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The global conflict paradigm shift of the advent of autonomous loitering munitions

by Luke Hally The utilisation of loitering munitions has become an ever foreboding element to the application of contemporary conventional conflicts. The pertinency of its assessment is called into question in their application and end-use in the field of warfare, being an innovative and ever recent technology. The ethical usage and implication within the means of war have yet to be scrutinised to the full degree of pragmatic conventional policy-making, as with the application and regulation of cluster munitions. Beyond the policy aspects of global consensus on their usage remains…

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A Turning Point in the Kurdish Question? Insights from the International Conference on the EU, Turkey and the Kurds

The 16th International Conference on “The European Union, Turkey and the Kurds” was held in the European Parliament on February 5 and 6. It shone a spotlight on recent developments in Belgium’s jurisdiction that might bring change to years of policy making and a major shift in the dynamics of Turkey and the Kurds.

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