Day: March 14, 2020

Violence In Greek-Turkish Border Enters Second Week

Origins Of The Crisis In late February, following Turkey’s announcement opening its borders towards continental Europe, thousands of migrants and refugees made their way to the Greek border. This resulted in violence on both sides, with Greece and European Union claiming a coordinated attack and Turkey an overwhelmed system. Both

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COVID-19: UK Government’s Controversial Response

As of March 12th, confirmed coronavirus cases in the UK have risen to 590. The true number of cases could be much higher. Moving from the “containing” phase to the “delaying” phase, the National Health Service system is on an emergency footing. Although 30 designated hospitals are still receiving patients,

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Germany Upholds Headscarf Ban For Legal Trainees

The highest court in Germany ruled on Thursday, Feb. 27, that a ban prohibiting Muslim trainee lawyers from wearing headscarves in court, in the state of Hesse, is constitutional on the basis of religious neutrality. The ruling is one of many that bans Muslim headscarves in Germany. Each German state

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