The sudden announcement by Iran that they are conducting a major military exercise on their border with Azerbaijan has alarmed observers.
Playlist - Conflicts
A look at the amount of military hardware captured by the Taliban in Afghanistan. Account is no doubt far from complete.
The Houthi’s in Yemen have shot down a drone with a mysterious new weapon supplied to them by Iran – the 358 loitering anti-aircraft munition
The displaced democratically elected government of Myanmar (Burma) has been calling for people to protest. Now they are forging an army.
The Kachin Independence Army report that they have shot down a Tatmadaw helicopter, a serious blow in the continued fighting.
Fighting has broken out between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan forces after mounting tensions over border issues come to a head.
The war in Tigray, northern Ethiopia, was declared over in November, 2020. But the recent shooting down of a helicopter suggests otherwise.
Sources in Burma – beset by civil unrest – have alleged that the Myanmar Air Force is using Thai air space to hit Karen civilians.
The situation in Myanmar continues to look grim after the military coup on February 1st, with report that the army has murdered children.
Fears abound in Myanmar / Burma that the powerful military may unleash vicious counter-insurgency units on civilian protestors.
What is going on in Myanmar (Burma) and why is the military making it’s move now? A bit of information to explain what is happening.
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Commentary on what’s happening around the world today, with coverage of the conflicts that don’t get a lot of time in the mainstream media – and some which you may not of heard of before!