ARTICLES

Most Popular Front articles are now published in the zine only, which we aim to publish four times a year. We won't be uploading all the articles here as we believe it's much better to actually get hold of the work and take it in properly. Print is not dead.

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THE BOOGALOO COP KILLERS

A look into the deadly boogaloo boi ambush that left two law enforcement officers dead this summer...

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THE CHANGING FACE OF HARAKAT AL INTIQAM AL ISLAMI

How a look at an amateur Syrian militant group's flags gives us an idea of their radicalisation trajectory.

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THE MILITARISATION OF JEBEL LAYLUN

A close look at the guerrilla battle against the build of fortifications on the frontlines of occupied Afrin.

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TURKEY'S ASSAULT ON ROJAVA WATER STATIONS

How the Turkish government is targeting vital resources in Northeast Syria as a means to attack the Kurds on different fronts.

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BRING YOUR UMBRELLA: HONG KONG'S LATEST PROTESTS IN PHOTOS

A look at the most recent round of pro-democracy clashes and protests in Hong Kong.

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WAS THE RECENT KILLING OF A GERMAN COUNCIL MEMBER A NEO-NAZI MURDER PLOT?

A German council member was recently shot in the head. We look into the alleged killer and his neo-Nazi connections.

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IN SEARCH OF ILLEGAL ARMS TRAFFICKERS IN AFGHANISTAN

Exclusive reporting from Afghanistan shows a rare insight into the country's shadowy arms dealing networks.

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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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