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25 Nov 2015 description

Turkish officials say their fighter jets shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border on Tuesday 24 November after warning it ten times in the space of five minutes that it was violating Turkish airspace. Moscow said that a SU-24 was downed but could prove the aircraft never left Syrian airspace, with President Vladimir Putin himself saying it was 1km inside Syria. Drawing on the expertise of its analysts covering Syria, Turkey and Russia, International Crisis Group has compiled this background Q&A on possible dangers ahead.

12 Nov 2015 description

We, the undersigned organizations, urge a coordinated global response to the escalating human rights crisis in Burundi, before it is too late. With an increase in killings – many by the security forces –, inflammatory and threatening public statements by high level officials and provocative attacks on the security forces by armed opposition, the international community is being put to the test.

05 Nov 2015 description

Burundi again faces the possibility of mass atrocities and civil war. Escalating violence, increasingly hardline rhetoric and the continued stream of refugees (more than 200,000) indicate that divisions are widening, and the “national dialogue” is doing little to relieve the mounting tensions. According to Crisis Group’s sources as well as media reports, it appears that President Pierre Nkurunziza and those around him intend to use force to end the protests that have been held in Bujumbura since April.

02 Nov 2015 description

October 2015 – Trends

  • Deteriorated situations
    Central African Republic, Israel/Palestine, Macedonia, Republic of Congo, South China Sea, Turkey

  • Improved situations

November 2015 – Watchlist
- Conflict risk alerts

  • Conflict resolution opportunities

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30 Nov 2015 description
job Closing date: 03 Jan 2016 International Crisis Group

Organisational profile:

The International Crisis Group (Crisis Group) is an independent, nonprofit,

non-governmental organisation, with some 130 staff members on five continents,

working through field-based analysis and high-level advocacy to prevent and resolve deadly

conflict. Employment at Crisis Group provides a challenging and intellectually stimulating

work environment, be it in field locations or in one of our advocacy offices, working as a team

30 Nov 2015 description
job Closing date: 20 Dec 2015 International Crisis Group


Crisis Group is currently seeking a volunteer to assist its Digital team for a period of six months starting at the beginning of January 2016. The volunteer will provide daily support to staff of the Digital team in the Brussels Headquarters, part of the larger Communications and Outreach department.


  • Update web content and post routine changes on Crisis Group's website and blog;

  • Support the production of multimedia content, such as videos podcasts, interactives;