Uninvited Guests of the Inhospitable Sea

Due to the increase of migrants illegally crossing to Europe through the Black Sea, the European Union may need to re-knock on Turkey’s door in order to stop the crisis from cultivating.

The Hunchback of Germany: Right Populism

What does Germany stand for? Freedom and liberalism or populism? Is this the Germany, which is being dreamt of and which is being constructed for the future? Are universal values being sacrificed for short-term political scores and gains?

What is Turkey’s Shale Gas Potential?

The existing shale gas potential of Turkey, though not abundant, can still decrease the country’s natural gas dependency, which is approximately 99 per cent. But how about the cost-benefit analyses?

New Cold War heats up around Cyprus

A new axis is forming in the Eastern Mediterranean, with Cyprus at the heart of a dispute between Turkey and its neighbors over hydrocarbon exploration in a region that is gradually succumbing to Russian influence.