Middle East

Middle East

Rifaat al-Assad’s return to Syria

Rifaat al-Assad’s return to Syria

Rifaat Al-Assad, the uncle of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad, who left Syria after an alleged coup attempt in 1984, was allowed back into the country last month after his conviction…
Rifaat al-Assad’s return to Syria

Rifaat al-Assad’s return to Syria

Rifaat Al-Assad, the uncle of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad, who left Syria after an alleged coup attempt in 1984, was allowed back into the country last month after his conviction…
Middle East Hydropolitics: Conflict and Scarcity

Middle East Hydropolitics: Conflict and Scarcity

In 1920, a committee was established by France and Britain (then the region’s mandated powers) to coordinate efforts toward the…
War crimes in Libya: the urgent need for justice

War crimes in Libya: the urgent need for justice

The discovery this month of yet another mass grave in Tarhouna, Libya, sheds light on the scale of the atrocities…
Tactics Report: China and UAE undermining America's Iran policy claims major new report

Tactics Report: China and UAE undermining America's Iran policy claims major new report

China and the UAE are deliberately undermining America’s policy of “maximum pressure” on Iran, claims a major new report on…
EU intervention in Libya; a risky confrontation or a test of resolve?

EU intervention in Libya; a risky confrontation or a test of resolve?

The possibility of an EU headed military intervention in North Africa has long been a point of contention; this discussion…

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UAE Funding of Terrorism Factsheet

UAE Funding of Terrorism Factsheet

This year, United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) funding of terrorists in Yemen has been revealed;
Press Release: Houthi Escalation

Press Release: Houthi Escalation

Tactics Institute for Security & Counter Terrorism deplores the continuing escalations of violence in the four-year-old Yemen war that has…
Fact Sheet: French Arms Sales

Fact Sheet: French Arms Sales

France’s weapons sales to Saudi Arabia rose 50 per cent in 2018
Tactics Institute writes to UK Minister for Asia and the Pacific re: Iran

Tactics Institute writes to UK Minister for Asia and the Pacific re: Iran

Tactics Institute for Security and Counter Terrorism has written to the UK government’s Minister for Asia and the Pacific, the…
Fact Sheet: US Sanctions on Iran

Fact Sheet: US Sanctions on Iran

2013 – Hassan Rouhani elected President of Iran, promising a release from the economic problems caused by American sanctions
Fact Sheet: Yemen War

Fact Sheet: Yemen War

Tactics Institute for Security & Counter Terrorism takes a brief look at some of the pertinent facts in the Yemen…
Seminar at the Commons on Radicalisation and Terrorism in Yemen

Seminar at the Commons on Radicalisation and Terrorism in Yemen

Public Seminar at the House of Commons Radicalisation and Terrorism in the context of the Yemen War
Paper Thin

Paper Thin

Each morning at least one billion people wake up and check their phones before brushing their teeth. Those who check…
Press Release: Radicalisation in Yemen on the Rise

Press Release: Radicalisation in Yemen on the Rise

Tactics Institute for Security & Counter Terrorism is alarmed at the growing phenomenon of individuals being radicalised in Yemen due…