Owen Bennett-Jones

Recognising threats

Recognising threats

Militaries should be asking: ‘what’s coming next?’

Published Jun 02, 2020 06:37am
Slip-ups in Iraq

Slip-ups in Iraq

How did Iran end up more powerful than the US in Iraq?

Published May 05, 2020 06:20am
Surrender again?

Surrender again?

The message is: those who violently defy the state can demand a reward.

Published Mar 03, 2020 07:01am
The real danger

The real danger

Isn’t the most damaging thing that all Pakistanis are uncertain as to what is true and what isn’t?

Updated Feb 04, 2020 08:15am
Who wants war?

Who wants war?

At times such as this there is much talk of how a single miscalculation can lead to war.

Updated Jan 07, 2020 09:10am
Big little lies

Big little lies

There’s something new in the world of conspiracy theories.

Published Dec 21, 2017 06:51am
Eluding definition

Eluding definition

The concept of an Islamic state will always be contested.

Published Nov 30, 2017 06:34am
Democracy’s path

Democracy’s path

They had identical tasks but went down different roads.

Published Nov 09, 2017 06:11am
The fun never really ends

The fun never really ends

The state continues to draw red lines and the press continues to bump up against them.

Updated Nov 09, 2017 08:02am