Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador with the families of the 43 students who went missing in 2014 in Guerrero state. He has ordered a truth commission to investigate the unsolved disappearance.
President López Obrador campaigned on some outside-the-box ideas to 'pacify' Mexico after 12 years of extreme violence. But so far his government has emphasized traditional law-and-order policies.
French soldiers patrol the streets following an attack in Strasbourg.
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An analysis reveals that using terrorism may not be very effective in achieving long-term political goals, when compared to other peaceful means.
Muslim women pass bombed Christian shops in Nigeria: researchers and policymakers are developing complex views of organised violence.
In part 10 of the multi-disciplinary Millennium Project series, Alex Burns argues that we are getting more sophisticated in our approach to global threats and conflict. Global challenge 10: How can shared…