The U.S. decision to abandon Syrian rebels in the southern region has led to a trust issue between the YPG-dominated SDF and the U.S. administration.
What was the role of Turkey’s Directorate of Religious Affairs during the July 15 coup attempt?
FETO is not only a threat for Turkey but one for all countries that still allow for the group to operate within their borders.
The state of emergency in Turkey was necessary for the fight against FETO and now it could be permanently uplifted on July 18 depending on the decision made by the Parliament.
There was never innocence within FETO and the members of the criminal cult only paid respect to their leader – Fetullah Gulen – who they believed to be the “messiah.”
“While the EU’s grand effort to keep the JCPOA alive seems to fail in the future, unlike the U.S., the participant countries have shown that they still maintain the channel of communication with the government of Iran.”
In his attempt to undermine China’s hegemony in the Asia Pacific, Trump is harming the Western alliance.
The June 24 elections were the first general elections that were held in the aftermath of the failed military coup attempt on July 15, 2016, and as such they represented the dawn of democratic normalization and a potential end to the state of emergency that was declared after the coup.
“The African proverb goes to say that when two elephants wrestle, it is only the grass on which the wrestle taking place will be harmed. Iraq looks like it has become the grass affected by the two fighting elephants: Iran and the U.S.”
There are a couple of changes that Turkey can pursue within its transformation to a presidential system in order to restrcture its macroeconomic governance.