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Editor's Note: RUSI Journal, December 2017

Editor Dr Emma De Angelis introduces the December 2017 edition of the RUSI Journal.

In this edition, the RUSI Journal presents a photo essay by photojournalist Susan Schulman, who visited Syria in November 2017 to document life in some of the cities worst hit by the conflict – Homs and Aleppo. In the first essay to result from this visit, her poignant images illustrate the different sides of life in Homs, highlighting the contrasts of a city where wholesale destruction and daily life share the same spaces. Björn Alexander Düben explores the long-term

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Emma De Angelis

Director of Publications/Editor, RUSI Journal


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