Literate international security practitioner interested in the indivisibility of European and Asian Security

The geopolitical implications of a NATO liaison office in Japan, Council on Geostrategy

NATO and Asia-Pacific Partners: Understanding Views and Interests (Forthcoming) USIP

The new Defence Command Paper needs a maritime ‘tilt’, Council on Geostrategy

Reciprocity redefines the British-Japanese defence relationship, Council on Geostrategy

UK–Japan Relations and the Indo-Pacific Tilt: The Cornerstone, RUSI

Europe’s Area of Maritime Interest in Northeast Asia, IAI

Japan’s 2022 NSS and rising investment in defence – Channel News Asia

Japan’s new national security strategy – rising to meet the challenge, (Council on Geostrategy)

RUSI GLOBAL SECURITY BRIEFING PODCASTS Episode 33: How is Japan Rethinking Its Role in International Security?

Japan girds itself for the long game: 2022 defence white paper (Council on Geostrategy)

Shinzo Abe (1954-2022) (Council on Geostrategy)

Contending narratives at the IISS Shangri-La dialogue 2022: Beijing’s lost horizon? (Council on Geostrategy)

Interview with Japan Forward on Shangri-La Dialogue (Japan Forward)

Interview on China and the Pacific Islands (BBC)

The Protean Pact – Reading the tea leaves of the 2022 Quad Summit (Council on Geostrategy)

Deepening the British-Japanese relationship with Dr Shetler-Jones (Podcast: Geostrategy 360)

The case for ‘JAUKUS’ (Council on Geostrategy)

The strange case of America’s Indo-Pacific strategies (Chatham House)

IP22026 | US-UK Consultations on the Indo-Pacific: An Unexpected Development for Southeast Asia (RSIS)

What’s Next? The Future of NATO-China Relations (NAOC)

How should ‘Global Britain’ respond to Russian aggression? – Britain’s World (

Towards deeper British-Japanese intelligence cooperation – Britain’s World (

Why Japan’s defence budget pledge is good for Britain – Council on Geostrategy

The Afghanistan withdrawal: a pivot, not a retreat – Council on Geostrategy

The Euro-Atlantic or the Indo-Pacific: a false choice – Council on Geostrategy

Much More than Symbolism: U.K.-Japan ‘Quasi Alliance’ Charts a New Course for Regional Security (Japan FORWARD)

新しいタイプの日英同盟 Hatena Blog インド太平洋研究会 Indo-Pacific Studies

How allies ‘position’ the United Kingdom – Council on Geostrategy

Ten myths about the British ‘tilt’ to the Indo-Pacific – Britain’s World (

The anniversary of Suez on the eve of Brexit: Time to ‘Reverse Wilson’ in British strategy? (The British Interest)

The anniversary of Suez on the eve of Brexit: Time to ‘Reverse Wilson’ in British strategy? (The British Interest)

What should NATO do about Asia? (NATO Defence College)

A new type of Britain-Japan Alliance – Britain’s World (

Britain’s Quasi Alliance with Japan (Real Instituto Elcano)


Civil-Military Planning, (Chapter in Effective Civil-Military Interaction in Peace Operations: Theory and Practice)

WP209 | Japan’s New Security Imperative: The Function of Globalization (RSIS)

10 Trends for the future of warfare (WEF)

Welcome to the new deal-based order (WEF)

North Korea is bringing back all the old Cold War fears. How did we get here? (WEF)

Does Europe contribute enough to NATO? The truth about defence spending (WEF)

Why the West needs to change how it sees itself (Forbes)

UK-Japan Defense Cooperation: Britain
Pivots and Japan Branches Out
(East West Centre)

Are the world’s big powers heading for a second Cold War? (AL ARABIA NEWS)

Japan’s reconceptualization of national security: the impact of globalization (International Relations of the Asia-Pacific)

Intelligence in Integrated UN Peacekeeping Missions: The Joint Mission Analysis Centre (International Peacekeeping)


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