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Extremism on the Coat Tails of I.S.

Extremism on the Coat Tails of I.S.

Since Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s declaration of a Caliphate in Syria and Iraq on 29 June 2014, numerous jihadist organisations around the world have declared fealty, invigorated by a combination of: The oxygen of publicity (amplified by social media) Association with … Continue reading →

Continuing Violence in Middle East and North Africa Highlights Dangers of Working and Travelling in the Region

The sudden closures of a number of Western embassies and the withdrawal of diplomatic staff in Middle Eastern and North African countries last week has put the operational dangers of working and travelling in the region into sharp focus. Continue reading →