Gabrielle Rifkind is the director of the Oxford Process www.oxfordprocess.com and a specialist in conflict resolution.
Published in: HomeWhat does North Korea want?
US-led war games may look like a defensive manoeuver to us, but from North Korea‘s perspective they do not look the same.
Chilcot: all peaceful options were not exhausted
Tony Blair told Chilcot Saddam Hussein was, “a man to whom a last chance to do right is just a further opportunity...
Chilcot tells us what we already knew – how do we implement?
Decisions to go to war don’t just analyze whether we can win. That is the easy part: the superiority of the western...
We need to defeat Islamic State – but how?
A genuine, if brief, debate took place amongst the political classes in the UK on the dangers of intervening or not...
Published in: openSecurityAlternatives to military intervention: a commando team of mediators
The Ammerdown Invitation has initiated here a debate on an alternative security policy for the UK. Mediation is a...
Published in: North Africa, West AsiaThe fog of war: it is hard to think about peace
A number of parties seem to have been complicit in the failure of the politics to prevent this latest round of...