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Drug policy in the ex-Soviet states after the introduction of new policies in the West
Thesis title in Czech: Drogová politika v bývalých sovětských státech po zavedení nových politik na Západě
Thesis title in English: Drug policy in the ex-Soviet states after the introduction of new policies in the West
Key words: protidrogová politika, postsovětské státy, nelegální drogy, pašování drog, Bývalý Sovětský svaz, vztahy mezi zločineckým světem a státem
English key words: Anti-drug policy, post-Soviet statesillicit drugs, drug smuggling, Former Soviet Union, relationships between the criminal world and state
Academic year of topic announcement: 2015/2016
Thesis type: diploma thesis
Thesis language: angličtina
Department: Department of Security Studies (23-KBS)
Supervisor: doc. PhDr. Vít Střítecký, M.Phil., Ph.D.
Author: hidden - assigned by the advisor
Date of registration: 28.02.2016
Date of assignment: 28.02.2016
Date and time of defence: 22.06.2018 12:30
Venue of defence: Jinonice - U Kříže 8, Praha 5, J3093, Jinonice - místn. č. 3093
Date of electronic submission:10.05.2018
Date of proceeded defence: 22.06.2018
Opponents: prof. PhDr. Emil Aslan, Ph.D.
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Preliminary scope of work
Již od rozpádu Sovětského svazu se do bývalých sovětských států dostaly nelegální drogy pro místní prodej a spotřebu, stejně jako i pro další tranzit do západoevropských států. Ačkoli bývalé sovětské státy tvrdí, že se věnují globálnímu boji proti drogám, jejich údajné spojení s kriminálním podsvětím, a slabé a nedostatečně rozvinuté státní instituce vyvolávají pochybnosti o upřímnosti a schopnosti jejich úsilí. V této diplomové práci je analyzován vliv nelegálních drog a hloubka souvislostí mezi státem a zločinem v regionu bývalého Sovětského svazu, a také pokrývá vztah mezi kriminalitou a terorem, což je klíčové pro pochopení vztahu zločinu a teroru pro vzájemný zisk. Výsledky studie ukázaly, že státy bývalého Sovětského svazu prokázaly různé stupně spojení s kriminálním světem, což představuje mezinárodní bezpečnostní riziko kvůli zapletení kriminálního podsvětí s tajným obchodem s drogami v souvislosti s teroristickými skupinami..
Preliminary scope of work in English
Ever since the fall of the Soviet Union, illicit drugs have begun flowing into the former Soviet states for local sale and consumption, as well as for further transit to Western European states. Though the former Soviet states claim to be dedicated to the global fight against drugs, their alleged connections to the criminal underworld and weak and underdeveloped state institutions raise doubts over the sincerity and capacity of their effort. In this diploma thesis the impact of illicit drugs and the depth of the state-crime nexus in the Former Soviet Union region is analyzed, also covering crime-terror nexus, crucial in understanding the crime-terror relationship for mutual profit. The study’s results have shown that various FSU states have shown varying degrees of connection to the criminal world, posing an international security risk due to the criminal underworld’s involvement with clandestine drug trade in connection with terrorist groups.
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