What do Sudan and Russia have in common? If your answer is a naval logistics base at the southern entrance of the Red Sea, then you are on the money. Whilst this strategic alliance, one that provides Russia with a place to house up to three hundred personnel and four…

2021 marks the ten year anniversary of the Syrian civil war, a devastating conflict that has claimed an estimated 387,100 to 593,000 lives, displaced nearly eight million citizens and destroyed much of an ancient country that represented the cradle of civilisation in 9000 BC. The complexity of the ongoing situation…

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