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The Statesman's Yearbook 2016
    Describing himself as a 'converted democrat' ex-military dictator Muhammadu Buhari returned to power in 2015 following presidential elections. Read about the life and career of Nigeria's president here
Review

Essay

In his piece Falling Out Over Suez Barry Turner reflects on an episode that tested Anglo–American relations. find out more



Spotlight

SNAPSHOT

Zak Cope discusses the history and practices of imperialism, looking back to German capitalist expansion between 1871 and 1933. Find out more

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Focus INFOGRAPHIC

February 2016 marked the 25th anniversary of the end of the Gulf War. Our brand new infographic explores the relationship between war and natural resources…

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  Essay DID YOU KNOW?

Lebanon has the most refugees in relation to its national population of any country, at 209 per 1,000 inhabitants in mid-2015.

 

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