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5 May 2014

The US May issue of Vanity Fair has published a piece by James Harkin - an investigation of the kidnapping of journalists in Syria - 

5 May 2014

James Fergusson's book "The World's Most Dangerous Place - Inside the Outlaw State of Somalia" has been shortlisted for the prestigious Orwell Prize.  The result will be announced at the Prize Ceremony on May 21st 2014.

31 March 2014

To see the final report on the St George's House Consultation COUNTERING VIOLENT EXTREMISM POST ARAB SPRING which took place in November 2013 with the help of grants from the Airey Neave Trust and the Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence at the University of St Andrews, please follow this link: 

17 March 2014

With the help of a research grant from the Airey Neave Trust,  Michael J. Boyle has completed his book "Violence After War - Explaining Instability in Post-Conflict States".    Please follow the link below to order a copy:

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