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Rwanda's Intervention in Mozambique: A Turning Point in the Fight Against Jihadist Insurgency

Rwanda's Intervention in Mozambique: A Turning Point in the Fight Against Jihadist Insurgency

In April 2021, Islamic State jihadists raided the Mozambican town of Palma, shooting dozens of people and forcing a deadlock…
Egypt's Response to Insurgency in the Sinai Peninsula

Egypt's Response to Insurgency in the Sinai Peninsula

Egypt has been resisting terrorism and an uprising in the Sinai Peninsula for the past decade. The Egyptian military has…
Unpacking Niger's Counter-Terrorism Tactics: The Role of Dialogue

Unpacking Niger's Counter-Terrorism Tactics: The Role of Dialogue

On 10 February 2022, Niger mourned one of its deadliest attacks when gunmen with presumed links to violent extremist masses…
Chad's Counterterrorism Efforts: Progress, Limitations, and Partnerships

Chad's Counterterrorism Efforts: Progress, Limitations, and Partnerships

Over the years, Chad has experienced continuous terrorist threats in the border areas near the population. Boko Haram persisted in…
The Fight Against Terrorism: Brazil's Role in International Security Efforts

The Fight Against Terrorism: Brazil's Role in International Security Efforts

Brazil and the US maintain strong counterterrorism cooperation. The Brazilian Federal Police (PF), Brazil’s lead Counter-terrorism agency, worked closely with…

Archive articles

Mass Atrocities Unfolding in Sudan: Urgent International Action Required

Mass Atrocities Unfolding in Sudan: Urgent International Action Required

The ongoing crisis in Sudan is a harrowing testament to the horrors of mass atrocities, where countless civilians are enduring…
The Increased US Influence in Africa: Strengthening Security and Countering Terrorism

The Increased US Influence in Africa: Strengthening Security and Countering Terrorism

With a focus on security and counter-terrorism, this article will explore the motivations behind this increased influence, the strategies employed…
Russia's Expanding Influence in Africa: Assessing the Risks and Implications

Russia's Expanding Influence in Africa: Assessing the Risks and Implications

The Tactics Institute for Security and Counter-Terrorism closely monitors global developments that impact international security. In light of recent reports…
The UAE's Support for Warlord Hamidi: Undermining Stability in Sudan and the Wider Region

The UAE's Support for Warlord Hamidi: Undermining Stability in Sudan and the Wider Region

Introduction: 

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been accused of undermining stability in Sudan by supporting the notorious warlord Mohamed…
China's Growing Economic Dominance in Africa: Implications for the Continent's Development and Global Politics

China's Growing Economic Dominance in Africa: Implications for the Continent's Development and Global Politics

Over the past decade, China has made major inroads into Africa, economically and diplomatically. This has led to concerns from…
Port Conflict in Africa: A Battleground for Global Powers and the Need for Regional Cooperation

Port Conflict in Africa: A Battleground for Global Powers and the Need for Regional Cooperation

The issue of port conflict in Africa has become a source of concern in recent years. African countries have been…
The Confrontation between Military and Rapid Support Forces Threatens Stability in Sudan and the Horn of Africa

The Confrontation between Military and Rapid Support Forces Threatens Stability in Sudan and the Horn of Africa

Sudan has been facing political instability for decades. The country has been under the rule of authoritarian regimes, military coups,…
Sudan's Fragile Stability Threatened by Power Struggle Between Military Leaders: An In-Depth Look at the Conflict Between SAF and RSF

Sudan's Fragile Stability Threatened by Power Struggle Between Military Leaders: An In-Depth Look at the Conflict Between SAF and RSF

Sudan, a country in northeastern Africa, has been rocked by violent clashes between the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and the…
Challenges to France's Influence in Africa: An Examination of the Changing Landscape and Recommendations for the Future

Challenges to France's Influence in Africa: An Examination of the Changing Landscape and Recommendations for the Future

Introduction: France has a long and complicated history in Africa, having colonized much of the continent in the 19th and…