Telecommunications Policy

Law in orbit: International legal perspectives on cyberattacks targeting space systems

March 23, 2024
Co-authored by Yasir Gökçe, published on 23 March 2024
This paper adopts a comprehensive approach, considering perspectives from differing national stances as we review three main principles of international law: the general principle of sovereignty, the prohibition of intervention, and the prohibition of the use of force.
Arrested Lawyers

ByLock: Further evidence of tampering uncovered

January 17, 2024
by Yasir Gökçe, published on 17 January 2024
The foundational ByLock findings, crucial to the Turkish government’s mass arrests, have been exposed as riddled with substantial data manipulation and corruption.
The National Interest

Is the Middle East Ready for Another Trump Presidency?

January 8, 2024
by Haşim Tekineş, published on 8 January 2024
As the U.S. presidential elections loom later this year, current polls point to the possibility of another term for Donald Trump. Given the tumultuous impact of Trump’s previous presidency, this prospect raises significant concerns for the Middle East.

Yüksel Yalçınkaya v. Türkiye: Systemic Violations of the Nullum Crimen Principle by a Founding Member of the CoE

December 19, 2023
by Hakan Kaplankaya, published on 19 December 2023
The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) delivered a historic judgment on September 26, 2023, in the case of Yalçınkaya v. Türkiye, which addressed the conviction of an ordinary teacher on charges of “membership in a terrorist organization” held for his connection to the Gülen Group.
European Center for Populism Studies

Javier Milei’s Victory: A New Chapter for Right-Wing Populism in Argentina?

November 22, 2023
by İmdat Öner, published on 22 November 2023
Despite the global far-right’s excitement over Javier Milei’s victory, it is crucial to approach Milei’s election cautiously and avoid interpreting it as a definitive sign of a substantial conservative shift in Argentine politics.

Dolandırıcıların Gönderdiği Linke Tıklamanız Hâlinde Başınıza Gelebilecek En Kötü Senaryolar

November 4, 2023
by Yasir Gökçe, published on 5 November 2023
instituDE Direktörü ve bilgi güvenliği uzmanı Dr. Yasir Gökçe günlük hayatta karşılaştığımız siber tehditleri ve alınabilecek tedbirleri webtekno'ya anlattı.