‘New’ Humanitarianism? Turkey, Europe and the Case of Syrian Refugees.

By Jake Tacchi|June 26, 2019|News & Research|0 comments

In this short, but highly informative, article Talita Cetinoglu discusses the intervention strategies of both Turkey and Europe in response to the movement of Syrian refugees. By focusing on Turkey’s state-led humanitarianism, the article looks to unpack conceptions of ‘Western’ and ‘non-Western’ humanitarianisms, and to explore whether such classifications are relevant.

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