Riskline Informer

18 June 2017Lessons from Petya: the threat of cyberattacks in Ukraine and beyond
The Petya cyberattack that hit Ukraine and 64 other countries on 27 June should be taken as a warning that the threat of further destructive cyberattacks goes far beyond Ukraine.
11 June 2017The growing terrorist threat in Southeast Asia
A recent string of attacks in Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines highlights the growing influence of the Islamic State and its violent ideology.
03 June 2017June 2017
June 2017 Round-up: important developments and what we’re tracking for next month.
26 June 2017Security outlook in post-FARC Colombia
Despite the successful FARC demobilisation, the security situation in Nariño, Putumayo, Norte de Santander and Cauca departments is likely to worsen.
19 June 2017Public Safety Responses to a Terror Attack
Run, Hide...Then What? Government public safety response models under scrutiny.
11 June 2017Qatar’s Diplomatic Crisis
Qatar faces major economic and political challenges amid a diplomatic crisis brought on by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and several other Arab states.
05 June 2017Islamist militants seize Mindanao's Marawi City
A large-scale attack by hundreds of Islamist fighters in Marawi City is symptomatic of Mindanao's problems and indicative of more security crises to come.
31 May 2017May 2017
May 2017 Round-up: important developments and what we’re tracking for next month.
22 May 2017Increasing US military intervention in Afghanistan
Egyptian Copts struggle to respond to the Islamic State’s declaration of war on them.
16 May 2017Terror threat forces Christians to make hard choices in Egypt
Egyptian Copts struggle to respond to the Islamic State’s declaration of war on them.
04 May 2017The THAAD conundrum
Predicting Seoul’s next steps ahead of the 9 May South Korean presidential election.
02 May 2017Duterte’s changing South China Sea policy
Philippines President Duterte’s pro-China policy risks an open confrontation with his country’s security establishment over his soft stance in the South China Sea.
27 April 2017Perpetual crisis in Venezuela
Maduro likely to stay in power despite growing protests.
18 April 2017The rise of vehicle-ramming attacks in Europe
After the Stockholm attack, the latest vehicle-ramming attacks are indicative of things to come in Europe.
7 April 2017Serbian Presidential Elections
Protests erupt following Vucic’s consolidation of power.
3 April 2017Hong Kong elections and 20th anniversary of handover
Hong Kong held Chief Executive (CE) elections on 26 March and is getting ready for the 20th anniversary of handover on 1 July.