Is Kurdish Statehood Finally Within Reach?

The Kurds may be getting closer to achieving their century-old quest for independence. With a population estimated at thirty million, the Kurds are the fourth-largest ethnic group in the Middle East and one of the world’s largest groups without a…

Israel’s Indefinite Detention of “Infiltrators”

On January 1, 2018, Israel’s Population, Immigration and Borders Authority (PIBA) announced that the state would indefinitely detain thousands of Eritrean and Sudanese nationals—legally referred to as “infiltrators”—if they refuse to leave for Rwanda or Uganda by March 31, 2018….