Belgian arms and technology play a far greater role in the Yemen war than previously recognised. According to the findings of the investigative research project #BelgianArms, Saudi Arabia is using Belgian weapons and technology in Yemen for ground and air operations.
Dramatic footage filmed by protesters in Sudan shows masked security agents chasing down protesters, beating them and dragging them away to secret detention centres. Who are these hit squads? Where are these detention centres? And what happens inside their walls?
Rumi fled violence in Afghanistan at a young age and travelled to Konya, in what is now Turkey. Both countries are currently mostly in the news for political tensions and war. But The Rumi Remedy did not set out to find war stories. This project documents how young people actually live with the poet, whether they struggle with fear, love or loss.
Half of the world's leading exporters of arms are European Union member states. Weighing the full impact of this trade is complicated by the lack of available information on where these arms end up. Lighthouse Reports has launched a new project, #EUarms, that aims to fill this information void and connect arms manufacturers to the final destination of their exports.