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Blockchain for Refugees: Great Hopes, Deep Concerns

Blockchain has been much in the news lately thanks to the speculative cryptocurrency market. It is increasingly being touted as something of a magic...
Emre Eren Korkmaz, in this opinion paper, emphasis upon the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the growing sustainability policies.

How Might AI Transform Corporate Sustainability Policies?

Rapid technological development in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) has triggered a growing debate about its ethical, political and legal implications for our...
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Migrant Hostages: A Lucrative Business in Turkey

Last week’s discovery of 96 Pakistani and Afghan migrants who had spent a month chained in an Istanbul basement was met with reactions of shock...
Jeff Crisp, the research associate in Chatham House, wrote on the current situation and measures to deal with the deteriorating circumstances in Libya

Don’t Expect to See Any Immediate Solutions in Libya

Jeff Crisp, the research associate in Chatham House, wrote on the current situation and measures to deal with the deteriorating circumstances in Libya
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Why the Greek Council of State Decision Won’t Pave the Way for Forcible Returns

Intro The Greek Council of State decision of 22 September 2017 is strongly politically charged. Greece is acting on behalf of the entire EU, so...
BMS Senior Fellow Doğukan Doğu wrote about what the NATO presence in the Mediterranean would mean for the European Union.

EU Needs NATO in the Mediterranean

Why the EU needs NATO on the Mediterranean Sea rather than the Aegean Sea? The increasing number of Mediterranean refugees in the last few years...
Syria's demographic and cultural structure have to be further pondered upon to provide healthier migrant management and creating better solutions.

Fragmentation Causes Wider Instability in Syria

Due to its geographical location straddling the transit point between Europe, Asia, and Africa, the Middle East has been host to numerous civilizations, ethnic groups, and religious beliefs. Thus,...
"Turkey is also your home. I believe that among you there are some who want to become citizens of Turkey." Tayyip Erdogan said.

Erdogan’s Move: Giving Citizenship to Syrians

Turkey signed the 1951 Geneva Convention, which defines the status and rights of refugees. With this decree, Ankara retains a geographic limitation to the...
The article explains why a Turkish-style replicated deal cannot be effective in the EU-Africa cooperation aiming to curb the migrant flows.

Why the Replicated Deal Won’t Work in Africa

The EU has been trying to develop a robust plan to stem the tide of irregular migration that threatens European security at a large...
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Migration Flows and Rising Far Right: Challenges for EU

After the Arab Spring, chaos engulfed the Mediterranean region. Vast amounts of immigrants from destabilized countries like Libya and Syria tried to cross the...

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