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10 reasons not to bomb Syria

British politicians will decide this week whether to extend airstrikes against Islamic State into Syria. Vanessa Baird on why they should vote ‘no’.

Filed in: Conflict Politics Syria

Islamic State’s plan, and the West’s trap

Paul Rogers looks at lessons not learnt and the dangers of expanding the war against IS.

Filed in: Conflict Iraq Syria Terrorism

New anti-terrorism law threatens Brazil’s civil society

Human rights could be undermined, reports Melanie Hargreaves.

Filed in: Brazil Law Terrorism

The elephant in Paris – the military and greenhouse gas emissions

In the aftermath of the terrible killings in Paris, military responses are again taking central stage, writes Nick Buxton.

Filed in: Climate Change France Military

Rethinking what we mean by security

Andrew Smith considers the establishment meaning of the word relative to social wellbeing, peace and health.

Filed in: Arms Conflict Military Non-Violence Nuclear Weapons Peace Terrorism United Kingdom Violence War and Peace

‘Non-lethal’ weapon hospitalizes Kashmir boy

Nine-year-old Aamir is the latest victim of state violence and denial, reports Uzma Falak.

Filed in: India Kashmir Politics Violence

Low-intensity warfare, high-intensity death

Loretta van der Horst takes a look behind El Salvador’s new Iron Fist approach.

Filed in: El Salvador Violence

Fortress Europe

The final part of Hussam’s story, set at the intersection of European immigration policy and the Syrian war. By Emily Gowdey-Backus.

Filed in: Refugees Syria Violence War and Peace

Spare a thought for the brave Syrians in Syria

Don’t forget those who cannot escape the war-torn country, says Frances Guy.

Filed in: Conflict Human Rights Syria Violence

The dark side of the United Arab Emirates

Beneath a veneer of respectability sits an authoritarian monarchy with little concern for human rights, says Andrew Smith.

Filed in: Arms Human Rights United Arab Emirates

How Britain helped create this refugee crisis

John Hilary says foreign policy failings have led to the large-scale migration.

Filed in: Conflict Iraq Migration Syria United Kingdom

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