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CYBER QUARTERLY REVIEW Q3 2021

High-profile cyber groups re-emerge despite global law enforcement agencies' continued crackdown Summary of trends: Q3 saw the resurgence of several...
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SUB. Afghanistan: Tougher Tests Lie Ahead for Taliban’s Resolve to Govern

Key Takeaways  The new Afghan interim government comprises male, Pashtun members of the Taliban inner circle; it is not an...
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SUB. Gulf-Afghanistan: Taliban Rule Threatens to Further Upset Regional Dynamics

Key Takeaways    The Taliban takeover of Afghanistan threatens to exacerbate regional divides and upset delicate balances, particularly between Gulf states amongst whom relations remain fragile. Notably, should Qatar adopt a more dominant role as regional power broker, it risks straining recently revived...
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SUB: Nigeria – Security Challenges will Dampen Bill’s Impact on Oil Industry

Key Takeaways  The Nigerian government has passed the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), a major piece of legislation that multiple governments...
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SUB: AFGHANISTAN – SIBYLLINE CEO: INTERNATIONAL THREAT HINGES ON TALIBAN’S ABILITY TO CONSOLIDATE POWER

The Taliban's full takeover of Afghanistan on 15 August will have profound security implications for the country and wider region...
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SUB: Assessment on the Fallout of the Pegasus Surveillance Scandal

General Overview On 18 July, an investigation conducted by a consortium of international news organisations and human rights groups, including...
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SUB: Extinction Rebellion Protests Will Bring Disruption To Urban Centres In August

Background The environmentalist activist group Extinction Rebellion (XR) will hold various "Rebellions" this month in Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and...
Mercer Vessel Attack Accelerates Instability In Persian Gulf; Threatens Trajectory Of Iranian Nuclear Talks

SUB: Mercer Vessel Attack Accelerates Instability In Persian Gulf; Threatens Trajectory Of Iranian Nuclear Talks

Key Takeaways The escalation of Israel and Iran's "shadow war" threatens to destabilise already fragile political environments in the region,...
SUB Rising Water Insecurity Will Compound Regional Security Challenges

SUB: Rising Water Insecurity Will Compound Regional Security Challenges

Key Takeaways On 26 July, the Kazakh Ministry of Agriculture imposed a six-month ban on the export of certain agricultural...
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ALERT: France – Mandatory Vaccination Policy Sparks Anti-Vaccine Protests Nationwide

In a nationwide televised address on 12 July, French President Emmanuel Macron announced a new package of measures intended to...

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