ingrflags4Alexandros Drivas, Theodore K. Bazinis,
Periklis Staboulis, Konstantinos Karanikolos
(Strategic Analysts)

Copyright: @ 2021 Research Institute for European and American Studies (www.rieas.gr) Publication date: 1 November 2021

Note: The article reflects the opinion of the author and not necessarily the views of the Research Institute for European and American Studies (RIEAS)

In era characterized by change and geostrategic transformations, states should realign and adjust their strategic thinking and performance. Traditional ways of self –help like building collective defense mechanisms or increase military might are not adequate in a period of global-wide geostrategic transformations. States should also find ways to increase their value within their regional or interregional security system by upgrading their strategic footprint and influence. Flexibility and establishment of partnerships aiming at mutual benefits may be the key of success. Naval cooperation consists the first stepping stone upon which strategic objectives could be accomplished. ... Read more