Bayern", which also had missions on the same route that the frigate will sail this year.

Click here to read the article. 


Cover Jahrbuch Terrorismus

Jahrbuch Terrorismus

Das Jahrbuch enthält eine umfangreiche Datensammlung sowie Analysen zu terroristischen Brennpunkten.

Link zur aktuellen Ausgabe


Cover The Decline of European Naval Forcest

Conceptualizing Naval and Maritime Strategy

This book brings together experts from the United States, Europe, and Asia to reflect on how maritime and naval strategy is conceptualised and how it has been used.

Link to the publication



Cover Assessing Chinas...

Assessing China's Naval Power

Technological Innovation, Economic Constraints, and Strategic Implications.

Link to the book


Cover Stabilisierungseinsaetze

Stabilisierungseinsätze als gesamtstaatliche Aufgabe

Erfahrungen und Lehren aus dem deutschen Afghanistaneinsatz zwischen Staatsaufbau und Aufstandsbewältigung (COIN).

Link zum Buch