• Falling Short of Security in Somalia

    Falling Short of Security in Somalia

    Drawing upon a number of interviews conducted with serving and former UK and EU military personnel and round-table material, this briefing by Emily Knowles examines the international involvement in military operations to counter Al-Shabaab.

  • Defining Remote Warfare: Cyber

    Defining Remote Warfare: Cyber

    This briefing investigates how cyber could fit into traditional understandings of military doctrine and strategy, and therefore how it might fit in with the Remote Warfare Programme’s work on changes in military engagement.

  • Remote Warfare and the Boko Haram Insurgency

    Remote Warfare and the Boko Haram Insurgency

    This report by Open Briefing examines the effectiveness of the use of remote warfare by the Nigerian government, its regional allies and Western states to counter the threat of Boko Haram.

  • Defining Remote Warfare: Security Cooperation

    Defining Remote Warfare: Security Cooperation

    This briefing paper provides an overview of a central, but often overlooked, instrument of US remote warfare: security cooperation.