Halit Gülşen

Halit Gülşen

Halit Gülşen holds a BA from Department of Russian Language and Literature, Ankara University. He worked as a researcher on Russia at the Center for Eurasian Strategic Studies (ASAM) in 2008 and for the Center for Eurasian Studies (AVIM) between 2009 and 2012. Gülşen worked as Moscow Representative and Diplomacy Correspondent of the Anadolu Agency (AA) between 2012 and 2015. Gülşen is currently a graduate student in Security Studies at TOBB Economics and Technology University. His main areas of research include Russia and the former Soviet geography along with subjects of security centered on radicalization.
Russia s Grand Strategy Threats Risks and Obstacles

Russia’s Grand Strategy: Threats, Risks and Obstacles

August 14, 2017
The real challenge for Russia is tied to her ability in dealing with internal structural problems and its relationship with China and Turkey, which will be decisive in determining Russia’s position in world politics.
Ex-Soviet State Fighters in DAESH

Ex-Soviet State Fighters in DAESH

June 6, 2017
If DAESH continues to increase its capacity within the borders of Russia, there is quite a high possibility that Russia will have to face new terror attacks. The main question now is what Russia will do in order to prevent the FTFs from returning home.