Mozambique on the brink as Jihadi advance sparks calls for end to ‘Iron Fist’ approach

Mozambique on the brink as Jihadi advance sparks calls for end to ‘Iron Fist’ approach

Mozambique’s regional conflict could spill over into bordering countries if the current “heavy handed” government approach continues, an Amnesty International researcher has said. Continue reading Mozambique on the brink as Jihadi advance sparks calls for end to ‘Iron Fist’ approach

From a spark of hope to utter ruin: Syria’s journey since the Arab Spring has seen Assad preside over a decade-long humanitarian catastrophe

From a spark of hope to utter ruin: Syria’s journey since the Arab Spring has seen Assad preside over a decade-long humanitarian catastrophe

In 1994, the younger son of a rather prominent Middle-Eastern family woke up to some unexpected news. His older brother had died suddenly, leaving him as the sole heir to the dictator of Syria. Continue reading From a spark of hope to utter ruin: Syria’s journey since the Arab Spring has seen Assad preside over a decade-long humanitarian catastrophe