Whatā€™s at stake in West Papua?

Whatā€™s at stake in West Papua?

By Mark Busse & Sophie Faber Mark Busse and Sophie Faber examine West Papua’s history to see what’s at stake politically and economically in the current unrest. West Papua has been in the media more than usual over the last six months, with stories...
Have targeted assassinations become normalised?

Have targeted assassinations become normalised?

By Ben Goldson According to a new study, the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in combat has worked to normalise the practice of targeted assassinations. According to a study titled ā€œIn the Frame,ā€ commissioned by advocacy group, Drone Wars, the use of Unmanned Aerial...
A crisis no more? Refugee journeys through the Balkans

A crisis no more? Refugee journeys through the Balkans

By Amanda Russell Beattie, Patrycja Rozbicka, Gemma Bird & Jelena Obradovic-Wochnik The ā€˜Refugee Crisisā€™, or more appropriately, the European Humanitarian Crisis, made headlines within and beyond Europe in 2015 when photographs of individuals arriving on European...
How legitimate is proxy warfare? šŸ”Š

How legitimate is proxy warfare? šŸ”Š

Global conflicts have become increasingly more complex, and often, external nations choose to intervene. However, interventions can often be indirect in the form of proxy actors. Why do states choose to use third parties to intervene in other nationā€™s civil wars and...