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    • The Islamic State’s destruction of Yezidi heritage: Responses, resilience and reconstruction after genocide

      New research has been published by A/Prof. Ben Isakhan and Sofya Shahab in the Journal of Social Archaeology. Link to article here.

    • Far From A Rallying Cry, Death Of Divisive Soleimani Foreshadows Iran’s Decline

      On Jan. 18 Dr. Ali Mozaffari published his take on the targeted assassination of Soleimani in Iran. Link to full article here.

    • Dr Zahid Shahab Ahmed contributes to UNDP Report

      On Jan. 15 Dr. Zahid Shahab Ahmed's contributed to the UNDP report 'The Peace-Development Nexus’ with analysis on the correlation between peace and sustainable development. Further details here.

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