Eşref Yalınkılıçlı

Eşref Yalınkılıçlı

Eşref Yalınkılıçlı completed his M.A studies at the Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Uppsala University and completed his second degree in Eurasian studies at Istanbul University. Currently Yalınkılıçlı is a Eurasia Analyst and works at TRT World’s Research Center.
How modern Russia navigates and balances its Soviet past

How modern Russia navigates and balances its Soviet past

November 11, 2017
By undertaking to create a new Russian identity—blending nationalism, conservatism and religion—Putin is ensuring the Bolshevik Revolution is reappraised as part of a longer historical narrative. One in which is Russia is part of a thousand years of history, rather than simply a product of the last century.
The New Silk Route Turkey s Pivot to Asia by

The New Silk Route: Turkey’s Pivot to Asia by “One Belt, One Road”

June 6, 2017
Ankara should use the partnership with Beijing to boost its political, economic and security interests in the greater Eurasia basin. Needless to say, it will positively contribute to Turkey’s realignment with the Turkic world, where Ankara’s influence has been limited due to other developments surrounding its domestic and foreign policies.