Hampton Roads International Security Quarterly

Quarterly publication examing cohesion and mutual interests of the United States and Europe.

Articles from No. II, April 15

Addressing the Danger of Iran's Nuclear Program
Joseph I. Lieberman is the senior US Senator from Connecticut, and a regular attendee of the Munich Conference on Security Policy. Senator Lieberman presented his views regarding the international community's posture toward Iran's nuclear program on...
ASEAN and Asia's Regional Security Architecture
Chee Hean Teo is Minister of Defense, Republic of Singapore. Minister Teo presented this speech on ASEAN's role in Asia's regional security architecture on February 10th before the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. ASEAN at the Crossroads...
Asia : Building International Stability
M.K. Narayanan is National Security Advisor, Republic of India. Mr. Narayanan made this presentation on February 10th before the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. The inherent plurality and heterogeneity of Asia provide a fascinating backdrop...
Asia: Building the International Stability
Masahiko Koumura is the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan. Minister Koumura made this presentation on 10 February 2008 at the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. I would like to begin by saying that I am delighted to be here as the first Japanese...
A World in Disarray Shifting Powers Lack of Strategies
The 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy held February 8- 10, 2008, ended with a great deal of promise. A host of high- ranking heads of state, foreign and defence ministers and diplomats provided fresh impetus for security policy a call was put...
Four Key Tasks for NATO
Jaap de Hoop Scheffer is Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Secretary General de Scheffer discussed his priorities for NATO on February 9th, 2008, at the 44th Munich Conference on Security PolicyThe "Wehrkunde", as we still...
Leadership, Trust, Credibility - the Future of Disarmament Policy
Frank-Walter Steinmeier is Minister of Foreign Affairs, Federal Republic of Germany. Minister Steinmeier made this presentation on February 9th, 2008, to the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. "Atoms for peace" these three words mark the beginning...
NATO and the Balkans
Branko Crvenkovski is President of State, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. President Crvenkovski addressed the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy on February 9th, 2008 regarding the future relations between the Balkan states and NATO. It...
NATO Room for Development
Dr. Franz-Josef Jung is Minister of Defense, Federal Republic of Germany. Dr. Jung presented his views on the future of NATO on February 8, 2008 during the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. When the world around us changes, it is good for...
NATO's Driving Spirit Must Be Solidarity
Radoslav Sikorski is Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Poland. He presented this speech on February 9th, 2008, before the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. The trouble of speaking as an official is that addressing you one cannot enjoy...
Resolving the Kosovo Crisis
Boris Tadic is President, Republic of Serbia. President Tadic presented this speech on February 8th, 2008, at the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy.I have come here to Munich after another resounding victory for democracy in Serbia. What began...
The Development of Joint Strategies for Resolving International and Regional Conflicts: An Interview with Horst Teltschik before the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy
Dr. Horst Teltschik was national security advisor to the German government during the administration of Chancellor Helmut Kohl. Since 1997, he served as organizer and host of the Munich Conference on Security Policy, an informal annual forum for world...
The Georgia-NATO Partnership
Mikheil Saakashvili is President of State, Republic of Georgia. President Saakashvili made this presentation on February 9th, 2008, to the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. I thought I would take a few minutes to reflect on the conditions needed...
The Jihadist Threat to Europe
Robert Michael Gates is Secretary of Defense, United States of America. He presented this speech on the importance of the joint NATO efforts in Afghanistan on February 10th, 2008, at the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. I am glad to see many...
The New Paradigm of Cooperation in Europe
Dr. Javier Solana Madariaga is Secretary General, Council of the European Union; High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy; and Secretary General, Western European Union. Dr. Solana presented this speech on February 10th, 2008 before...
Where Is Russia Heading? New Vision of Pan-European Security
Sergey B. Ivanov is First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation. This address was presented on February 10th, 2008, before the 44th Munich Conference on Security Policy. It gives me pleasure to note that the authority of the Munich Conference...