3 Jan 2016
How Deep are the Cracks in the Russian-Iranian Coalition in Syria?
Author: Zvi Magen, Udi Dekel, Sarah Fainberg
Institute for National Security Studies (INSS)
This commentary explores how developments on the international level and within Syria have impacted the stability of the Russian-Iranian coalition in the country since September 2015.
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Conflict Trends (No 45): Real Time Analysis of African Political Violence, January 2016
Author: Clionadh Raleigh, Caitriona Dowd, James Moody, Andrea Carboni, Roudabeh Kishi, Matt Batten-Carew, Janet McKnight
Climate Change and African Political Stability (CCAPS) Program
This brief reviews the status of different conflicts that afflicted Africa in 2015.
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Down, but Not Out: The FDLR in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Author: Nicolas Florquin, Claudia Seymour
Small Arms Survey
This note examines how the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) has managed to survive as a military force ever since its members fled into the neighboring Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in 1994.
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