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Weekly Roundup (3 April-7 April)

Gibraltar is going to be protected ‘all the way’ says UK defence secretary 3 April 2017, London, United Kingdom – The Guardian – How would Brexit fit into Britain’s plans …read more

SIA Blog (6 December)

Darkness before the dawn? The fall of Aleppo & a Russian/Iranian role in a possible peace settlement for Syria The end seems nigh for rebels holed up in the divided …read more

The Enemy of my Enemy

The US fight against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has been extended to Libya. The bombing raids on Sirte are seen by US military analysts as making a …read more

So what to do with the Islamic State?

The ‘Islamic State’, also known as ISIL, ISIS, Daesh, and the ‘death cult’ (in Australian political parlance), is a difficult group to pin a single, commonly defined name to. This …read more