• In Afghanistan, more is not the answer

    In Afghanistan, more is not the answer

    This briefing by Emily Knowles is based on off-the-record military interviews with both international and local Afghan troops between February and March 2017.

  • All Quiet On The ISIS Front : British Secret Warfare In The Information Age

    All Quiet On The ISIS Front : British Secret Warfare In The Information Age

    Remote Control’s latest report tracks the UK’s secretive but growing military commitments abroad by analysing the rise in the use of drones for targeted killing, the use of Special Forces, and the provision of capabilities such as intelligence and embedded troops to allied forces.

  • Limited Accountability: A transparency audit of the anti-ISIL Coalition

    Limited Accountability: A transparency audit of the anti-ISIL Coalition

    This Airwars study for the Remote Control Project explores transparency and accountability issues within the US-led Coalition.

  • Targeted killing: a new departure for British defence and security policy?

    Targeted killing: a new departure for British defence and security policy?

    This briefing argues for greater transparency over the political and legal basis for targeted killing – specifically when the UK targets non-state actors in areas it does not consider itself party to a conflict.