Middle East

After Raids against Turkish Forces a New Approach is Needed

After Raids against Turkish Forces, a New Approach is Needed for Idlib

Assuming that no miracle will happen soon, the Turkish authorities need a new approach for Idlib....

What Will Happen to Turkish Observation Posts in Idlib

What Will Happen to Turkish Observation Posts in Idlib?

There seem to be four pathways for Turkey: Withdrawing, escalating, postponing or preventing....

Sudanese People Long For a New Dawn Where Their Voices

Sudanese People Long For a New Dawn Where Their Voices are Heard

The determination of the youth in Sudan for democracy and the military’s obstinate cling to power...

The Search for a Political Consensus in Israel Pre-Election Scenarios

The Search for a Political Consensus in Israel: Pre-Election Scenarios

If predictions are true, Netanyahu who has now surpassed David Ben Gurion's record, becoming...

Is Trump s Maximum Pressure Policy against Iran working

Is Trump’s Maximum Pressure Policy against Iran working?

Trump’s maximum pressure policy is working but apparently not to the advantage of regional and...

Idlib s Crumbling Ceasefire is a Frightening Prospect for Civilians

Idlib’s Crumbling Ceasefire is a Frightening Prospect for Civilians

Idlib’s future has yet to be decided, but its current state could easily worsen. If the Assad...

Why the YPG Can t Fight Against Turkey

Why the YPG Can’t Fight Against Turkey

The YPG doesn’t have the experience of the rebels in Idlib who have fought for years against an...

Turkey is Essential for the Success of Any Project in

Turkey is Essential for the Success of Any Project in the Eastern Mediterranean

The most reliable route to transfer natural gas from Eastern Mediterranean to European markets go...

Russia s Escalation in Idlib What s the Purpose

Russia’s Escalation in Idlib: What’s the Purpose?

If Turkey and the Syrian opposition fail to stand firm, the political transition process towards...

Operation Claw Strategy Scope and Goals

Operation Claw: Strategy, Scope and Goals

Operation Claw entered a new phase on July 12, 2019, by expanding its territorial scope into the...

Can Russia Install its Kadyrov in Syria

Can Russia Install its Kadyrov in Syria?

Russia can find its Syrian Kadyrov. However, in contrast to Chechnya, Russia needs to balance and...

A Turkish-American Confrontation in Northeast Syria is Avoidable

A Turkish-American Confrontation in Northeast Syria is Avoidable

A common understanding between Turkey and the U.S. is the establishment of a safe-zone in...

Why is there an Ever-Growing Opposition Towards the Sisi Regime

Why is there an Ever-Growing Opposition Towards the Sisi Regime in Egypt?

There are two major reasons for the increasing discontent towards the Sisi regime. First,...

Three Ways to Increase Security in Afrin

Three Ways to Increase Security in Afrin

There are three ways to improve security in Afrin: The cleansing of Tel Rifaat, a strong Turkish...

Abdul Basit Saroot The Syrian Revolution s Voice From the

Abdul Basit Saroot: The Syrian Revolution’s Voice From the Grave

Abdul Basit Saroot was the voice of a nation ripped apart by a crimson dictator hell bent on...

Peace to Prosperity or Peace for Jared Kushner

Peace to Prosperity or Peace for Jared Kushner?

Although the real motivation of the “Peace to Prosperity” workshop was presented to be a solution...

The US Needs to Re-engage with the Syrian Opposition

The US Needs to Re-engage with the Syrian Opposition

Daesh is now in a new era in which popular support and acceptable governance will be the main...

Can the US Confront Iran in Syria

Can the US Confront Iran in Syria?

The current escalation in the Basra Bay may have seemingly calmed down, but will the downing of...

Why Turkey Will Continue to Honor Morsi's Legacy

Why Turkey Will Continue to Honor Morsi's Legacy

Morsi’s legacy will always be remembered and kept alive in Turkey. The democratic struggle of the...

Masquerading the YPG Will Not Improve Turkey-US Relations

Masquerading the YPG Will Not Improve Turkey-US Relations

If the U.S. wants to have any real change on the ground in order to step forward for the...

Past and Present of the Saudi Arabia-Israel Alliance

Past and Present of the Saudi Arabia-Israel Alliance

Saudi Arabia and Israel are following common policies especially on issues related to Iran and...

A Deal to End All Deals Trump's Deal of the

A Deal to End All Deals? Trump's Deal of the Century May Annihilate Palestine

The Deal of the Century, which does not offer any noteworthy gain to Palestine despite all...

Why Turkey is Complying with the Iran Sanctions

Why Turkey is Complying with the Iran Sanctions

Whether the Trump administration continues its policies of dragging Iran into economic bankruptcy...

How Israel Dominates the Political Landscape in the Middle East

How Israel Dominates the Political Landscape in the Middle East

Israel has a more advantageous position than ever regarding issues such as Palestine, the Eastern...