Received: 2015-12-12  |  Accepted: 2016-02-15

Title

Illegal migration and terrorism


Abstract

The connection between illegal migration and terrorism is in the focal point of security dilemmas since the beginning of the flow of migration and since the terrorist attacks in Paris in particular. The basic question is whether the terrorist organizations are able and will embed terrorists among the migrants. The essay makes a comparison between the American and European handling of refugees emphasizing the effectiveness of the American refugee’s processes. The author refers the challenges of the security services facing the Islamic State.


Keywords

illegal migration, terrorism, intelligence, security, screening of refugees, Islamic State


JEL classifications

O11


URI

http://jssidoi.org/jssi/papers/papers/view/115


DOI

10.9770/jssi.2016.5.4(10)

Authors

Kis-Benedek, József
National University of Public Service
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Title

Journal of Security and Sustainability Issues


Issue date

2016


ISSN

ISSN 2029-7017 (print)
ISSN 2029-7025 (online)

Cited

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