ARTICLES

THE ISLAMIC STATE'S REMOTE CONTROL GUNS

The ingenious but deadly methods used by ISIS to shoot their enemies via remote control guns in both Iraq and Syria.

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A TIKKO GUERRILLA IN AFRIN

Calibre Obscura identifies the weapons used by a cell of hardline communist fighters operating as guerrillas inside Syria's ransacked city of Afrin.

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BOQUET OF DEATH: WHY ISIS SUICIDE BOMBERS CARRY FLOWERS

When driving up-armoured SVBIEDs to cause death and destruction, ISIS fighters sometimes take flowers with them. It's not just for show.

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THE BATTLE BETWEEN FAR-LEFT AND FAR-RIGHT YELLOW VEST PROTESTERS IN FRANCE

The untold story of far-left and far-right radicals fighting each other amongst the Yellow Vest unrest in France.

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ARE RUSSIAN MERCENARIES FIGHTING IN SUDAN?

A look into the possibility that Russia's shady mercenary firm is suppressing protests inside Sudan.

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A GUIDE FOR LISTENING IN TO MILITARY BROADCASTS

How to track military broadcasts for your conflict research.

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