WHEN THE JIHADISTS HEAD HOME13.07.14Read more...
(RIEAS Academic Advisor based in Seattle, USA)
Copyright: Research Institute for European and American Studies (www.rieas.gr) based in Athens, Greece. (Publication Date: 13 July 2014)
Western intelligence is increasingly concerned about the emerging national security threat of “jihadists returning home.” These are young Muslims, born mostly in Europe, who have discovered their mystical call in joining the Islamic fanatics currently raising hell in Syria and Iraq, the two exploding flashpoints of the “Global Jihad” in the Middle East.
In 2013, RIEAS has founded the Journal of Mediterranean and Balkan Intelligence (JMBI).
The third issue (June 2014) focuses on “Modernization of Intelligence Services in the Mediterranean Region", (Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Portugal and Spain).
CALL FOR PAPERS
The next issue (December 2014) of the Journal of Mediterranean and Balkan Intelligence will explore the “European Intelligence in an Era of Change”...... Read more
IMMIGRATION TO GREECE (JUNE 2014)
- Yu-Chin Cheng, “BIS (Czech Counter-Intelligence Service) in Transformation, 1994-2014”, RIEAS: Research Paper, No.164, (July-August 2014).
- Keshav Mazumadar “Actionable Intelligence-Humint – Centric Operations ES2”, RIEAS E-Book, No.5, (September 2013).
- Nickolaos Mavromates, “Tayip Erdogan the Lonely Levantine Padisha of the Middle East”, RIEAS: Research Paper, No. 163 (August-September 2013).
ΣΥΖΗΤΩΝΤΑΣ ΓΙΑ ΤΗΝ ΚΑΤΑΠΟΛΕΜΗΣΗ ΤΗΣ ΦΟΡΟΔΙΑΦΥΓΗΣ
Copyright: TVXS on line. (Publication Date on RIEAS web site: 13 July 2014)
Ο βασικός στόχος στην μάχη ενάντια στην φοροδιαφυγή και την παραοικονομία είναι η καταπολέμηση της μεγάλης φοροδιαφυγής και η δημιουργία αντικινήτρων για την ανάπτυξή της. Η μεγάλη φοροδιαφυγή οδηγεί στην απόκρυψη εισοδημάτων και στην ύπαρξη ιδιωτικής ζωής και κατανάλωσης που δεν δικαιολογούνται από τα δηλωθέντα εισοδήματα... Read more
THE CASE FOR AN ENERGY ALLIANCE BETWEEN GREECE, CYPRUS AND ISRAEL
George X. Protopapas
(RIEAS Media Analyst)
Copyright: Geopolitical Monitor on line (Publication Date on RIEAS web site: 13 July 2014)
The European Union is looking for supply alternatives in order to reduce its energy dependence on Russian gas, particularly after relations between the West and Russia deteriorated following the Ukraine crisis.
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IS THE ‘CRISIS OF SECULARISM’ IN WESTERN EUROPE THE RESULT OF MULTICULTURALISM?
(Master's student in the MSc of Ethnicity and Multiculturalism in the Department of Sociology of the University of Bristol, UK)
Copyright: Research Institute for European and American Studies (www.rieas.gr), Publication Date on 19 July 2014
Prof. Anis Bajrektarevic famously claimed that “…the conglomerate of nation-states/EU has silently handed over one of its most important debates – that of European identity – to the wing-parties, recently followed by the several selective and contra-productive foreign policy actions...... Read more