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The Codes of Turkey's New Economic Program

The Codes of Turkey's New Economic Program

If the NEP is implemented properly, it will not be a surprise for Turkey to regain macroeconomic...

What do People Expect From a Mayor

What do People Expect From a Mayor?

Nowadays, the questions of “what is the true character of a successful mayor” and “what do people...

Turkey Buys Time and Hope for Idlib

Turkey Buys Time (and Hope) for Idlib

Turkey’s Idlib deal gave the rebels one more month to consider their options. It gave Turkey...

Winning Idlib

Winning Idlib

At this stage, the most important objective for Turkey is to solve the potential radicalization...

A Lasting Peace in the Horn of Africa

A Lasting Peace in the Horn of Africa?

With its strategic position for international trade and African politics, the Horn of Africa will...

How Do We Remember Adnan Menderes in Contemporary Turkish Politics

How Do We Remember Adnan Menderes in Contemporary Turkish Politics?

Most people still are in the opinion that Turkey owes much to Adnan Menderes due to his struggle...

Colonial Past Haunts France I Torture in Algeria Finally Confessed

Colonial Past Haunts France (I): Torture in Algeria Finally Confessed

According to historians and newspaper archives, torture was not started by the French military...

Can the Turkish-Russian Deal Save Idlib

Can the Turkish-Russian Deal Save Idlib?

Turkey’s diplomatic success may have just saved thousands of innocent lives as well as yet...

Human for Sale Human Breeding Has Become More Dangerous than

Human for Sale? Human Breeding Has Become More Dangerous than the Atomic Bomb

It is fascinating that those who referred to atomic bomb as healthy children 73 years ago do not...

As Diplomacy Moves on in Idlib so does Turkey s

As Diplomacy Moves on in Idlib, so does Turkey’s Deterrence Strategy

Turkey’s primary strategy in this game is to deter the Syrian regime from a brutal offensive...

Can CHP and HDP Form an Alliance in Turkey's 2019

Can CHP and HDP Form an Alliance in Turkey's 2019 Local Elections?

Even though the CHP’s strategy in local elections is not clear yet, taking into consideration...

Does Turkey s Idlib Resolution Work

Does Turkey’s Idlib Resolution Work?

This is the right time for the international society to take real responsibility in order to...

The Waning Reputation of the US Dollar

The Waning Reputation of the US Dollar

Using the U.S. dollar as a weapon against other countries in an effort to promote the political...

Why the United States is the Main Obstacle for Democracy

Why the United States is the Main Obstacle for Democracy in the Middle East

It should be underlined that the U.S. administration’s statements of democratization in the...

Idlib and the Implications of a Shifting US Policy on

Idlib and the Implications of a Shifting US Policy on Syria

With the recent U.S. appointment of James Jeffrey, the new representative for engagement on...

Lack of Communication Between Germany's Domestic Federal Authorities

Lack of Communication Between Germany's Domestic Federal Authorities?

It is this very ambivalent situation, in which the head of the federal government has serious...

Are Pre-Electoral Alliances during Turkey's Local Elections Possible

Are Pre-Electoral Alliances during Turkey's Local Elections Possible?

Nowadays, Turkey has been discussing the possibility of pre-electoral alliances in local...

Turkey s take on the Tehran Summit on Idlib

Turkey’s take on the Tehran Summit on Idlib

Yes, the joint statement did not guarantee a fully peaceful solution over Idlib but this...

Idlib Conundrum Continues After Tehran Summit

Idlib Conundrum Continues After Tehran Summit

The final meeting of the summit was interestingly broadcasted live so that the participating...

The Future of Trump's Arab Coalition

The Future of Trump's Arab Coalition

Following the election of Donald Trump as President, the United States has adopted a new...

Towards the End in the Syrian Civil War

Towards the End in the Syrian Civil War?

The Syrian Civil War, which has been raging for more than seven years, is entering a new phase,...

Thilo Sarrazin's Hostile Takeover Does Islam Obstruct Progress and Threaten

Thilo Sarrazin's Hostile Takeover: Does Islam Obstruct Progress and Threaten Society?

Sarrazin concludes that the “religiously colored cultural unity of the majority of Muslims” and...

The US atrocity and Trump as a scapegoat

The US atrocity and Trump as a scapegoat

U.S. President Donald Trump is also a scapegoat. Since his inauguration, his discharge is...

Why does Turkey's main opposition party keep failing

Why does Turkey's main opposition party keep failing?

The latest meeting of the CHP drove a bigger wedge between the CHP leadership and the party’s...