Posts Tagged ‘security’

Is it okay if Iran gets the bomb?

Posted on: December 26th, 2012 by iainmarlow | No Comments

The question at a recent edition of the Munk Debates: If a theocratic country such as Iran got the bomb, would it act rationally like a nation state or like some feverishly religious “irrational” non-state actor such as a terrorist group?

Can there be a Club Med of energy security?

Posted on: November 3rd, 2012 by iainmarlow | No Comments

The prospect of astonishing mineral wealth is stirring dormant, ancient conflicts and shaping new alliances in the Mediterranean. But with Japan’s Fukushima disaster and the Arab Spring revolutions still fresh in recent history, can the regional powers use these vast energy resources as a catalyst for peace and stability?

NATO’s Jamie Shea on emerging security threats

Posted on: December 28th, 2010 by iainmarlow | No Comments

Jamie Shea, newly appointed Deputy Assistant Secretary General for the Emerging Security Challenges Division at NATO, recently discussed the Alliance’s revival and other crucial geopolitical issues with The Toronto Review.