War

War is an intense armed conflict between states, governments, societies, or paramilitary groups such as mercenaries, insurgents and militias. It is generally characterized by extreme violence, aggression, destruction, and mortality, using regular or irregular military forces. Warfare refers to the common activities and characteristics of types of war, or of wars in general. Total war is warfare that is not restricted to purely legitimate military targets, and can result in massive civilian or other non-combatant suffering and casualties. The scholarly study of war is sometimes called polemology ( POL-ə-MOL-ə-jee), from the Greek polemos, meaning "war", and -logy, meaning "the study …

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Greens/EFA: The Greens/European Free Alliance · 4 November 2024 English

We have put together this delicious cookery book. It contains 50 favourite recipes from Greens/EFA Members of European Parliament and invites you to try them yourself. There are also practical …

FIGHTING FOR YOU Our campaigns Our previous campaigns War in Ukraine Fit for 2030 package Our parliamentary


UNHCR: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees · 13 June 2024 English

The Global Trends report provides key statistical trends on forced displacement. It includes the latest official statistics on refugees, asylum-seekers, internally displaced and stateless people, as well as the number …

hosted in neighbouring countries.22 Prior to the war, the country was already facing a dire humanitarian Thousands still fleeing Sudan daily, after one year of war, UNHCR. 22 See Operational Data Portal - Sudan Situation within the country. After the escalation of the war in 2022, displacement within and from Ukraine continued year, an estimated one-sixth of the Ukrainian pre-war population had fled abroad. Whilst new estimates movements along routes.39 Refugees fleeing persecution, war, conflict or generalized violence in their country


GRC: Global Rights Compliance · 13 June 2024 English

This report by international human rights foundation Global Rights Compliance publishes evidence of Russian and pro-Russian forces using starvation as a method of warfare against Ukrainian civilians during their 85-day …

proud to work on intelligence requirements for war crime investigations, data analytics, anti-money Mariupol in its entirety through the lens of the war crime of starvation as a calculated warring strategy investigators and prosecutors document the consequences of war crimes, as well as the testimony of victims and witnesses our cooperation to ensure that these and other war crimes are effectively investigated and the perpetrators our analysis of the siege through the lens of the war crime of starvation. 8 “The Hope Left Us:” Russia’s


NYU: New York University · 13 June 2024 English

The head of the Ukrainian Bar Association outlines progress and challenges in this parallel fight to the military battle against Russia. The post Corruption in Ukraine: Myths and Reality appeared …


NYU: New York University · 13 June 2024 English

weekday guide to major news and developments over the past 24 hours. Here’s today’s news: ISRAEL-HAMAS WAR Hamas has proposed changes to the U.S.-backed ceasefire proposal. Hamas leaders told Arab mediators

past 24 hours. Here’s today’s news: ISRAEL-HAMAS WAR Hamas has proposed changes to the U.S.-backed ceasefire


NatCen Social Research · 12 June 2024 English

Parliament has been one of the most politically turbulent and economically challenging of the post-war period. Two Prime Ministers have been brought down, one because of doubts about his honesty and the

turbulent and economically challenging of the post-war period. Two Prime Ministers have been brought down party majority governments for most of the post-war period. We might therefore anticipate that changing


The International Working Group on Russian Sanctions · 12 June 2024 English

controls, which deny Russia access to critical inputs for weapon production, are crucial in halting the war. Extensive export controls have been implemented and are impacting Russia’s military-industrial complex

Export Controls: A Key G-7 Tool to Halt Russia’s War Working Group Paper #20 June 12, 2024 https://fsi for weapon production, are crucial in halting the war. Extensive export controls have been implemented global economic and security crisis since World War II, with Europe facing its worst hostilities since 800 days into Russia’s unprovoked full-scale war, the war of attrition has become essential aspect of additional measures to curb Russia’s ability to wage war on Ukraine.2 Export controls—depriving Russia of


NatCen Social Research · 12 June 2024 English

witnessed unprecedented economic and political turmoil. The COVID-19 pandemic, the Russia-Ukraine war, and the associated ‘cost of living crisis’ have adversely impacted living standards and the economy

turmoil. The COVID-19 pandemic, the Russia-Ukraine war, and the associated ‘cost of living crisis’ have crisis caused by her ‘mini-budget’. No previous post-war parliament had seen the tenancy of 10 Downing Street largest rise in public spending spend since World War II – indicates that support for further increases


Centre for Cities · 12 June 2024 English

A common benchmark for the UK economy is how it performs against other G7 countries. Despite this, very little is understood about how cities in the G7 measure up, and …

Blitz – sites in the City redeveloped after the war were eventually rebuilt to much greater heights


NYU: New York University · 11 June 2024 English

(Editor’s Note: This article is part of our new symposium on the ICC and the Israel-Hamas war.) The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) Karim Khan’s recent announcement that his office

our new symposium on the ICC and the Israel-Hamas war.) The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court


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