Drew Smith

Interested in International Security, Terrorism and Geopolitics. Constantly on the look out for my next travel adventure.

Monthly Archives: February, 2015

Debunking the Islamist versus non-Islamist framing of the current chaos: extremism has little to do with Libya’s polarisation into two rival blocs

Three and a half years after NATO’s intervention created the space for the ouster of Col Muammar Gaddaffi, Libya is once again failing as a state and teeters on the … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · 1 Comment

THE FIRST 100 DAYS OF THE UK’S CAMPAIGN AGAINST THE ISLAMIC STATE

My research and analysis was recently included in this report, published by defence and security think-tank The Henry Jackson Society, on the first 100 days of the UK’s campaign against the … Continue reading

February 4, 2015 · Leave a comment