February 2019

ICDS Talk: Security in Northern Europe Rests on Unity and Transatlantic Relations

Russia is neither ten feet tall nor the Soviet Union, but Northern Europe must take the situation as it is and not as we want it to be: the Russian military’s training and exercise pattern is very worrying, argued Colonel Dr John Andreas Olsen of the Royal Norwegian Air Force, Eerik Marmei, Director-General of the Policy Planning Department at the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Tomas Jermalavičius, ICDS Head of Studies, at an ICDS Talk on 25 January.

Kim Jong-Un is not 'crazy - South Korean presidential advisor

A second summit between US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un is likely to take place in February after a North Korean top general visited the White House on Friday. Professor Moon Chung-In, a special advisor to South Korean president Moon Jae In visited Paris during the week. He spoke exclusively to Jan van der Made.