closely related issues

The closely related issues are defined editorially not technically. One might take a fixed number from the list of related issues but this is not the process of Living Platform itself and does not enable the open politics web:

The definition of OP:next_issue - which establishes the degree of closeness in any list of all issues - should take into account that entangled issues that cannot be separated, e.g.
Obviously all such entangled concepts imply some idea of causality. That idea must be assumed by the editors.