By Pranay Manocha

Photo: CPOA(Phot) Tam McDonald/MOD

The weaponry in use in Syria

The objectives of the various belligerents in the Syrian Civil War vary greatly: some purportedly moral, some economic, some territorial and even religious. These different motivations align intermittently, leading to some unlikely partnerships.

Landscape near Senafe, Eritrea. Photo: Andrea Moroni/Flickr

Where in the world is Eritrea?

Stifling of media freedoms and the large scale imprisonment and torture of its political opponents, has meant that Eritrea is one of the least free countries in the world.