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Mosul: The End Of The Beginning

The battle for Mosul is about to become much more bloody. After advancing slowly but surely against ISIS for the past 17 days the Iraqi…



After the Battle for Mosul?

Since the fall of Saddam Hussein in the spring of 2003, Iraq has been unstable. It will remain that way for years to come irrespective…


Chemical Weapons the New Normal?

“Its [IS] recruitment of highly technically trained professionals, including from the West, have revealed far more serious efforts in chemical weapons development” Julie Bishop, Australian…