All Articles on Peace and Security

'This coup is no surprise'

Christian Klatt on the drivers of the military coup d'état in Mali and what it means for stability in the region. Read more on

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Tough choices in a tough neighborhood: Challenges and opportunities for the two Koreas

Domestic difficulties and degradation of the international contex will change the room for strategic maneuver for both countries.

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Peacebuilding under the Shadow of the Pandemic

Security Analyst Hafsa Maalim writes about the fissures and opportunities in the ongoing efforts to peace and security in the Horn of Africa region.

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North Korea increases the pressure

Through targeted provocations, Pyongyang wants to strengthen its position and achieve a relaxation of sanctions. More on

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The Americanisation of European foreign policy

The EU wants to create stability and peace outside Europe – by providing guns, ammunition and training. This strategy will fail

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How to protect the Civilians in Darfur

Many civil society organisations in Sudan demand a stronger mandate for the future UN-Mission than the military and civilian government.

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COVID 19 and organized crime: »Latin American governments are in a state-making competition with crime«

How has the worldwide pandemic transformed the criminal landscapes? Did Covid 19 change the game?

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The United Nations Peacekeeping Operations: STOP or GO?

Jean-Jacques Konadje from the Ivory Coast is calling for an adjustment of the missions of UN peacekeepers.

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Afghanistan – Peace in the Time of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has elevated the urgency for peace in Afghanistan to unprecedented levels, says Magdalena Kirchner on

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'People of all countries want a world without nuclear weapons'

Austrian diplomat Alexander Kmentt in the ipg-journal on the outdated dogma of nuclear deterrence and other means of achieving security

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For a conflict-sensitive development policy more

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