This report aims to produce a credible research model to map conflict and governance dynamics in Somalia with a view to producing regular data and analysis and tracking trends over time.
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Author: Kristian Berg Harpviken
Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)
This paper presents the trajectories of three longstanding warlords of southeast Afghanistan exploring their responses to local and external sources of support and conflict.
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21 Dec 2009
The Philippines: After the Maguindanao Massacre
Author: International Crisis Group
International Crisis Group
This briefing examines the massacre on 23 November 2009 of 57 people by the private army of a warlord allied to Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
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Somalia and the Pirates
Author: David Anderson, Rob De Wijk, Steven Haines, Jonathan Stevenson
Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) /
Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) /
Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) /
International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)
This publication assesses the situation in Somalia and challenges the main assumptions about the Somali state and the piracy threat.
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