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newyorker:

As we near the end of another year marked by the revolutions that continue to roil the Middle East, punctuated at this year-end with the recent conflagration in Gaza, Magnum has published “Magnum Revolution: 65 Years of Fighting for Freedom,” a collection of some of the most powerful photographs of the convulsions of conflict by the agency’s renowned photographers.  Click-through for a selection.

crisisgroup
crisisgroup:

10 Conflicts to Watch in 2013 | Foreign Policy
By Louise Arbour, Crisis Group’s President and CEO
Every year, around the world, old conflicts worsen, new ones emerge and, occasionally, some situations improve. There is no shortage of storm clouds looming over 2013: Once again, hotspots old and new will present a challenge to the security of people across the globe.
FULL ARTICLE (Foreign Policy)
Photo: IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation/Flickr

crisisgroup:

10 Conflicts to Watch in 2013 | Foreign Policy

By Louise Arbour, Crisis Group’s President and CEO

Every year, around the world, old conflicts worsen, new ones emerge and, occasionally, some situations improve. There is no shortage of storm clouds looming over 2013: Once again, hotspots old and new will present a challenge to the security of people across the globe.

FULL ARTICLE (Foreign Policy)

Photo: IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation/Flickr