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Whatsapp Disinformation, Misinformation and Malware

Background Whatsapp Disinformation became apparent to me at the end of 2017. I was travelling through East Africa to meet several officials to discuss how Grey Dynamics can deploy our solutions with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISON) among…

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Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

CTF 151 is a multinational task force established to conduct counter-piracy operations under a mission-based mandate throughout the CMF area of responsibility to actively deter, disrupt and suppress piracy in the Gulf of Guinea in order to protect global maritime…

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Human Trafficking, Security Implications and Challenges to Effective Solutions

SUMMARY Human trafficking is progressively being recognised as an international problem and counter-trafficking efforts have improved significantly. However, these initiatives have largely failed to disrupt trafficking supply chains through prevention of trafficking activities, prosecution of traffickers or protection of victims….

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Slavery and Organ Harvesting of African Migrants in Libya

Key points on Slavery and Organ Harvesting in Libya Slavery and organ harvesting of African Migrants at the hands of people Smugglers in Libya is endemic Libya is the main transit point for migrants travelling to Europe The Libyan government…

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The Geopolitical Ramifications of Damming the Nile

Intro: Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Currently, the talks between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt failed to reach a consensus on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). These technical reports are necessary to complete the agreement between the three states on the…

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How Non-State Actors are Making a Difference on the Battlefield of Tomorrow (Part 1)

Intro In this article, I have analysed the role of non-state actors in recent conflicts and particularly in Somalia. To improve readability this article has been divided into 3 parts. The first part briefly examines the background on the recent use…

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Libyan Political Deadlock

So What? Libya is currently spiralling downwards leaving Africa’s largest crude oil reserve to take a major hit. After years of unreliable oil production since the revolution in 2011 and Gaddafi’s fall, Libya’s oil industry is unlikely to be rebuilt…

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Live Tactical Analysis

Update Status: Closed Analytic Judgement * Almost certain that Al Shabab is responsible (1502, 28th Oct., 2017) * Likely that Al Shabab assessed the bystanders near blast site before attack (1610, 28th Oct., 2017) * Realistic possibility that  Al Shabab informants reside near blast site (1613, 28th Oct., 2017) * Realistic possibility of…

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Grey Dynamics in Mogadishu and the Future of Asymmetric Conflict

A man walks past the wreckage of a building at the site of a VBIED attack undertaken by the militant group al Shabaab in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on October 15, 2017. AMISOM Photo / Tobin Jones   On…

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The Extent to Which the Use of Cryptocurrencies Limit the Intelligence Community’s Ability to Monitor Terrorist Movement...

New technologies, new providers of payment services, and new regulations are changing and reshaping the way we think about payments, causing disruptions throughout the entire end- to-end payments value chains. The disruptors expose and fill gaps in traditional payment processes…

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