Twenty years since the invasion in Iraq: why were the weapons inspectors ignored?

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Twenty years ago today, the United States and its allies disregarded the findings of the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) expert weapons inspection team and went ahead with a military invasion of Iraq. Uttryck meets with Robert E. Kelley, former Deputy for Analysis of the IAEA Action Team, virtually from…

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Counterterrorism and political consolidation: Egypt’s silent war on the Sinai

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By Daniel Demitz-Halin SINCE THE MID-2010s, Egypt has faced a growing insurgency in the northern provinces of the Sinai Peninsula. The insurgency initially emerged as a grassroots, Sunni-jihadi movement born out of the historical marginalization of the Bedouins populating the Sinai, but is today a movement that is aligned with…

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Kan Ryssland bli en demokrati?

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Av Simon Davidsson och Jonas Nilsson DEN 24:E FEBRUARI 2022 inleddes det fullskaliga kriget mellan den Ryssland och Ukraina. Ryssland genomförde den första militära invasionen i Europa på flera decennier. De flesta analytiker och politiker trodde att invasionen skulle vara över inom några veckor, medan den ryska ledningen räknade med…

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