Dr Emma De Angelis
Editor Dr Emma De Angelis introduces the February/March 2018 edition of the RUSI Journal.
The resourceful resistance effort in Mosul provides useful lessons on how psychological operations can be effectively countered.Resilience
Paul Baines and Nigel Jones
There is a long history of influence and interference in foreign elections.Information
Neil Verrall and David Mason
The military needs to develop a deeper understanding of the power of words to combat the speed and scale at which misinformation is disseminated.Information
Minority groups in Kyrgyzstan are at the greatest risk of becoming radicalised.Tackling Extremism
In navigating its complex geopolitical environment, India should not allow its ties with Russia to weaken.
Part II of this two-part series surveys the conflict’s impact on Aleppo.Resilience
John LouthThe Great War
Theo Farrell reviews Taliban Narratives: The Use and Power of Stories in the Afghanistan Conflict, by Thomas H Johnson.
Benjamin Zyla reviews From Kinshasa to Kandahar: Canada and Fragile States in Historical Perspective, edited by Michael K Carroll and Greg Donaghy.United Nations, Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding
WIlliam James reviews American Grand Strategy in the Age of Trump, by Hal Brands.Global Strategy and Commitments
Gill Bennett reviews Armageddon and Paranoia: The Nuclear Confrontation, by Rodric BraithwaiteProliferation and Nuclear Policy
Niall Barr reviews Anatomy of a Campaign: The British Fiasco in Norway, 1940, by John Kiszely.The Great War, History
Paul Lever reviews Stalin Ja Suomen Kohtalo [Stalin and the Fate of Finland], by Kimmo Rentola.History
Neil Kent reviews The Naval War in the Baltic 1939–1945, by Poul Grooss.History, Maritime Forces
Damian O'Connor reviews Kruger’s War: The Truth Behind the Myths of the Boer War, by Chris Ash.History