Opinion

Change of Game in Turkish Politics The New Political Blocs

Change of Game in Turkish Politics: The New Political Blocs

Centralizing and de-centralizing dynamics existing side-by-side create a complex situation for...

The Syrian Regime s Strategy of Forced Migration

The Syrian Regime’s Strategy of Forced Migration

Forced migration and displacement are among the unlawful and most effective measures that the...

Turkey s Energy Fight in the Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey’s Energy Fight in the Eastern Mediterranean

Since the early 2000s, Turkey has experienced many ups and downs in its energy fight in the...

How CHP s Discourse Changed After the Decision to Re-run

How CHP’s Discourse Changed After the Decision to Re-run Elections in Istanbul

The objection and criticism to YSK’s decision should not reach to the dimensions that would harm...

How Long Can Iran Resist US Pressure

How Long Can Iran Resist US Pressure?

Iran needs to be very careful about the steps that it will pursue against the U.S. The assumption...

Lies Damned Lies and Fake News

Lies, Damned Lies and Fake News

The advance of fake news and information is not a new phenomenon but the media by which it is...

Trump s Designation of the Muslim Brotherhood as a Terrorist

Trump’s Designation of the Muslim Brotherhood as a Terrorist Organization is a Grave Mistake

As the international community showed discontent to Trump’s recent designation of the Iranian...

The Occupation of Deir Ezzor

The Occupation of Deir Ezzor

The frustration of the local Arab population in Deir Ezzor is grounded in the unequal share of...

Why did Jordan s King Abdullah II meet with the

Why did Jordan’s King Abdullah II meet with the Islah Bloc?

The “Deal of the Century” puts the most pressure on Jordan and in turn this phenomenon is...

Changes in Indonesian Foreign Policy After the Elections

Changes in Indonesian Foreign Policy After the Elections

As the largest Muslim country and the third biggest democracy in the world, Indonesia is among...

A Tale of Two Erdogans How The West Went Rogue

A Tale of Two Erdogans: How The West Went Rogue on Turkey

Whilst Erdoğan and the AK party have not changed in their ideology and overall mission for the...

How will US Sanctions on Iran Affect the Region and

How will US Sanctions on Iran Affect the Region and the World?

Remembering how the civil war that erupted in Iraq after the breakdown of the Saddam Hussein...

How did Haftar Gain his Way to Tripoli The Libyan

How did Haftar Gain his Way to Tripoli? The Libyan Crisis and the Role of International Actors

The Libyan crisis is a project designed with the help of international actors. The final solution...

Ukraine s New President Zelensky and Future Relations with Turkey

Ukraine’s New President Zelensky and Future Relations with Turkey

The new Ukrainian president will have to go through the historical relations between Turkey and...

Will Ekrem Imamoglu Follow CHP Politics or Erdogan s Footsteps

Will Ekrem Imamoglu Follow CHP Politics or Erdogan’s Footsteps?

Will İmamoğlu, a high-profile CHP politician now, perform Friday prayer with congregation on...

The S-400 Deadlock Between Turkey and the US

The S-400 Deadlock Between Turkey and the US

Geopolitics 101 says that Turkey and the U.S. have to agree, one way or another, over the issue...

What's the Special Chemistry Between Russia and Israel

What's the Special Chemistry Between Russia and Israel?

The multi-million Russian-speaking diaspora in Israel and a few but influential Jewish diaspora...

Sudan and the Nile Spring Raptures of Hope and the

Sudan and the Nile Spring: Raptures of Hope and the Uncertain Road Ahead

Sudan is going through uncertain and also promising times. The horizon looks bright and pregnant...

Christian Zionists Zionists and Authoritarian Regimes in the Middle East

Christian Zionists, Zionists and Authoritarian Regimes in the Middle East: A Bermuda Triangle?

The relation among the Bermuda Triangle is just like a hide-and-seek game; while veiling the...

Turkey in the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Equation

Turkey in the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Equation

It is time for the U.S. to remember its commitment to Turkey within the framework of the NATO...

Trump s Dangerous Game with Iran IRGC Designation and the

Trump’s Dangerous Game with Iran: IRGC Designation and the Possible Consequences

Regardless of their political backgrounds, a substantial amount of Iranians will back the IRGC....

The Resettlement of Refugees A Test for European Values

The Resettlement of Refugees: A Test for European Values

Even though there has been a decrease in the number of arrivals, EU member states seem to be...

What's Next For Israel After the Elections

What's Next For Israel After the Elections?

The unexpected move from the new far-right Israeli government regarding the status of Al-Quds or...

Jordan Silent Brother in Gulf Politics

Jordan: Silent Brother in Gulf Politics

For many years, Amman’s close alliance with Washington has heavily concealed many of the...