Cookies

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

IBRU: Centre for Borders Research

Boundary news search guidance

To search the IBRU boundary news database, simply enter keywords and/or phrases (each separated by a space) in the search box below. Phrases consist of several words, enclosed in double quotes - to be consider a match, all words in the phrase must match, exactly as written. Keywords/phrases can be the names of countries, places or people, activities (eg smuggling, migration) - anything you like.

If you enter a single keyword/phrase, the search will return all records containing that word/phrase. If you enter two or more keywords/phrases, the search will return all records which contain any of those words/phrases. If you precede a word/phrase with a plus sign, that word/phrase must be present for a match.

If you wish to restrict your search to a specific boundary, check the 'Search Boundary Field only' box before submitting your search.

Examples:
Iran Iraq - Finds any records containing either Iran or Iraq.
+Iran +Iraq - Finds any records containing both Iran and Iraq.
“Iran Iraq” - Finds any records containing the word Iran followed immediately by the word Iraq.

Search IBRU news database Enter search term(s): (search term guidance)

Search "Boundary" field only