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EU Blackmailed by Turkey, Member States blackmailed by EU

EU Blackmailed by Turkey, Member States blackmailed by EU

The crème-de-la-crème efforts of the EU to address the refugee crisis are pathetic.

03 June 2016

by Valerijus Simulik

Paris to Open Camp for Several Hundred Migrants

Paris to Open Camp for Several Hundred Migrants

Major says city ‘will not stand by and do nothing’

31 May 2016

Greece begins moving migrants from Idomeni camp

Greece begins moving migrants from Idomeni camp

Greece has begun evacuating thousands of stranded migrants from the makeshift Idomeni camp on its northern border with Macedonia.

24 May 2016

Turks won't get EU visa waiver before 2017: Bild newspaper

Turks won't get EU visa waiver before 2017: Bild newspaper

The German government does not expect Turks to get visa-free entry into the European Union before 2017 because Ankara will not fulfill the conditions for that by the end of this year, newspaper Bild cited sources in Berlin as saying on Monday.

23 May 2016

Migrant crisis: Majority would welcome refugees - survey

Migrant crisis: Majority would welcome refugees - survey

One in ten people would accept refugees in his country, with many even ready to take them into their own home, a global survey suggests

19 May 2016

SEXUAL-JIHAD AND THE PASSIVITY OF EUROPEAN GOVERNMENTS

SEXUAL-JIHAD AND THE PASSIVITY OF EUROPEAN GOVERNMENTS

The massive rapes on New Year's Eve 2015 shocked European public opinion

17 May 2016

by Ester Gallego

UK bows to pressure, will accept Syrian children from Europe

UK bows to pressure, will accept Syrian children from Europe

Britain’s government bowed to pressure Wednesday and agreed to take in some unaccompanied children from Syria who have made their way to Europe

04 May 2016

Opinion: 1

US weighing under-the-radar routes for Syrian refugees?

US weighing under-the-radar routes for Syrian refugees?

The Obama administration appears to be bowing to international pressure and pursuing under-the-radar “alternative” ways to bring in more Syrian and other refugees -- as soon as this year

29 April 2016

How ISIS Smuggles Terrorists Among Syrian Refugees

How ISIS Smuggles Terrorists Among Syrian Refugees

In the Paris attacks, only four of the 198 refugees who arrived on Leros on a certain day were terrorists. That is just 2 percent, but that 2 percent killed 130 people

28 April 2016

Obama urges Europeans to fight forces of xenophobia and division

Obama urges Europeans to fight forces of xenophobia and division

U.S. President urged his European allies to stop being isolated and nationalist and pressed Europe to remain united and open to refugees fleeing war and poverty

25 April 2016

Austria presidential election: Far-right Freedom Party 'comes top in vote'

Austria presidential election: Far-right Freedom Party 'comes top in vote'

Austria’s far-right, anti-immigrant party has come out comfortably on top in Austria's presidential vote

24 April 2016

Migrants seek new routes into Balkans after formal borders sealed

Migrants seek new routes into Balkans after formal borders sealed

After weeks stranded at a closed border in northern Greece, migrants and refugees are seeking out new, irregular routes to get into Macedonia

24 April 2016

SALAFISM IN CATALONIA: A NEW BELGIUM IN SOUTHERN EUROPE?

SALAFISM IN CATALONIA: A NEW BELGIUM IN SOUTHERN EUROPE?

We still do not realize that Belgium is a country of immigration like all Europe is becoming.

21 April 2016

by Ester Gallego

EU to propose visa-free travel for Turks May 4 if terms met

EU to propose visa-free travel for Turks May 4 if terms met

The European Union's executive said on Wednesday it will propose on May 4 granting Turks visa-free travel to the bloc from late June -- if Ankara meets the remaining conditions

20 April 2016

Europe can't be home to millions of refugees

Europe can't be home to millions of refugees

The former German chancellor has raised concerns about the number of refugees entering Europe

17 April 2016

Orthodox Patriarch Urges Europe to Open Doors to Refugees

Orthodox Patriarch Urges Europe to Open Doors to Refugees

Patriarch Bartholomew, the spiritual leader of Orthodox Christians, is urging Europe to stop trying to divide what he calls economic migrants from asylum seekers

16 April 2016

EU’s Tusk Says Migrant Deal With Turkey Isn’t Perfect

EU’s Tusk Says Migrant Deal With Turkey Isn’t Perfect

European Council chief’s comment followed criticism of agreement from humanitarian organizations

13 April 2016

One Third Of ‘Asylum Seekers’ In Capital Are Criminals

One Third Of ‘Asylum Seekers’ In Capital Are Criminals

The new statistics reveal that of 21,000 official asylum seekers who were living in capital city Vienna at the end of 2015, nearly one third — 6,403 — are criminals.

11 April 2016

Migrant Crisis: Deportations resume from Greece to Turkey

Migrant Crisis: Deportations resume from Greece to Turkey

The second group of deported migrants has arrived by ferry in Turkey from Greece as part of an EU deal to reduce the numbers reaching Europe

08 April 2016

Merkel’s slow exit strategy … and Erdogan`s role in it

Merkel’s slow exit strategy … and Erdogan`s role in it

This Monday the first refugees are being sent back from Greece to Turkey. But what is behind the EU-Turkey deal?

06 April 2016

by Tobias Nase

Migrant crisis: Greece starts deportations to Turkey

Migrant crisis: Greece starts deportations to Turkey

Scores of migrants boarded ferries on the Greek island of Lesbos and arrived in Dikili, western Turkey

04 April 2016

Migrant crisis: Concerns rise as EU-Turkey deal looms

Migrant crisis: Concerns rise as EU-Turkey deal looms

There is growing concern over a lack of preparation for the plan to send migrants back from Greece to Turkey, two days before it goes into effect.

02 April 2016

10,000 Millionaires Have Left France Due To Fears Over Islam, Crime And Immigration

10,000 Millionaires Have Left France Due To Fears Over Islam, Crime And Immigration

An astonishing 10,000 millionaires left France in 2015 thanks to rising social tensions caused by Islamic immigration and terrorism

01 April 2016

Italy Gears Up for Hundreds of Thousands of New Migrants as Other European Routes Close

Italy Gears Up for Hundreds of Thousands of New Migrants as Other European Routes Close

Italian Coast Guard vessel rescued 774 migrants in the Strait of Sicily between Italy and North Africa, one of a seemingly endless series of new waves of migrants moving north

31 March 2016

When the Left didn’t support all refugees: The example of Vietnam. Part two.

When the Left didn’t support all refugees: The example of Vietnam. Part two.

Continuing the story of how leftists became protecting illegal immigrants and why immigration is not necessarily a war consequence

27 March 2016

by Van Gelis

After Brussels attack Poland to say 'no' to refugees

After Brussels attack Poland to say 'no' to refugees

Poland has gone back on an earlier commitment to accept refugees, citing the recent terror attacks in Brussels.

24 March 2016

Enough with the teddy bears and tears: it’s time to take our civilization back

Enough with the teddy bears and tears: it’s time to take our civilization back

Candles, flowers, hashtags. These are the best solutions the Western world seems to come up with every few months when we are slammed by another Islamist terrorist attack. We are our own sickness

24 March 2016

Finland and Russia Temporarily Close Border to Migrants

Finland and Russia Temporarily Close Border to Migrants

Due to restrictions, only Finnish, Russian and Belarusian citizens will be allowed to cross the Arctic border between two countries for 180 days

23 March 2016

When the Left Hated Mass Migrations and Didn’t ‘Welcome All Refugees’: Part One

When the Left Hated Mass Migrations and Didn’t ‘Welcome All Refugees’: Part One

There was a time in the past when the Left hated immigrants and didn’t ‘Welcome All Refugees’. Since the Soviet Union collapsed, it became fashionable in the West to support mass migration in the name of helping the ‘poor’, promoting ‘diversity’ and combatting hate crimes all in the name of ‘tolerance’.

20 March 2016

by Van Gelis

Germany learns how to send back migrants — pay them

Germany learns how to send back migrants — pay them

To regulate the refugee population, Germany might want to adopt a common rule: to deport an immigrant peacefully – pay (or bribe) him

20 March 2016

Refugee crisis: There's a deal, but implementing it won't be easy

Refugee crisis: There's a deal, but implementing it won't be easy

The migrant crisis has put the EU to shame. Refugee misery. Asylum seekers' agony. Chaos, friction and division.

19 March 2016

HUNGARY DEFIES EU WITH A REFERENDUM ON RECEIVING REFUGEES

HUNGARY DEFIES EU WITH A REFERENDUM ON RECEIVING REFUGEES

EU is increasingly contested by European citizens when they are democratically consulted

17 March 2016

by Enric Ravello Barber

Hundreds of refugees make defiant journey on foot into Macedonia

Hundreds of refugees make defiant journey on foot into Macedonia

Hundreds of migrants have crossed from Greece into Macedonia after finding a way through the border fence

15 March 2016

Erdogan playing Brussels like a fiddle, Hungary’s Orban the lone dissenter

Erdogan playing Brussels like a fiddle, Hungary’s Orban the lone dissenter

Isn’t it funny that all the people we’ve found to demonize over the war in Syria and the resulting refugee crisis, are actually the people who did the least to cause it?

13 March 2016

by Danielle Ryan

Greece is Being Filled with Economic Migrants, Not Refugees, While Merkel Orders More

Greece is Being Filled with Economic Migrants, Not Refugees, While Merkel Orders More

It is time to speak openly on the migration crisis: they are not refugees, they are migrants

10 March 2016

Opinion: 1

by Joshua Tartakovsky

Beware of NATO bearing gifts

Beware of NATO bearing gifts

Greece, Turkey, the Aegean, and NATO never mixed in a positive, fruitful manner.

25 February 2016

by Ioannis Mantzikos

Old Imperialisms Die Hard: Militarising the Balkan Peninsula

Old Imperialisms Die Hard: Militarising the Balkan Peninsula

Whilst old imperialisms die hard and some dream about the glory days of bygone eras, like the Austrians in the Balkans or the Germans in Greece

16 February 2016

by Van Gelis

Stopping Islamic immigration is a matter of survival

Stopping Islamic immigration is a matter of survival

Pew Research Center released a shocking report: by 2050 Islam, the religion of terror and fear, will almost equal Christianity

09 February 2016

Opinion: 1

THE EU HAS NO ANSWER TO THE REFUGEE INVASION. WE REACHED THE TIPPING POINT.

THE EU HAS NO ANSWER TO THE REFUGEE INVASION. WE REACHED THE TIPPING POINT.

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH FILIP DEWINTER FOR GIA

05 February 2016

by Enric Ravello Barber

Under migrants’ pressure, German politics becomes less governable

Under migrants’ pressure, German politics becomes less governable

If mass migration did not have an impact on the German political system until now, with the arrival of many migrants in the last months, a new picture emerges

03 February 2016

by Lionel Baland

Sweden: the end of the multicultural fantasy

Sweden: the end of the multicultural fantasy

The polls reveal: Swedish people tired of multiculturalism tend to favor the nationalist party more and more

01 February 2016

by Enric Ravello Barber

The Greek connection to Jihadi routes

The Greek connection to Jihadi routes

Greece is not only a route for jihadists trying to reach Iraq and Syria, but also a gateway into Europe for fighters returning home from the Middle East.

28 January 2016

by Ioannis Mantzikos

From Cairo to Cologne

From Cairo to Cologne

From the Culture of sexual harassment in Arab countries

26 January 2016

by Tobias Nase

THE REFUGEES AND THE KURDS

THE REFUGEES AND THE KURDS

Why is EU turning a blind eye to Turkey's human rights violations?

25 January 2016

by Miray Aslan

SEXUAL-TERRORISM IN GERMANY

SEXUAL-TERRORISM IN GERMANY

Over 1,000 “pseudo-refugees” organized in groups of violent men, set about stealing, abusing and raping German women during New Year's Eve.

22 January 2016

by Enric Ravello Barber

Cologne mayor's 'arm's length' advice to avoid sex attacks draws ridicule

Cologne mayor's 'arm's length' advice to avoid sex attacks draws ridicule

Cologne's mayor has come under fire for advising women to stay "an arm's length" from male strangers after alleged sexual assaults and muggings during New Year's Eve festivities in the German city.

07 January 2016

Opinion: 2

Sweden introduces border controls to halt flow of refugees

Sweden introduces border controls to halt flow of refugees

The new policy is intended to help slow down the flow of people seeking refuge in the country

05 January 2016

Germany is about to go to war in Syria – but with whom?

Germany is about to go to war in Syria – but with whom?

In the past the German army actually helped the terrorists in Syria.

03 December 2015

by Tobias Nase

Writers

chief editor

Joshua Tartakovsky

Analysis should serve as a method to better understand our world, not to obscure it.

Materials: 42

Specialization: Israel and the Middle East, US politics

Materials: 7

Specialization: Balkans, NATO and EU policies, Strategic communications

Materials: 3

Specialization: Foreign politics, Immigration, Human rights.

Materials: 2

Specialization: Political Science, Social Anthropology

Materials: 3

Specialization: Eastern Europe

Materials: 14

Specialization: Industrial Safety, Corporations

Materials: 12

Specialization: Eastern Europe, Labor movement

Materials: 3

Specialization: American history, way of life, and principles

Danielle Ryan

Ireland

Materials: 10

Specialization: US foreign policy, US-Russia relations and media bias

Materials: 20

Specialization: War, Racism, Capitalist exploitation, Civil rights

Materials: 8

Specialization: Modern Japanese History, Modern Chinese History, Military History, History of Counterinsurgency, History of Disobedience, Dynamics of Atrocities in Wartime

Dovid Katz

Lithuania

Materials: 3

Specialization: Holocaust Revisionism and Geopolitics; East European Far Right & Human Rights; Yiddish Studies & Litvak Culture

Materials: 20

Specialization: History, Catalunya, Spain, Geopolitics, Nationalism in Europe, Islamization, Immigration

Materials: 5

Materials: 3

Specialization: migration, international relations

Materials: 1

Specialization: Syria, US Foreign policy and strategies, BRICS/SCO

Materials: 19

Specialization: Balkans, Yugoslavia

Materials: 10

Specialization: Jihadist Groups, Islamic Terrorism, Global Security

Materials: 4

Specialization: Geopolitics

Materials: 4

Specialization: Media and government relations

Materials: 2

Specialization: Latin America, Brazil

Jay Watts

Canada

Materials: 2

Specialization: History, Marxism-Leninism, Imperialism, Anti-imperialism.

Materials: 2

Specialization: International Relations, Sociology, Geostrategy

Materials: 1

Specialization: civil rights

Lionel Baland

Belgium

Materials: 22

Specialization: Euroscepticism, Patriotic parties of Europe

Maram Susli

Australia

Materials: 3

Specialization: Geopolitics

Materials: 2

Specialization: Civil rights, Racism, US politics

Materials: 1

Specialization: geopolitics, economics

Max J. Schindler

Palestine-Israel

Materials: 9

Specialization: Politics

Miray Aslan

Turkey

Materials: 12

Specialization: Media, Politics

Materials: 5

Specialization: Politics, International relations

Navid Nasr

Croatia

Materials: 13

Specialization: Global security, Politics

Materials: 9

Specialization: Development of European Union, Non-governmental organizations, Politics and economics in Baltic States

Materials: 9

Specialization: Greece, Crisis of the US hegemony; Israel / Occupied Palestine, Oppression of Black people in the US

Materials: 4

Specialization: geopolitics, Russia, USSR

Pedro Marin

Brazil

Materials: 17

Specialization: Latin America, Ukraine, North Korea

Materials: 13

Specialization: Sustainable development, International relations, Comparative European politics, European integration, Eastern European politics and EU-Russia relations

Materials: 8

Specialization: Politics

Materials: 16

Specialization: Counterterrorist Finance

Seyit Aldogan

Greece

Materials: 3

Specialization: ISIS, Middle East, Globalization, Migrant crisis

Materials: 1

Specialization: Head of "Srebrenica Historical Project"

Materials: 3

Specialization: Economy, Social politics

Stevan Gajic

Serbia

Materials: 1

Specialization: Full time researcher at the Institute for European Studies

Materials: 5

Specialization: Geopolitics, Geoeconomics

Materials: 2

Specialization: Civil rights

Tobias Nase

Germany

Materials: 8

Specialization: Syria, US Foreign policy, Ukraine

Valerijus Simulik

Lithuania

Materials: 2

Specialization: Politics and economics in Baltic States, education and science, non - governmental organizations, globalization and EU

Van Gelis

Greece

Materials: 17

Specialization: Middle East

Materials: 1

Specialization: Kosovo, Serbia, Belgrad bombing

Materials: 5

Specialization: international relations, Russia

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