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Hezbollah Angered by Changes to Unifil Mandate
Mandate was renewed and slightly amended in August, authorising Unifil ‘to conduct its operations independently’

by Dr Vincent Durac

Regional Politics and Corrupt Governments Threaten to Make Earthquake Aftermath Far Worse
Erdogan could use state of emergency to strengthen grip of his unpopular regime, while Russia will work with Assad to prolong the suffering of Syria’s victims

by Dr Vincent Durac

Sunday Business Post

Just how far is Ireland from having a far-right party?
As a nation without an electorally viable anti-immigration radical right-wing party in 2023, we are outliers across the globe. How did we get here, and what do we need to do to remain a liberal democracy?

by Dr Aidan Regan

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