Author: Alex Todd

Libya Today

Libya Today

On November 9th, the International Criminal Court announced that in 2017 it will focus on prosecuting war crimes in Libya after five years of violence, lawlessness, and humanitarian disaster in the North African country. The issues in Libya were referred to the ICC prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, by a fifteen member […]

Who is Fighting for Mosul?

Who is Fighting for Mosul?

More than two years after the fall of Mosul to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, an international coalition is poised to retake the city. Mosul is Iraq’s second largest city and its capture came as an international shock, when the American-trained Iraqi army abandoned their weapons […]