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Ten conflicts to watch in 2022 (Chatham House)

Richard Atwood, International Crisis Group’s executive vice president discusses today’s and tomorrow’s most dangerous wars and crises.

  • With Russia massing troops on Ukraine’s border, the Taliban seizing power in Afghanistan and Ethiopia’s civil war intensifying, what does the past year tell us about the state of international peace and security?
  • How do rising tensions among major powers impact multilateral efforts to make peace?
  • What change has new US president Joe Biden brought?
  • What about the impact of the pandemic, particularly as new variants emerge, and the worsening climate crisis?

Ten conflicts to watch in 2022 (