Opinion

Do Separatist Movements gain Ground in World Politics

Do Separatist Movements gain Ground in World Politics?

Considering the US interventions in Afghanistan and Iraq along with Russia’s annexation of Crimea...

The United Nations in an Age of Transition I World

The United Nations in an Age of Transition I: World Order and Realpolitik

The transition from unipolarity to multipolarity will bring a prolonged period of instability and...

What's happening in Saudi Arabia

What's happening in Saudi Arabia?

It seems that preparations of a new era in Saudi Arabia is underway. To eradicate old structures...

Russia s YPG Strategy in Syria

Russia’s YPG Strategy in Syria

While in principle Russia is attempting to find a solution through the Astana talks with Turkey...

PYD s New Shadow Leaders Shahoz Hasan and Aisha Heso

PYD’s New Shadow Leaders: Shahoz Hasan and Aisha Heso

There are only rumors about the new duties of the out-going chairs Salih Muslim and Asya...

The Quest for Financial Stability in a Financialized World

The Quest for Financial Stability in a Financialized World

Although financial stability in today’s extremely financialized world is not easy to achieve,...

A Strategic Renewal The Palestinian Reconciliation Government and the Role

A Strategic Renewal? The Palestinian Reconciliation Government and the Role of Hamas

During a period in which Qatar is subject to regional isolation, where Turkey is busy in ruling...

Post-election Austria A New Era for the Institutionalization of Islamophobia

Post-election Austria: A New Era for the Institutionalization of Islamophobia?

Every cloud has a silver lining. While the social democratic lead government has not proved a...

Could the Turkey-Iran Rapprochement permanently solve the Syrian Crisis

Could the Turkey-Iran Rapprochement permanently solve the Syrian Crisis?

Iran may face two major risks in the current phase: an extensive Israeli attack and second, the...

The Strategic Value of UCAVs for Turkey

The Strategic Value of UCAVs for Turkey

Unmanned fighter jets grant Turkey a strategic military advantage in the region in terms of...

Neither NATO Nor Shanghai Alone Turkey s Quest for a

Neither NATO Nor Shanghai Alone: Turkey’s Quest for a Defense System

Turkey is not a country that could ensure its security by being completely dependent on either...

What's Next For the KRG After the Loss of Kirkuk

What's Next For the KRG After the Loss of Kirkuk?

Being successful against Daesh, capturing Kirkuk within a day and being supported by regional and...

Turkey and Iran Towards a Renewed Partnership

Turkey and Iran: Towards a Renewed Partnership?

Confronting each other in the power struggles taking place in Syria and Iraq, Ankara and Tehran...

Amputee Football Championship in Turkey Emotions and Experiences

Amputee Football Championship in Turkey: Emotions and Experiences

Çakmak neither commented on the difficulties of his life, nor was he in expectation of any...

What does Tel Aviv Expect from an Independent Erbil

What does Tel Aviv Expect from an “Independent” Erbil?

Even if Israel does not reach its ultimate objective, any conflict to emerge between northern...

Is post-referendum KRG economically sustainable

Is post-referendum KRG economically sustainable?

It would be more realistic for Iraqi Kurds to seek a mechanism that would further regional...

What is Turkey doing in Idlib

What is Turkey doing in Idlib?

With Turkish absence, Idlib would face huge destruction, indiscriminate bombing, massacres, huge...

Quests for a New System in transitioning to Secondary Education

Quests for a New System in transitioning to Secondary Education in Turkey

It is significant for experts, pedagogues, teachers, and other agents within the education system...

Military and Economic Measures tabled against the KRG

Military and Economic Measures tabled against the KRG

With the rights arising from the 1926 Treaty of Ankara, Turkey is expected to exercise pressure...

The Medium-Term Program and the Future of the Turkish Economy

The Medium-Term Program and the Future of the Turkish Economy

The Turkish economy grew by about 5.2 percent in the first half of this year, making Turkey the...

German Federal Elections Reality ultimately reached Berlin

German Federal Elections: Reality ultimately reached Berlin

If a country accepts that right-wing extremists entered the parliament due to 890.000 refugees...

Possible Civil War Scenarios in Iraq following the KRG Referendum

Possible Civil War Scenarios in Iraq following the KRG Referendum

The PYD stated that they would be ready to perform their duty at a possible conflict in Kirkuk,...

Instability awaiting post-election Germany

Instability awaiting post-election Germany

In an attempt to increase economic and political pressure on Turkey by claiming that Ankara only...

Inside Northern Iraq Hope and Despair are Side by Side

Inside Northern Iraq: Hope and Despair are Side by Side

Threats of sanctions combined with sharp remarks by Ankara, Tehran and Baghdad along with attacks...