Special Reports & Advisories
Mexico: A Parallel Cartel State?

Mexico: A Parallel Cartel State?

REPORT • Oct 2019

On 17 October, a prolonged and bloody shootout between Mexican security forces and cartel members was triggered following the detention of Ovidio Guzman Lopez. The fighting killed 13 people and resulted in the operation being suspended. The Mexican authorities lost a battle in their own country against the cartels... is this the new status quo?

Unrest Over Inequality Paralyses Chile

Unrest Over Inequality Paralyses Chile

REPORT • Oct 2019

Chile has seen a series of violent protests in recent days that have resulted in a deterioration of the security environment.

Turkish Operation Peace Spring: A New Syrian Frontline?

Turkish Operation Peace Spring: A New Syrian Frontline?

REPORT • Oct 2019

On 10 October, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan officially initiated an offensive military campaign, Operation Peace Spring, in northern Syria, with the declared objective of creating a safe zone in the Kurdish-held territories along its southern border.

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President seeks asylum in Mexico amid Bolivian Protests
12th November 2019

President seeks asylum in Mexico amid Bolivian Protests

SITUATION SUMMARY Evo Morales has resigned as the President of Bolivia on 10 November and, a day later, the ousted president accepted political asylum in Mexico and departed from the country, being transported to...

Diwali 2019 and Relating Travel Risks
22nd October 2019

Diwali 2019 and Relating Travel Risks

SITUATION SUMMARY Diwali, also know as Deepavali, is the annual Hindu festival of light that celebrates the spiritual victory of good over evil, and light over dark. In the days leading up to and...

Ecuador Demonstrations and The State of Emergency
10th October 2019

Ecuador Demonstrations and The State of Emergency

SITUATION SUMMARY Thousands of protesters have been taking to the streets in Ecuador over the past ten days. While the unrest was initially triggered by the elimination of petrol and diesel subsidies, it has...

World Maritime Day 2019 – Piracy and Maritime Insecurity in the 21st Century
27th September 2019

World Maritime Day 2019 – Piracy and Maritime Insecurity in the 21st Century

World Maritime Day falls on 26th September 2019 In 2010 Solace Global started out as Solace Global Maritime – providing armed security on vessels transiting the High Risk Piracy Area’s. Throughout the years the company...