FLANKS Policy Brief The Crimean Aircraft Carrier. Russian Federation Militarization of the Black Sea

2020, November FLANKS Policy Brief The Crimean Aircraft Carrier. Russian Federation Militarization of the Black Sea – conducted during  FLANKS research project,  carried out in partnership between the New Strategy Center and the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI) between 2020-2021. This policy brief covers the security situation of the Black Sea…

FLANKS Working Paper The Crimean Aircraft Carrier. Russian Federation Militarization of the Black Sea

2020, November FLANKS Working Paper The Crimean Aircraft Carrier. Russian Federation Militarization of the Black Sea – conducted during  FLANKS research project,  carried out in partnership between the New Strategy Center and the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI) between 2020-2021. The study analyzes the evolution of the military capabilities of the…

FLANKS Policy Brief – Russia and Frozen Conflicts in the Black Sea Region

2020, October FLANKS Policy Brief – Russia and Frozen Conflicts in the Black Sea Region  – conducted during  FLANKS research project,  carried out in partnership between the New Strategy Center and the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI) between 2020-2021. This policy brief examines the role frozen conflicts play in Russian policy…

FLANKS Working Paper – The tail wagging the dog. Frozen conflicts – the precursors of trouble to come

2020, October FLANKS Working Paper – The tail wagging the dog. Frozen conflicts – the precursors of trouble to come  – conducted during  FLANKS research project,  carried out in partnership between the New Strategy Center and the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI) between 2020-2021. A comprehensive material on the protracted conflicts…

FLANKS Policy Brief – How to Deal with the Information Warfare Challenge in the Black Sea Region

FLANKS Policy Brief – How to Deal with the Information Warfare Challenge in the Black Sea Region – conducted during  FLANKS research project,  carried out in partnership between the New Strategy Center and the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI) between 2020-2021. The aim of this policy brief is to examine how…

FLANKS Working Paper – Information Warfare And Information Operations in the Black Sea Area

2020, October FLANKS Working Paper – Information Warfare And Information Operations in the Black Sea Area – conducted during  FLANKS research project,  carried out in partnership between the New Strategy Center and the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI) between 2020-2021. This paper covers the subject of information warfare from conceptualization,…

Policy Paper ‘Focsani Gate – A Key Terrain for European Security’

2019, December ‘Focsani Gate – A Key Terrain for European Security”, is study conducted by New Strategy Center and Centre for the Study of the New Generation Warfare, USA. Download PDF: Focsani Gate – A Key Terrain for European Security

The Digital 3 Seas Initiative: A Call for a Cyber Upgrade of Regional Cooperation

June 2018 With the advent of cyberspace, the rules of the game have changed irrevocably. A new arena has emerged where geography no longer restricts individual play- ers. Cyberspace has become another determinant of geostrategic and geoeconomic potential of states. The authors of the following White Paper call for a range…

Research Paper: Black Sea Challenges Old and New

June, 2019 Download PDF: Black Sea Challenges Old and New – Research Paper New Strategy Center & Geopolitical Futures

Policy paper – Militarization of the Black Sea and Eastern Mediterranean Theatre. A new Challenge to NATO

2019, Ianuarie Download PDF: Militarization of the Black Sea and Eastern Mediterranean Theatre. A new Challenge to NATO – Policy Paper New Strategy Center & Centro Studi Internazionali

Assessing the 16+1 Format: A Testing Ground on Europe’s (Inner) Periphery

January 2019 Download PDF: Assessing the 16+1 Format: A Testing Ground For almost a century, the peoples of Central and Eastern Europe gazed towards the West, longing to be part of it. Despite their uncomfortable geographies, despite the prolonged Soviet influence, despite being forcefully separated from their European peers. And…

Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears

December 2018 Download PDF: „Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears”

The Digital 3 Seas Initiative. Mapping the Challenges to Overcome

December 2018 Download: “The Digital 3 Seas Initiative. Mapping the Challenges to Overcome”

Policy Paper – The emergence of a European project. Three Summits for the Three Seas Initiative

June 2018 Download PDF: NSC&OSW Policy Paper – The emergence of a European project. Three Summits for the Three Seas Initiative

Policy Paper – China’s Mercantile Quest in the Balkans

March 2018 Dwonload PDF: NSC Policy Paper – China’s Mercantile Quest in the Balkans

Policy Paper NSC and Center for American Sea Power III

May 2017 Download: Policy Paper NSC and Center for American Sea Power III

IRMO Brief 4 – “Frozen conflicts” in the Post-Soviet Space

April 2017 Download: IRMO Brief 4 – “Frozen conflicts” in the Post-Soviet Space

Strategic challenges in South East Europe and the Black Sea area – NSC and IRMO

February 2017 Download PDF: Strategic challenges in South East Europe and the Black Sea area – NSC and IRMO

Energy and its impact on development in South East Europe and the Black Sea area – NSC and IRMO

2017, Februarie Download PDF: Energy and its impact on development in South East Europe and the Black Sea area – NSC and IRMO

Vulnerabilities and Opportunities in the Black Sea Region. Romanian perspective; Turkish Perspective

2017, February Download PDF: “Vulnerabilities and Opportunities in the Black Sea Region. Romanian perspective; Turkish Perspective” – Policy Paper New Strategy Center and Marmara Group

Why the Black Sea Matters – II. Policy Paper New Strategy Center and Center for American Seapowers (Hudson Institute, U.S.A)

2017 January Download PDF: “Why the Black Sea Matters” – II. Policy Paper New Strategy Center and Center for American Seapowers (Hudson Institute, U.S.A). English Version.

An assessment of the Presidential Election in the Republic of Moldova

2016, November Download PDF: “An assessment of the Presidential Election in the Republic of Moldova” – New Strategy Center and Centro Studi Internazionali. English Version

US Election Assessment

November 2016 Download PDF: “US Election Assessment” – New Strategy Center. English Version

“Why the Black Sea Matters”. Policy Paper New Strategy Center and Center for American Seapowers (Hudson Institute, U.S.A)

June 2016 Download PDF: “Why the Black Sea Matters”. Policy Paper New Strategy Center and Center for American Seapowers (Hudson Institute, U.S.A). English version

 “Security Challenges in the Balkans”. The Contribution of the Foreign Guests

May 2016 Download PDF: “Security Challenges in the Balkans”, The Contribution of Foreign Speakers

Security Challenges in the Balkans Conference

May 2016 Download PDF: “Security Challenges in the Balkans”, a New Strategy Center Conference

Defense and Industry. A Policy Paper by New Strategy Center

March 2016 Download PDF: “Apărare şi industrie”. Policy Paper New Strategy Center

Romania’s Neighbourhoods – East and South. An Integrated Approach

April 2016 Download PDF: “Romania’s Neighbourhoods – East and South. An Integrated Approach”. Policy Paper New Strategy Center, the I.C. Brătianu Institute of Political Science and International Relations of the Romanian Academy, Aspen Institute Romania, the Black Sea Trust of the German Marshall Fund of the US Bucharest