All manuscripts must be free of plagiarized content. All authors are advised to use plagiarism detection software to perform similarity checks. The editor checks the plagiarism detection of articles in this journal using Turnitin software. The maximum limit of similarity is 25%.

When plagiarism is identified, the Section Editor responsible for the review of the manuscript and the Editor-in-Chief will agree on measures according to the extent of plagiarism detected in the manuscript in agreement with the following guidelines. The Editor-in-Chief shall have the authority to deviate from these guidelines on a case-by-case basis.