Antonina Łęcka is a IBDP student from Poznań, Poland and a law passionate. She organises and takes part in Model United Nations conferences. After graduating from high school, she wants to study Jurisprudence at the University of Oxford. Apart from writing articles and reading cases, she enjoys history, international politics and golf.

The Impossibility of Creating a Safe Zone in Northern Syria

On the 24th of September 2019, the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan gave a speech before the General Assembly of the UN, in which he proposed the establishment of a safe zone that would be 30 kilometres deep and 480 kilometres long, stretching along the northern border of Syria (Map 1). The safe zone would