Opinion

Turkey s Reliable Diplomacy in the Somalia-Somaliland Talks

Turkey’s Reliable Diplomacy in the Somalia-Somaliland Talks

Turkey plays a significant and important role in Africa, now it can bring Somalia and the...

The Link Between Brexit and Turkey's Dashed Hopes of Being

The Link Between Brexit and Turkey's Dashed Hopes of Being an EU Member

For older, experienced EU hacks, such as the author, there were no great surprises to the loaded...

How the US and Israel are Trying to Bring Iran

How the US and Israel are Trying to Bring Iran to its Knees

With the Trump administration, the U.S. government has launched a regime change discourse against...

What Awaits Venezuela A Military Coup or a Civil War

What Awaits Venezuela: A Military Coup or a Civil War?

The question is whether a civil war might break out in Venezuela. The possibility of a civil war...

Snap Elections in Israel Is Netanyahu Going

Snap Elections in Israel: Is Netanyahu Going?

Will the claims of corruption made against Netanyahu bring an end to his political career?

The Politics of Uncertainty in Iran

The Politics of Uncertainty in Iran

Zarif’s resignation showed that there is a complex balance between Iran’s conservatives and the...

Chinese Foreign Direct Investments threaten the Independence of EU States

Chinese Foreign Direct Investments threaten the Independence of EU States

Although China-led foreign investment in various sectors contributes positively to employment and...

YPG s Foreign Fighters Volunteers or Terrorists

YPG’s Foreign Fighters: Volunteers or Terrorists?

Western governments should take the issue of FTF returnees of the YPG seriously at least for the...

Once Renowned for its Beauty My Home Today Becomes a

Once Renowned for its Beauty, My Home Today Becomes a Bloody Battleground

Once known for its extraordinary beauty, the valley of Kashmir today hosts one of the biggest,...

The Unspoken Syrian Tribes in the Syrian Civil War

The Unspoken Syrian Tribes in the Syrian Civil War

While Turkey and the U.S. discuss a potential safe-zone in northern Syria, especially in the...

Islam in the UAE s Foreign Policy

Islam in the UAE’s Foreign Policy

The UAE utilizes Islam to strengthen its regime’s legitimacy, compete with rival states’ visions...

What If It Works The CHP's Local Election Strategy

What If It Works? The CHP's Local Election Strategy

Kilicdaroglu's excuse for a possible defeat is already at hand. He will argue that the CHP failed...

22 Years On Turkey's Post-Modern Coup

22 Years On: Turkey's Post-Modern Coup

On the 22nd anniversary of the February 28 coup, Turkey is at an important stage on the road of...

Who Will Shape the Politics of Singapore

Who Will Shape the Politics of Singapore?

Changes occurring in Singapore's political realm should not be evaluated alone but should be...

Turkey's National Energy Policies in 5 Questions

Turkey's National Energy Policies in 5 Questions

The success of projects such as TANAP and TurkAkım may be accepted as a reference point regarding...

Is the UK Wrong for Stripping ex-ISIS Bride of Citizenship

Is the UK Wrong for Stripping ex-ISIS Bride of Citizenship?

Begum’s UK citizenship annulment may seem racist and even be illegal. But it’s the least...

How the Egypt's Judiciary is Aiding the Sisi Regime to

How the Egypt's Judiciary is Aiding the Sisi Regime to Maintain its Oppression

Since Sisi assumed power, the Egyptian judiciary has served to legitimate and facilitate the...

The US-Iran Rivalry in Iraq May Cause Another Popular Uprising

The US-Iran Rivalry in Iraq May Cause Another Popular Uprising

The U.S. administration has two options in Iraq: either to back track Trump’s harsh rhetoric on...

Anti-Refugee Sentiment Ahead of Turkey's Local Elections

Anti-Refugee Sentiment Ahead of Turkey's Local Elections

In the run up to the local elections to be held on March 31, anti-refugee rhetoric targeting...

Cyprus in the Midst of Shifting Tides in the Mediterranean

Cyprus in the Midst of Shifting Tides in the Mediterranean Gas Competition

At the expense of the Turkish Cypriots, a group of seven European Union member states declared...

Between Rock and a Hard Place The Armed Syrian Opposition

Between Rock and a Hard Place: The Armed Syrian Opposition In Idlib

Under current circumstances, the Syrian opposition remains weak in their disunity and seem...

Assad s Comeback A Lebanese Perspective

Assad’s Comeback? A Lebanese Perspective

Lebanon fears the return of the Assad regime to the regional and international arena, and thus...

Abiy Ahmed's Ethiopia Bandwagon or Hegemony

Abiy Ahmed's Ethiopia: Bandwagon or Hegemony?

Addis Ababa welcomes foreign financial and technical supports, as well as investment and job...

Turkey Charts an Independent Foreign Policy

Turkey Charts an Independent Foreign Policy

Developments in northern Syria seem to be heading in the right direction, i.e. towards the...