The research line “Transatlantic relations” deals with security and defence issues related to the transatlantic relations. The CSDS is particularly interested in the foreign and defence policy of the United States, including its doctrinal and technological developments in the military field, its external operations and its positioning in relation to the Member States of the European Union and NATO, as well as to Russia and China.

Researchers: André DUMOULIN ; Alain DE NEVE ; Simon VAN HOEYMISSEN

NATO: 75 years old, but still vital, flexible and attractive

La politique sécuritaire des États-Unis au Sahel de 1990 à nos jours : un engagement indirect, graduel et ambivalent


Next-Generation Air Dominance (NGAD) : expression paradoxale de la technologisation


Related publications:

La politique sécuritaire des États-Unis au Sahel de 1990 à nos jours : un engagement indirect, graduel et ambivalent, Polyvios CHRISTODOULOU, Focus Paper 44, May 2022

Next-Generation Air Dominance (NGAD) : expression paradoxale de la technologisationAlain DE NEVE, e-Note 30, 19 February 2021

L’OTAN et le médecin légisteAndré DUMOULIN, e-Note 29, 19 December 2019

L’OTAN et la supériorité technologique américaine : un risque pour la solidarité euro-atlantique ?Alain DE NEVE, e-Note 26, 18 March 2019

L’implication de la Belgique dans la cyberstratégie euro-atlantique : état des lieux et défis à releverEstelle HOORICKX, Security & Strategy 139, February 2019

New Space : conséquences politiques, industrielles et doctrinales de l’entrée des nouveaux acteurs du secteur spatialAlain DE NEVE, Security & Strategy 138, February 2020

Le programme B-21 Raider : armement stratégique ou institutionnel ?Alain DE NEVE, Focus Paper 38, January 2019

Turkey’s stance. Status quaestionis of an “Islamic ally” within NATO, (EnglishDutchFrench), Luk SANDERS, e-Note 24, 27 November 2017

Countering “Hybrid Threats”: Belgium and the Euro-Atlantic StrategyEstelle HOORICKX, Security & Strategy 131, October 2017

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