There is a huge media coverage of recent conflicts. I don't want to write about one because there are so many: www.oneworld.net/
(general information about things going wrong right now), http://www.cfcsc.dnd.ca/links/wars/index.html
('contemporary conflicts'), http://www.warreports.com/
("There is always this urge to go have a look and see what is happening, to my left, to my right, further forward. I can't resist it." Larry Burrows (1927-1971); updated daily).