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February 26, 2019

China
Averting a Cross-Strait Crisis

Domestic politics in China, political trends in Taiwan, and changing U.S. policy toward Taiwan are increasing the risk of a cross-strait crisis in the coming months. The United States should take ste…

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen visits the Sixth Army Command, ahead of Lunar New Year, in Taoyuan, Taiwan, January 25, 2019.

June 11, 2018

Nigeria
Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: June 2–June 8

This update represents violence in Nigeria and related to Boko Haram in Cameroon, Chad, and Niger between June 2 and June 8.

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September 13, 2019

Nigeria
Niger and Nigeria Governors Pledge to Cooperate on Cross-Border Crime

Zakari Oumoru, the governor of Maradi, a region (equivalent to a state) in Niger, hosted a cross-border meeting with the Nigerian governors of Katsina, Sokoto, and Zamfara states to focus on cross-border crime, particularly banditry, kidnapping, and cattle rustling. The governors of the four states signed a memorandum of understanding, the text of which has not yet been carried in the Nigerian media. However, it appears to pledge closer cooperation against cross-border crime. Also present were representatives of the Nigerian security services based in the three Nigerian states.

A soldier stands on the side of the road in front of sparse trees on a sandy landscape.

July 2, 2018

Nigeria
Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: June 23–June 29

This update represents violence in Nigeria and related to Boko Haram in Cameroon, Chad, and Niger between June 23 and June 29.

Nigeria-Boko-Haram-Terrorism-Security-Tracker

October 7, 2013

Egypt
Hero of the Crossing? Anwar Sadat Reconsidered

At 2pm on October 6, 1973, operation codename “Badr” began when two hundred Egyptian aircraft—under the command of General Hosni Mubarak—screamed low over the Suez Canal on their way to Israeli airba…

HeroOfTheCrossing_CROPPED

June 29, 2018

Wars and Conflict
Global Conflict This Week: June 29, 2018

Developments in conflicts across the world that you might have missed this week.

The Chakmarkul refugee camp is seen after a storm, in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, on June 10, 2018.

June 19, 2017

Nigeria
Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: June 10 - June 16

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political violence in Nigeria from June 10 to June 16, 2017. This update also represents violence related to Boko…

NST Tracker

June 21, 2019

Cybersecurity
Cyber Week in Review: June 21, 2019

This week: Huawei anticipating a revenue hit amid continued U.S. crackdown; Facebook announced new cryptocurrency; reported U.S. cyber attacks on Russia’s power grid; Apple considering shifting suppl…

A small toy figure stands on representations of virtual currency in front of the Libra logo in this illustration picture, June 21, 2019.

June 26, 2017

Nigeria
Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: June 17 - June 23

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political violence in Nigeria from June 17 to June 23, 2017. This update also represents violence related to Boko…

Nigeria Security Tracker Boko Haram

July 8, 2019

Nigeria
Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: June 29–July 5

This update represents violence in Nigeria and related to Boko Haram in Cameroon, Chad, and Niger from June 29 to July 5, 2019.

Map of Nigeria shaded to reflect NST-documented deaths per state.