Sam Jackson

News Roundup – 9th April – 15th April

Female child soldiers: forgotten in violence? Taliban: UN suspends sanctions against senior leaders Iraq begins trial proceedings for 900 suspected Islamic State members Al-Sarraj: ‘Haftar forces targeted a school in Tripoli’ East Libyan warplanes hit Tripoli government positions Battle rages for Libya’s capital, airport bombed More than 3,500 children have been recruited and used by …

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News Roundup – 19th March – 25th March

Analysis: Islamic State spokesman claims group remains a ‘reality’ despite losses Isis defeated, US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces announce ‘Scores killed’ after attack in central Mali village Central African Republic opens cabinet to more armed groups to bolster peace Burkina Faso: Atrocities by armed islamists, security forces The making of militants in India’s ‘paradise on earth’ …

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News Roundup – 12th March – 18th March

Environmental protection in non-international armed conflicts: finding the way forward Protest, torture, siege, displacement: The Syrian revolution through a rebel’s eyes Taliban wipe out an Afghan army company while talking peace with the U.S. Military: 2 Iraqi soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish PKK Iraq: Key courts improve ISIS trial procedures IDF investigates 11 Palestinian …

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News Roundup – 5th March – 11th March

SDF launches assault on last Isis enclave in eastern Syria Russian special forces train Palestinian militia in Syria Hezbollah calls on supporters to donate as sanctions pressure bites Belgian court: PKK not a terrorist organisation ISIL fighter’ families struggle in Iraqi society Iraq: ISIS child suspects arbitrarily arrested, tortured Pakistan has ‘Full-fledged plan’ to take …

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News Roundup – 26th February – 4th March

How diaspora communities influence terrorist groups Ten Islamic State members executed by rival militants in northwest Syria Fierce fighting as SDF pounds last ISIL-held pocket in Syria Wrath of the Olives: Tracking the Afrin insurgency through social media UN report suggests Turkish-backed groups commit war crimes in Afrin Taliban suicide team attacks Afghan base in …

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News Roundup – 19th February – 25th February

Meeting ISIS fighters in Baghouz, eastern Syria Swiss citizen who fought with Christian group against ISIS faces military court Swedish court says abuses against ISIS fighters still war crimes Yemen: Houthis postpone partial withdrawal from Hudaydah Kashmir: Gunfight between rebels and Indian soldiers kills five Kashmiri armed groups warn of more attacks in India Kashmir …

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News Roundup – 29th January – 18th February

29th January – 4th February Syria: Arrests, torture by armed group Yemen government, Houthi rebels meet on UN ship to discuss truce Libya’s El Sharara oilfield won’t reopen until occupiers leave – NOC Afghan forces lose ground as peace efforts continue: Report Central African Republic armed groups reach peace deal A cold war in Myanmar …

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