Algeria 2019 stability assessment: Main statistics

The apparent easing in political tension in Algeria post-12 December 2019 election is not evidence of a return to normal and the end of the anti-regime protest movement.  The appointment of Tebboune as president after a massively rejected election, has forced a lull...

Sahel: Instability in Burkina Faso

http://www.jaydenx.com/MEARisk/Audio/burkina-faso-update-january-2020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSThis brief is about the West African and Sahelian nation of Burkina Faso.  Several Western...

Podcast: The Libyan crisis is getting complicated

http://www.jaydenx.com/MEARisk/Audio/Libya-update-January-2020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSThe discussion on Libya that follows was recorded on the 10 January 2020. The discussion between...

Nigeria 15 December stability assessment: High-Risk Zone

A video attributed to ISWAP showed the execution of two soldiers and a policeman carried out 8 December.  In another video, ISWAP executed four more people, all were humanitarian workers believed to have been abducted in July 2019. The victims worked for French aid...