Understanding the 2021 Israel-Palestine Conflict (Part II)

In the first part of this comprehensive analysis, we have analysed the Israel-Palestine conflict within the framework for building understanding around political events. If you have not read the first part of this analysis, it is strongly recommended to do so. The second part builds on the findings of part I, which provides the necessary … Continue reading Understanding the 2021 Israel-Palestine Conflict (Part II)

Understanding the 2021 Israel-Palestine Conflict (Part I)

Undoubtedly the most discussed topic of 2021, so far, is the ongoing escalation of violence between Palestinians and Israelis. In an eruption of mutual acts of violence, the already highly explosive relationship between the two sides enters another round of hostilities. Interestingly, this event's tension is also in large part reflected across global media outlets … Continue reading Understanding the 2021 Israel-Palestine Conflict (Part I)

The War in Ethiopia – Rethinking Identity and Borders

One of most accurate indicators of the gravity of the ongoing armed conflict between Ethiopian military forces and the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) is probably the fact that thousands of people have fled to Sudan - a country that was riddled by conflict for years itself. However, since heavy fighting erupted in Ethiopia's Northern … Continue reading The War in Ethiopia – Rethinking Identity and Borders