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KWWL Iowa
Special forces to protect the 2,200 mile Tour de France coursethe event safe? "It's very difficult, is the simple answer," according to Raff
Special forces to protect the 2,200 mile Tour de France course
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
the event safe? "It's very difficult, is the simple answer," according to Raffaello Pantucci, a security expert at the Royal United Services Institute, a London-based think tank. "But what I would suggest is that they can focus on certain... Read more
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Market Watch
Two lessons the West needs to learn in the wake of the Egyptair crashstill be here. H.A. Hellyer is senior nonresident fellow at the Atlantic Counc
Two lessons the West needs to learn in the wake of the Egyptair crash
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
still be here. H.A. Hellyer is senior nonresident fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Centre for the Middle East in Washington, D.C., and associate fellow at the Royal United Services Institute in London. He tweets as @hahellyer More from Market... Read more
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NBC News
Elite Cops to Protect Fans and Cyclists at Tour de Francethe event safe? "It's very difficult, is the simple answer," according to Raff
Elite Cops to Protect Fans and Cyclists at Tour de France
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
the event safe? "It's very difficult, is the simple answer," according to Raffaello Pantucci, a security expert at the Royal United Services Institute, a London-based think tank. "But what I would suggest is that they can focus on certain... Read more
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DW
Concerns grow about abuses, war crimes in Syria |a dozen civilians and then circulating gruesome photos of the aftermath. Micha
Concerns grow about abuses, war crimes in Syria |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
a dozen civilians and then circulating gruesome photos of the aftermath. Michael Stephens, a research fellow at London's Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) focused on Syria's Kurdish regions, told DW that recent atrocities in Aleppo and other... Read more
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Daily Star
Slaughter in Majorca: Fears of Tunisia-style ISIS terror attack at Brits' Spanish paradiseand not as thorough as other European airports." Anti-extremism think tank the
Slaughter in Majorca: Fears of Tunisia-style ISIS terror attack at Brits' Spanish paradise
Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
and not as thorough as other European airports." Anti-extremism think tank the Henry Jackson Society, Interpol and the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) all either declined to comment or failed to respond to the Daily Star Online. The... Read more
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asianage
Pak waging undeclared war on us, says Ashraf Ghaniwas the “greatest threat to the region”. Delivering a lecture on “Fifth Wave o
Pak waging undeclared war on us, says Ashraf Ghani
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
was the “greatest threat to the region”. Delivering a lecture on “Fifth Wave of Political Violence” at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) on Thursday, Mr Ghani expressed frustration over little progress in peace talks and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Afghanistan facing undeclared war, Pak Taliban greatest threat: Ghaninot accept his offer of peace. Delivering a well-received lecture on the theme
Afghanistan facing undeclared war, Pak Taliban greatest threat: Ghani
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
not accept his offer of peace. Delivering a well-received lecture on the theme “Fifth Wave of Political Violence” at the Royal United Services Institute on Thursday, Ghani expressed frustration at Afghanistan becoming a battleground for fighters... Read more
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Daily Mail
Moscow declares US missile shield in Romania a direct threatSarmat, which would be faster and more sophisticated. Igor Sutyagin, an expert
Moscow declares US missile shield in Romania a direct threat
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Sarmat, which would be faster and more sophisticated. Igor Sutyagin, an expert on Russian nuclear weapons at the Royal United Services Institute in London, told Mail Online that Aegis Ashore was incapable of shooting down SS-18s or the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Saudi Arabia's visionary prince driving his country beyond oilis changing and the government has to be responsive," said Michael Stephens, Re
Saudi Arabia's visionary prince driving his country beyond oil
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
is changing and the government has to be responsive," said Michael Stephens, Research Fellow for Middle East Studies at the Royal United Services Institute. "It has bought itself more time to bring economic stability. "The wealthy are fine and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russia ready to test new generation of nuclear missiles capablewell as reaching cities on America's west and east coasts. Igor Sutyagin, an e
Russia ready to test new generation of nuclear missiles capable
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
well as reaching cities on America's west and east coasts. Igor Sutyagin, an expert in Russian nuclear capability at the Royal United Services Institute in London, told Mail Online: 'The SS-18 is more than 30 years old. It is past its sell-by... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Italy ponders military intervention in Libyaat making money out of stuff that crosses its territory, whether it is oil or t
Italy ponders military intervention in Libya
Namibia Economist / Posted 24 days ago
at making money out of stuff that crosses its territory, whether it is oil or trucks or people,” says Tom Keatinge of the Royal United Services Institute. Extracting “taxes” from people-smugglers is easy when you have guns and a homicidal... Read more
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The Hindu
Do not ignore the Talibanreforms and creating cleaner institutions.” Perhaps his new approach to Pakista
Do not ignore the Taliban
The Hindu / Posted 25 days ago
reforms and creating cleaner institutions.” Perhaps his new approach to Pakistan, by narrowing divisions at home, will help him in this Sisyphean task. Shashank Joshi is a Senior Research Fellow of the Royal United Services Institu... Read more
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express
Brexit campaigners OUTRAGED as German push for EU army uncoveredsecretary Liam Fox yesterday called the EU drive for closer military co-operati
Brexit campaigners OUTRAGED as German push for EU army uncovered
express / Posted 26 days ago
secretary Liam Fox yesterday called the EU drive for closer military co-operation a "vanity project". In a speech at the Royal United Services Institute, the senior Tory also hit out at other EU nations for failing to match the British commitment... Read more
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Calcutta News
Assad regime and ISIS in close collusion, reports investigationleaked documents, which were proved genuine. Further, experts were baffled by
Assad regime and ISIS in close collusion, reports investigation
Calcutta News / Posted 26 days ago
leaked documents, which were proved genuine. Further, experts were baffled by the complexity of the war, as explained by Royal United Services Institute’ Dr Afzal Ashraf. He reportedly said that the ongoing war was one of “perception and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Nato alliance getting new supreme commanderwriting a new playbook" to face modern threats and challenges. Elizabeth Quint
Nato alliance getting new supreme commander
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
writing a new playbook" to face modern threats and challenges. Elizabeth Quintana, director of military sciences at the Royal United Services Institute, said on Tuesday she expects Scaparrotti to "be much more forthright" when it comes to... Read more
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SKY News
IS Files Reveal A Militant BureaucracyBy Clare Ellis and Raffaello Pantucci, Royal United Services Institute In Marc
IS Files Reveal A Militant Bureaucracy
SKY News / Posted 26 days ago
By Clare Ellis and Raffaello Pantucci, Royal United Services Institute In March 2016, it was revealed a defector from Islamic State had obtained a memory drive containing the personal details of thousands of foreign fighter recruits. Sky News has... Read more
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SKY News
An Initial Look At The Leaked IS DatabaseBy Clare Ellis and Raffaello Pantucci, Royal United Services Institute In Marc
An Initial Look At The Leaked IS Database
SKY News / Posted 26 days ago
By Clare Ellis and Raffaello Pantucci, Royal United Services Institute In March 2016, it was revealed a defector from Islamic State had obtained a memory drive containing the personal details of thousands of foreign fighter recruits. Sky News has... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. general to assume command of NATOwriting a new playbook" to face modern threats and challenges. Elizabeth Quint
U.S. general to assume command of NATO
CTV News / Posted 26 days ago
writing a new playbook" to face modern threats and challenges. Elizabeth Quintana, director of military sciences at the Royal United Services Institute, said Tuesday she expects Scaparrotti to "be much more forthright" when it comes to dealing... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
NATO alliance getting new supreme commanderwriting a new playbook" to face modern threats and challenges. Elizabeth Quint
NATO alliance getting new supreme commander
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 26 days ago
writing a new playbook" to face modern threats and challenges. Elizabeth Quintana, director of military sciences at the Royal United Services Institute, said Tuesday she expects Scaparrotti to "be much more forthright" when it comes to dealing... Read more
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Christian Today
Assad 'colluded with ISIS to retake Palmyra', leaked documents revealis a war of perception and narrative and everyone is trying to manipulate event
Assad 'colluded with ISIS to retake Palmyra', leaked documents reveal
Christian Today / Posted 26 days ago
is a war of perception and narrative and everyone is trying to manipulate events," Dr Afzal Ashraf from the think tank Royal United Services Institute told Sky. "It may take 20 years before we know exactly what is going on," he said. "Almost... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
British Troops Arrive in Somalia to Fight Terrorismcarrying out training, medical, logistical and engineering duties," Cathy Haenl
British Troops Arrive in Somalia to Fight Terrorism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
carrying out training, medical, logistical and engineering duties," Cathy Haenlein, a security and political analyst at the Royal United Services Institute in London, told RFI. "They'll be supporting AMISOM, who's been fighting against al-Shabab... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Secret files leaked by ISIS defectors claim terrorists are working WITH Assadfurther. ISIS's programme of terror may have started years before the West was
Secret files leaked by ISIS defectors claim terrorists are working WITH Assad
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
further. ISIS's programme of terror may have started years before the West was aware Dr Afzal Ashraf from the think tank Royal United Services Institute told Sky News : "It may take 20 years before what we know exactly what is going on. "Almost... Read more
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International Business Times
Bashar al Assad's Syrian regime 'is colluding' with Isis to ease militants' losses machine guns from in and around Palmyra to Raqqa province", the news channel re
Bashar al Assad's Syrian regime 'is colluding' with Isis to ease militants' losses
International Business Times / Posted 27 days ago
machine guns from in and around Palmyra to Raqqa province", the news channel reported. Afzal Ashraf from the think tank Royal United Services Institute told Sky: "This is a war of perception and narrative and everyone is trying to manipulate... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Files show IS and Assad colluding in dealsis a war of perception and narrative and everyone is trying to manipulate event
Files show IS and Assad colluding in deals
Sky News Australia / Posted 27 days ago
is a war of perception and narrative and everyone is trying to manipulate events,' said Dr Afzal Ashraf from the think tank Royal United Services Institute. 'It may take 20 years before what we know exactly what is going on,' he added. 'Almost... Read more
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SKY News
IS Files Reveal Assad's Deals With Militantsis a war of perception and narrative and everyone is trying to manipulate event
IS Files Reveal Assad's Deals With Militants
SKY News / Posted 27 days ago
is a war of perception and narrative and everyone is trying to manipulate events," said Dr Afzal Ashraf from the think tank Royal United Services Institute. "It may take 20 years before what we know exactly what is going on," he added. "Almost... Read more
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28d
NBC News
Five Years After Bin Laden's Death, What's Changed?Baghdadi as a commanding presence. "He's a fighter, he's a warrior," Shashank J
Five Years After Bin Laden's Death, What's Changed?
NBC News / Posted 28 days ago
Baghdadi as a commanding presence. "He's a fighter, he's a warrior," Shashank Joshi, a research fellow at the London-based Royal United Services Institute think tank, told NBC News last year. "He's carved out the state, whereas Zawahiri is seen as... Read more
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Daily Mirror
MoD unveils new armed drone that can spy on enemies for TWO DAYS"The aircraft will be designed to survive bird and lightning strikes." Liz Qui
MoD unveils new armed drone that can spy on enemies for TWO DAYS
Daily Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
"The aircraft will be designed to survive bird and lightning strikes." Liz Quintana, director of military sciences at the Royal United Services Institute, told The Telegraph that the drones are 'much more capable' than their predecessors. 'It... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ministry of Defence unveils new armed drone that can spy on targets for twice as long to double RAF fleetmissions in eastern Europe, or even over the UK and its waters. Liz Quintana,
Ministry of Defence unveils new armed drone that can spy on targets for twice as long to double RAF fleet
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
missions in eastern Europe, or even over the UK and its waters. Liz Quintana, director of military sciences at the Royal United Services Institute, said: “The aircraft is much more capable than its predecessor. It has almost double the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU Forces Face Resurgent Alin recent weeks, many of them targeting government figures in the capital, Moga
AU Forces Face Resurgent Al
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
in recent weeks, many of them targeting government figures in the capital, Mogadishu. Analyst Cathy Haenlein of Britain’s Royal United Services Institute says al-Shabab has been extending its reach across east Africa as it has lost territory in... Read more

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