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Evidences in FETÖ Indictments
Evidences in FETÖ Indictments
Pakistan and Turkey working in Tandem to deepen Defense Ties
Pakistan and Turkey working in Tandem to deepen Defense Ties
Turkey's Defense Industry grows steadily
Turkey's Defense Industry grows steadily
Securing Turkey’s Borders: A Proactive Strategy with High-Tech Approach
Securing Turkey’s Borders: A Proactive Strategy with High-Tech Approach
Understanding Hamas' New Political Document
Understanding Hamas' New Political Document
What is behind the Crisis in the Gulf?
What is behind the Crisis in the Gulf?
Ex-Soviet State Fighters in DAESH
Ex-Soviet State Fighters in DAESH
The New Silk Route: Turkey’s Pivot to Asia by “One Belt, One Road”
The New Silk Route: Turkey’s Pivot to Asia by “One Belt, One Road”
For the U.S. and Turkey, NATO Continues to be an Unequal, Unreliable Alliance
For the U.S. and Turkey, NATO Continues to be an Unequal, Unreliable Alliance
Erdoğan - Trump Meeting Signals a More Constructive Era in US-Turkish Relations
Erdoğan - Trump Meeting Signals a More Constructive Era in US-Turkish Relations
The Threat of DAESH Sleeper Cells and How to Contain It
The Threat of DAESH Sleeper Cells and How to Contain It
Why DAESH is So Pleasant to Israel
Why DAESH is So Pleasant to Israel
Time to Decide for the CHP: Stay the Same or Become Popularized
Time to Decide for the CHP: Stay the Same or Become Popularized
Breaking Myths: Arab-Turkish Interaction and the Syrian War
Breaking Myths: Arab-Turkish Interaction and the Syrian War
Turkey’s Domestic Surveillance Balloons vs. the US Persistent Threat Detection System
Turkey’s Domestic Surveillance Balloons vs. the US Persistent Threat Detection System
From Alliance to Tacit Containment: Changes in Turkey-US Relations
From Alliance to Tacit Containment: Changes in Turkey-US Relations
The Leftist Violence in Turkey
The Leftist Violence in Turkey
Will the Trump Administration’s Syria Policy Change after the Chemical Attack?
Will the Trump Administration’s Syria Policy Change after the Chemical Attack?
Is Marine Le Pen Far Right in the French Presidential Elections?
Is Marine Le Pen Far Right in the French Presidential Elections?
Sino-Turkish Relations in the Age of Global Transformation
Sino-Turkish Relations in the Age of Global Transformation
Rebalancing Turkey’s Foreign Policy
Rebalancing Turkey’s Foreign Policy
The Misuse of Integration as a Kampfbegriff in Germany
The Misuse of Integration as a Kampfbegriff in Germany
Why People said “Yes” in Turkey’s Referendum
Why People said “Yes” in Turkey’s Referendum
Turkey’s Prospects and Challenges for a National Missile Defense System
Turkey’s Prospects and Challenges for a National Missile Defense System
French Elections: Being an Outsider in a Post-Truth World
French Elections: Being an Outsider in a Post-Truth World
Turkey, Erdoğan, and the Wisdom of the Presidential System
Turkey, Erdoğan, and the Wisdom of the Presidential System
Turkey and its Ceremonial Parliament
Turkey and its Ceremonial Parliament
Was July 15th a Controlled Coup Attempt?
Was July 15th a Controlled Coup Attempt?
What will the Aftershocks of Turkey’s April 16 Referendum Be?
What will the Aftershocks of Turkey’s April 16 Referendum Be?
The Headscarf Decision of the European Court of Justice
The Headscarf Decision of the European Court of Justice
Is Islamophobia the New Antisemitism?
Is Islamophobia the New Antisemitism?
Hezbollah gains Ground in Syria While Humanitarian Tragedy Floats in Damascus
Hezbollah gains Ground in Syria While Humanitarian Tragedy Floats in Damascus
What the Referendum’s “Yes” means for Europe’s “No”
What the Referendum’s “Yes” means for Europe’s “No”
Shockwaves of the Syrian Conflict in Europe: The Price of Standing Aside
Shockwaves of the Syrian Conflict in Europe: The Price of Standing Aside
Sultans of Democracy Demand the Head of Erdoğan
Sultans of Democracy Demand the Head of Erdoğan
How Undemocratic Europe Can Be: The Examples of Germany and the Netherlands
How Undemocratic Europe Can Be: The Examples of Germany and the Netherlands
Melian Dialogue and Six Years of Civil War in Syria
Melian Dialogue and Six Years of Civil War in Syria
Turkey is Consolidating its Power While Facing Newly Shaped Multidimensional Threats in Syria
Turkey is Consolidating its Power While Facing Newly Shaped Multidimensional Threats in Syria
Impunity for Hate Rising in Europe
Impunity for Hate Rising in Europe
The Lost Human Capital of 28 February 1997: Post-modern Coup Turkey
The Lost Human Capital of 28 February 1997: Post-modern Coup Turkey
Towards a New Strategic Partnership between Turkey and the Gulf?
Towards a New Strategic Partnership between Turkey and the Gulf?
Paranoia and Propaganda: Russia’s Role in European Elections
Paranoia and Propaganda: Russia’s Role in European Elections
Cooperating with Assad Could Cost the YPG
Cooperating with Assad Could Cost the YPG
Trump, Media, Journalism Ethics and “Others”
Trump, Media, Journalism Ethics and “Others”
The Trump Effect on the Global Energy Game and Turkey’s Role
The Trump Effect on the Global Energy Game and Turkey’s Role
National Reconciliation in Iraq: Opportunities and Challenges
National Reconciliation in Iraq: Opportunities and Challenges
Between Anger and Sympathy: European and North American Foreign Fighters in the YPG
Between Anger and Sympathy: European and North American Foreign Fighters in the YPG
Hackers and Cyber-Security in Turkey, An Interview with Halil Öztürkci
Hackers and Cyber-Security in Turkey, An Interview with Halil Öztürkci
President at Élysée Palace, Queen at Buckingham Palace!
President at Élysée Palace, Queen at Buckingham Palace!
The Judiciary in Turkey’s New Presidential System
The Judiciary in Turkey’s New Presidential System
Why Turkey Does Not Have a Real Opposition Party
Why Turkey Does Not Have a Real Opposition Party
Turkey Steps Up Counter-Cyber Attack Efforts
Turkey Steps Up Counter-Cyber Attack Efforts
Democratization of the Republic through Presidentialism
Democratization of the Republic through Presidentialism
2016 Facebook Transparency Report and Turkey
2016 Facebook Transparency Report and Turkey
Sino-Soviet Split Redux under President Trump?
Sino-Soviet Split Redux under President Trump?
How Terror Organizations in Turkey Instrumentalize Social Media
How Terror Organizations in Turkey Instrumentalize Social Media
Checks and Balances in the Proposed Amendment to the Constitution of Turkey
Checks and Balances in the Proposed Amendment to the Constitution of Turkey
The PKK’s Child Soldiers
The PKK’s Child Soldiers
The Gülen Cult, between Modernism and Narcissism
The Gülen Cult, between Modernism and Narcissism
Questions Remain Unanswered as the PKK Enjoys Full Freedom in Europe
Questions Remain Unanswered as the PKK Enjoys Full Freedom in Europe
The Collapse of the HDP’s Politics
The Collapse of the HDP’s Politics
Diyarbakır: How far from Normalization?
Diyarbakır: How far from Normalization?
Cypriots Weary of Fragile Peace Talks
Cypriots Weary of Fragile Peace Talks
Leitkultur 2.0: How the CDU Tries to Recapture Lost Votes
Leitkultur 2.0: How the CDU Tries to Recapture Lost Votes
Who Killed Karlov?
Who Killed Karlov?
The Karlov Assassination: Questions and Answers
The Karlov Assassination: Questions and Answers
Islamophobes in Search of a New Orientalism:  Samuel Schirmbeck’s “Islamic Crusade”
Islamophobes in Search of a New Orientalism: Samuel Schirmbeck’s “Islamic Crusade”
What's Next after the Fall of Aleppo?
What's Next after the Fall of Aleppo?
Can the PKK be Viewed as a Gender Liberator?
Can the PKK be Viewed as a Gender Liberator?
Aleppo’s fall and the Role of Russian, Iranian, and YPG forces
Aleppo’s fall and the Role of Russian, Iranian, and YPG forces
Lessons on a New Kind of Political Communication to Win the Silent Majority: US Elections 2016
Lessons on a New Kind of Political Communication to Win the Silent Majority: US Elections 2016
Turkey - EU Relations recall Serge Gainsbourg’s Song: Je t’aime! Moi non plus!
Turkey - EU Relations recall Serge Gainsbourg’s Song: Je t’aime! Moi non plus!
Turkey’s Development Assistance to Transcend Boundaries
Turkey’s Development Assistance to Transcend Boundaries
Echoes of Rasputin in the Modern World
Echoes of Rasputin in the Modern World
Should Turkey be Optimistic About Trump's Presidency?
Should Turkey be Optimistic About Trump's Presidency?
Europe Plays the Wrong Movie
Europe Plays the Wrong Movie
Perils of the PKK’s Arms: The MANPADS Challenge
Perils of the PKK’s Arms: The MANPADS Challenge
If the US has Trump, France has a Myriad of Trumps
If the US has Trump, France has a Myriad of Trumps
The Vicious Cycle of Increasing PKK Terror and Hardening Security Policies in Turkey
The Vicious Cycle of Increasing PKK Terror and Hardening Security Policies in Turkey
DAESH after Mosul
DAESH after Mosul
As Washington looks to divide the Middle East, Turkey pins Hopes on Democracy
As Washington looks to divide the Middle East, Turkey pins Hopes on Democracy
Why Europe is increasingly irrelevant to the Middle East
Why Europe is increasingly irrelevant to the Middle East
US Elections: A Game without Winners for Muslims?
US Elections: A Game without Winners for Muslims?
Much Ado About Nothing! Islamophobes and Racists, don’t be Afraid!
Much Ado About Nothing! Islamophobes and Racists, don’t be Afraid!
DAESH: Documenting a Modern Heresy, Interview with Belkıs Kılıçkaya
DAESH: Documenting a Modern Heresy, Interview with Belkıs Kılıçkaya
The “Unpopular Peace”: The Colombian and Turkish Experiences
The “Unpopular Peace”: The Colombian and Turkish Experiences
Prejudice in the Western Media
Prejudice in the Western Media
The Fear of Decline: Cultural Pessimism in Europe
The Fear of Decline: Cultural Pessimism in Europe
Turkey's Double-Edged Strategy to Bring Regional Stability
Turkey's Double-Edged Strategy to Bring Regional Stability
Strategic Goal and Operational Context of the Euphrates Shield
Strategic Goal and Operational Context of the Euphrates Shield
Turkey’s July 15 Revolution
Turkey’s July 15 Revolution
Failed Coups and Their Aftermaths: European Examples
Failed Coups and Their Aftermaths: European Examples
Disclosing the Transnational Dimension of FETO
Disclosing the Transnational Dimension of FETO
How did FETO Terrorists Infiltrate the Turkish Armed Forces?
How did FETO Terrorists Infiltrate the Turkish Armed Forces?
Why should not the West love the Gülenists?
Why should not the West love the Gülenists?
How Did Iranians Approach the Failed Coup Attempt in Turkey?
How Did Iranians Approach the Failed Coup Attempt in Turkey?
Is German Law Being Politicized?
Is German Law Being Politicized?
And The Day Came
And The Day Came
The End of the Turkish-American ‘Alliance’ after the Failed Coup?
The End of the Turkish-American ‘Alliance’ after the Failed Coup?
Does the West Want a Democratic Turkey?
Does the West Want a Democratic Turkey?
A New Challenge for Turkey - US Relations: Gülen's Extradition
A New Challenge for Turkey - US Relations: Gülen's Extradition
The Defender of Democracy: The Turkish People
The Defender of Democracy: The Turkish People
Security Vulnerability and the Reorganization Dilemma: What’s Next after the Failed Coup Attempt?
Security Vulnerability and the Reorganization Dilemma: What’s Next after the Failed Coup Attempt?
A Turning Point for the Media
A Turning Point for the Media
Ein gescheiterter Putschversuch und die westliche Doppelmoral
Ein gescheiterter Putschversuch und die westliche Doppelmoral
Turkey’s Thwarted Military Coup Attempt and the Media:  A New Visual Front for Resistance
Turkey’s Thwarted Military Coup Attempt and the Media: A New Visual Front for Resistance
Public Announcement
Public Announcement
Turkey’s ISIS Problem
Turkey’s ISIS Problem
The European Paradox:  Between Islamophilia and Islamophobia
The European Paradox: Between Islamophilia and Islamophobia
Brexit and Re-discussing European Democracy
Brexit and Re-discussing European Democracy
The Impact of the Syrian Civil War on Identity Groups in Turkey
The Impact of the Syrian Civil War on Identity Groups in Turkey
The US Army Special Forces in Syria
The US Army Special Forces in Syria
Turkey Can Play a Role in Riyadh-Tehran Rapprochement
Turkey Can Play a Role in Riyadh-Tehran Rapprochement
Deficits of Freedom of Expression in Germany
Deficits of Freedom of Expression in Germany
Rebuilding Sur: Challenges and Opportunities
Rebuilding Sur: Challenges and Opportunities
PKK Setback in Nusaybin
PKK Setback in Nusaybin
The Rise of Secular Radicalization and the PKK
The Rise of Secular Radicalization and the PKK
How Can Turkish-Iranian Commonalities Outweigh the Areas of Disagreement?
How Can Turkish-Iranian Commonalities Outweigh the Areas of Disagreement?
The EU and Turkey: From the Migrant Crisis to the Visa Crisis
The EU and Turkey: From the Migrant Crisis to the Visa Crisis
The Troubling Legacy of the Sykes-Picot: A Century-Old Chaos in the Arab Middle East
The Troubling Legacy of the Sykes-Picot: A Century-Old Chaos in the Arab Middle East
Sykes-Picot: The Symbol of Western Imperialism in the Middle East
Sykes-Picot: The Symbol of Western Imperialism in the Middle East
Is the Spirit of Sykes-Picot Still Alive in the Middle East after a Century?
Is the Spirit of Sykes-Picot Still Alive in the Middle East after a Century?
Turkey and Egypt: Towards a Normalization?
Turkey and Egypt: Towards a Normalization?
Is Normalization Possible in Turkish-Egyptian Relations?
Is Normalization Possible in Turkish-Egyptian Relations?
The 2016 Elections in Iran
The 2016 Elections in Iran
What is Sectarian Politics?
What is Sectarian Politics?
Reforming the UN Security Council: A Global Necessity
Reforming the UN Security Council: A Global Necessity
Between the Privilege of Committing Crime and Political Freedoms: Parliamentary Immunities in Turkey
Between the Privilege of Committing Crime and Political Freedoms: Parliamentary Immunities in Turkey
Turkey Debates Presidentialism: Lost in Translation?
Turkey Debates Presidentialism: Lost in Translation?
PKK’s Syria Branch PYD: A Violent Non-State Actor and its Controversial Legitimacy
PKK’s Syria Branch PYD: A Violent Non-State Actor and its Controversial Legitimacy
Increasing Cooperation Between Ankara and Washington on the Syrian Issue: How About Revisiting the Safe Zone Idea?
Increasing Cooperation Between Ankara and Washington on the Syrian Issue: How About Revisiting the Safe Zone Idea?
Turkey’s Settlement Process: Back to the Original Positions?
Turkey’s Settlement Process: Back to the Original Positions?
The Syrian Crisis and Turkey-EU Relations
The Syrian Crisis and Turkey-EU Relations