In: middle east

The fate of the Iran nuclear deal
May 17, 2018

The ink on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) of 2015, has barely dried yet the fate of the…

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Security implications of moving the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem a hot spot for the Israeli-Palestine conflict
May 17, 2018

On 06 December, the President of the United States (US) announced his decision to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv…

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How Trump’s Middle East Policies Foster Uncertainty
June 8, 2017

“Defense first, diplomacy last, development never – and don’t even ask about democracy” (New Republic 2017)

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The attack on Syria and the new chapter of the western imperialist hypocrisy
April 30, 2017

Aggression is the use of armed force by a State against the sovereignty, territorial integrity or political independence of another State,…

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Beyond Belief: the modern tragedy of refugees
April 26, 2017

Refugee levels have increased significantly recently due to conflicts globally. Today a total of 65.3 million people around the world have…

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Don’t Let ISIS Get Away With Genocide
April 25, 2017

„Don’t let ISIS get away with Genocide”, demanded human rights lawyer Amal Clooney in her speech on March 9, 2017, at…

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All Hail President Donald Trump
November 9, 2016

Donald Trump once posted a picture of himself on Facebook with a bucket of Kentucky Fried Chicken, apparently to have an…

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Like Oil and Water? Islam and Democracy in the Middle East
September 12, 2015

Author’s Note: This article was previously written in 2011 without a title during the height of the Arab Spring. At that…

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Turkey’s power in the Mediterranean region and the implications on its relations with the European Union
June 20, 2015

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Irregular immigration and the EU system: Towards a multifaceted solution
May 10, 2015

On April 20th 2015 a boat carrying migrants from Libya to Italy capsized and sank off the Mediterranean Sea, causing the…

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