A planned Nord Stream 2 pipeline project set to carry natural gas from Russia to Germany through the Baltic Sea is an attempt to divide NATO, an expert told Anadolu Agency.
The outcome of NATO’s Brussels summit will demonstrate whether the U.S.-led bloc, recently shaken by Washington’s controversial policies, will secure its effectiveness in the international community.
Turkey’s cooperation with many states in the field of energy, including those from the West and East, is not a shift of axis but rather a strategic and pragmatic move.
“The international community has reassured Assad that he may be punished for it but using chemical weapons will not spell the end of his regime. There are no signs it will be different this time around.”
“Let’s make one thing clear: Turkey’s decision to work more closely with Russia without severing its ties to the Western alliance was not an act of opportunism. The United States, the European Union and NATO created this situation by failing to treat Turkey like an ally for the past five years.”
“An episode of a TV series titled “Nizama Adanmis Ruhlar (The Souls Devoted to the Order),” which was aired in December 2014, on FETO-owned and now defunct STV channel, a Russian Ambassador was assassinated in an art gallery, which is curiously identical to Karlov’s murder.”
Despite having different interests in Syria, Turkey, Iran and Russia ought to give each other benefit of the doubt in order to secure Syria’s territorial integrity.
Politics is politics, but, Turkey, Russia and Iran are the most influential actors in Syria with the ability to formulate and initiate peace through the Astana Process.
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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.