New Zealand Muslims

New Zealand Muslims

The Muslim presence in New Zealand, which started at the end of the 19th century, has increased rapidly in the last two decades from the effect of the country's changing immigration policies.

Dissecting Syria’s military bases

Dissecting Syria’s military bases

Syria has become a playground for five key players, each of whom is seeking to protect its interests, consolidate its military presence, redraw its influence map, and strengthen its bargaining position when the final political solution process begins.

  • Human Rights
  • Muslim Minorities
  • Islamic World
Lost Security in Northern Syria Safe Zones

Lost Security in Northern Syria Safe Zones

December 29, 2020

Between the absent common interests and the stalking enemies, nearly two million Syrians in northern Syria live in a state of renewed terror, where complete security loss could happen anytime


New Zealand Muslims

New Zealand Muslims

February 23, 2021

The Muslim presence in New Zealand, which started at the end of the 19th century, has increased rapidly in the last two decades from the effect of the country's changing immigration policies.

Secular Extremism in Europe

Secular Extremism in Europe

November 26, 2020

The possibilities of representing Muslim minorities in modern European states are decreasing every passing day. The basic ideology of political representation in liberal democracies makes it difficult if not impossible to represent Muslims as Muslims.


Forgotten Exclaves of Azerbaijan

Forgotten Exclaves of Azerbaijan

November 5, 2020

The Soviet Union's divide and rule policy and its exploitation of ethnic and social conflicts to construct artificial borders constitute complex border problems in today's Post-Soviet countries.


  • Humanitarian Diplomacy
  • Humanitarian Relief
  • War and Conflict
What is next in the Bangsamoro?

What is next in the Bangsamoro?

December 10, 2018

The peace process, which began in 1997 between the Philippine government and the (MILF) Moro Islamic Liberation Front, passed a new phase with the signing of the Comprehensive Agreement in 2014. Both sides worked to protect the peace process from this date until the law will be ratified. On July 27, 2018, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte approved the Bangsamoro Organic Law and steps have been taken for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM)

Humanitarian Diplomacy: A Conceptual Discussion

Humanitarian Diplomacy: A Conceptual Discussion

October 23, 2018

Considering the challenges there appears an interesting dilemma: rather than the non-state armed actors, humanitarian organizations are challenged more by the states who are mostly funding the activities. This brings about the need to invest in how to use the states to increase the leverage capacity of the NGOs. It is clear that without the permission of states humanitarian assistance cannot be possible, whether it is because of funds, or access related assertiveness. To overcome the challenges,

Dissecting Syria’s military bases

Dissecting Syria’s military bases

February 16, 2021

Syria has become a playground for five key players, each of whom is seeking to protect its interests, consolidate its military presence, redraw its influence map, and strengthen its bargaining position when the final political solution process begins.

Lost Security in Northern Syria Safe Zones

Lost Security in Northern Syria Safe Zones

December 29, 2020

Between the absent common interests and the stalking enemies, nearly two million Syrians in northern Syria live in a state of renewed terror, where complete security loss could happen anytime