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  • 04-05-2020

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    Misinformation and Disinformation in 2020


    The terms misinformation and disinformation are often used interchangeably, but they do differ in nuance. Misinformation… Read More

  • 23-04-2020

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    Coronavirus-related civil unrest in Latin America


    The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has triggered a series of civil unrest and looting incidents across Latin America s… Read More

  • 19-02-2020

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    PGI INSIGHT: Yemen -Violence likely to worsen amid ineffective diplomacy


    Yemen has seen a wave of renewed violence between Houthi rebels and the Saudi-led coalition, which is allied with the co… Read More

  • 07-02-2020

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    PGI Insight: China – Coronavirus to cause prolonged supply chain disruption


    An outbreak of new coronavirus that causes a respiratory illness was first detected in the Chinese city of Wuhan, Hubei… Read More

  • 05-02-2020

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    PGI Insight: Niger – ISGS likely to expand control over Mali-Niger border region


    In November 2019, Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (ISGS) attacks in eastern Mali forced Malian troops to withdraw fr… Read More

  • 17-01-2020

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    PGI Insight: Libya – Prospect of political agreement uncertain ahead of talks in Berlin


    The prospect of short-term cessation of hostilities in Libya depends on the success of Berlin talks on 19 January. Talks… Read More

  • 10-01-2020

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    PGI INSIGHT: Iraq – Further direct confrontation unlikely between Washington and Tehran


    A US drone strike killed former Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps commander Qassem Soleimani in Baghdad on 3 January. I… Read More

  • 19-12-2019

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    PGI INSIGHT: Ukraine -Conflict to continue amid limited progress in peace talks


    Talks between Kyiv and Moscow in Paris on 9 December failed to make significant progress over the Ukrainian separatist c… Read More

  • 10-12-2019

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    PGI INSIGHT: Burkina Faso -Security conditions likely to deteriorate further in 2020


    An escalation in militancy in 2019 has left large rural northern and eastern areas of Burkina Faso largely outside of ce… Read More

  • 04-12-2019

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    PGI INSIGHT: Spain – Stable government unlikely following inconclusive election


    The ruling socialist PSOE party has struggled to form a stable government amid divisions between potential coalition par… Read More

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