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Is Germany Intervening in the Internal Affairs of Venezuela

Is Germany Intervening in the Internal Affairs of Venezuela?

The report published by Wissenschaftlicher Dienst des Bundestages stresses the fact that the...

A Safe Zone in Northern Syria is a Must for

A Safe Zone in Northern Syria is a Must for Turkey

If the U.S. and Turkey can work together on establishing a safe zone in northern Syria with the...

Is the Turkish Opposition Really an Alternative

Is the Turkish Opposition Really an Alternative?

Despite the rising public displeasure with the existing ruling power, the opposition seems to...

Is it Possible for Turkey to Mediate the Venezuelan Crisis

Is it Possible for Turkey to Mediate the Venezuelan Crisis?

All scenarios in the Venezuelan case propose victory or defeat of one side of the conflict. Under...

Hunger Strikes for the PKK s Imprisoned Leader Ocalan

Hunger Strikes for the PKK’s Imprisoned Leader Ocalan

HDP and its predecessors have long followed and supported Ocalan. Sometimes, they argued that...

Pope s Visit to the UAE Won't Help Human Rights

Pope’s Visit to the UAE Won't Help Human Rights in the Region

The United Arab Emirates wanted to use the Pope’s visit to improve its global image, which has...

Protecting the YPG Should not be a Goal of the

Protecting the YPG Should not be a Goal of the US Withdrawal

Some argue that the U.S. should not abandon their allies on the ground and leave them to their...

European Double Standards on Venezuela

European Double Standards on Venezuela

While recently Germany’s economy minister Altmaier visited Egypt this week and met with the...

President Erdogan Reveals the AK Party s Election Manifesto

President Erdogan Reveals the AK Party’s Election Manifesto

The AK Party's latest manifesto is the reflection of the party’s intrinsic and newly-emerging...

Qatar s Football Victory Solidified its Moral Dominance Against Gulf

Qatar’s Football Victory Solidified its Moral Dominance Against Gulf Rivals

While Qatar’s football triumph means a huge disappointment for the UAE and Saudi Arabia on the...

German Democrats Have to Stand United Against Far-Right Amid Turbulent

German Democrats Have to Stand United Against Far-Right Amid Turbulent Times

Comparing the AfD to the Nazi times, Charlotte Knobloch stated that the AfD “bases it politics on...

Will the Alliance Between the CHP and Iyi Party Work

Will the Alliance Between the CHP and Iyi Party Work?

Even though the parties have finalized their agreement, some circles in the CHP and Iyi Party are...

Turkey's Economic Crisis that Never Came

Turkey's Economic Crisis that Never Came

An economic crisis has always been imminent and under the thin surface for Turkey's...

What was Offered to Ankara in Moscow

What was Offered to Ankara in Moscow?

Maintaining a negotiation process with Russia or the U.S. will not provide Turkey with ultimate...

Why is Turkey Backing President Maduro

Why is Turkey Backing President Maduro?

Turkey and Venezuela share this political model: democracy at home, autonomy abroad. They support...

Why Arab Countries are Changing their Strategies Towards Syria

Why Arab Countries are Changing their Strategies Towards Syria

Many countries, including the UAE and Saudi Arabia perceive the post-war reconstruction of Syria...

What Does the Golden Rule of Politics Say for CHP

What Does the Golden Rule of Politics Say for CHP’s Conservative Candidates?

Ekrem Imamoglu started his campaign by visiting the mausoleum of the Ottoman Emperor Mehmed II,...

Taking Stock of the Syria Withdrawal Decision

Taking Stock of the Syria Withdrawal Decision

The Syria withdrawal decision is criticized on many fronts but most critics complain more about...

Meanderings on the Road to Presidency Ince's Calculations and Miscalculations

Meanderings on the Road to Presidency: Ince's Calculations and Miscalculations

The CHP should try to clarify what the party’s main purpose is in the short and long-term and...

Trump s Double quot Conflation quot Problem

Trump’s Double "Conflation" Problem

In such an “interconnected” and “intertwined” world, the economic sphere must have a certain...

Turkey's Options for a Safe Zone in Syria

Turkey's Options for a Safe Zone in Syria

In the long run, in case of a full U.S. withdrawal, it is not sustainable for the YPG to maintain...

The Populist Turn in Turkish Politics Why are People Leaving

The Populist Turn in Turkish Politics: Why are People Leaving?

In light of this picture, the claim or the fact that some educated and wealthy people have left...

Egypt s Energy Activism as a Threat to Security in

Egypt’s Energy Activism as a Threat to Security in the Eastern Mediterranean

Egypt and its allies preferred to exclude the most important countries in the Eastern...

Turkey's Fight Against Terrorism PKK not Kurds

Turkey's Fight Against Terrorism: PKK, not Kurds

There is a deliberate confusion by using the term “Kurds” in relation to both societal or even...