Category: International

From Ferguson to Fallujah and from Kenya to Kiev, the Fifth Column presents the international news stories you won’t find anywhere else.

Remote control vs Islamic State: a new phase

London, United Kingdom (openDemocracy) – The pace of events in the western military campaign against Islamic State (ISIS) in Syria-Iraq is making even recent assessments look become singularly dated (see, for example, “Air war vs Islamic State: myth and reality” [28 August…

Give back the billion

After a billion dollars went missing from Moldova’s banking system last year, people have turned out on the streets to protest the country’s oligarchic regime. на русском языке