Opinion

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...

How the European Union Continues to Generate Poverty and Migration

How the European Union Continues to Generate Poverty and Migration in Africa

The CFA franc and the way in which Western corporations exploit Africa are at the root of the...

China's Zouchuqu Policy and Turkey-Pakistan Economic Relations

China's Zouchuqu Policy and Turkey-Pakistan Economic Relations

Urging Turkish investors to start working from now to benefit from the immense opportunities that...

Sputnik Türkiye The Voice of Moscow

Sputnik Türkiye: The Voice of Moscow?

Views on Sputnik expressed both in Turkey and Western countries must be interpreted as reviews...

The Exchange of Threats on the Opposite Side of the

The Exchange of Threats on the Opposite Side of the Taiwan Strait

No doubt that China, under the leadership of Xi Jinping, yearns to fulfill political advancement...

How Cheap Drones Became Assets for Terrorist Organizations

How Cheap Drones Became Assets for Terrorist Organizations

The use of drones became popular among terrorist organizations as soon as the security...

Tunisia in a Predicament Echoes of the Tunisian Revolution Lingering

Tunisia in a Predicament: Echoes of the Tunisian Revolution Lingering

Blaise's aphorism that 'frustration at that failure has no more gruesome expression than...

America s MESA Delusion

America’s MESA Delusion

The idea of forming a strategic alliance in the Middle East (MESA) is not new. It came under many...

Turkey's Relationship with Pakistan and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

Turkey's Relationship with Pakistan and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

With the BRI and CPEC aimed at enhancing economic integration and prosperity in the region, it...

Four Scenarios for Idlib and the Future of Hayat Tahrir

Four Scenarios for Idlib and the Future of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham

Developments on the ground in Idlib and a bigger HTS presence will have serious implications for...