The Near Eastern and South Asian Studies (NESA Center for Strategic Studies) of the National Defense University, which operates under the U.S. Department of Defense, initiated a network of cooperation meeting in Rome on 9-11 February 2011, co-sponsored by STRM. A delegation led by Prof. Bülent Aras participated in two working group meetings entitled "Reintegration, Reconstruction and Reconciliation" and "Issues of Governance."
- Perceptions Spring 2018
- Civilian Powers and Contemporary Global Challenges – Bahadır PEHLİVANTÜRK & Birgül DEMİRTAŞ
- The Transformative Power of the EU in a Changing International Order – Mustafa KUTLAY
- Civilian Powers and the Use of Force: The Evolution of Germany as a ‘Realist Civilian Power’ – Birgül DEMİRTAŞ & Mahmut MAZLUM