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How Can an Evangelical Pastor Influence Turkey US Relations

How Can an Evangelical Pastor Influence Turkey–US Relations?

A 50-year-old evangelical pastor of the Izmir Resurrection Church has been living in Turkey since...

The NSU Trial in Germany Has Justice Really Served after

The NSU Trial in Germany: Has Justice Really Served after 18 Years?

German official authorities throughout the trial did not adopt a constructive stance that would...

How Broken Deals in South Syria May Affect Northern Syria

How Broken Deals in South Syria May Affect Northern Syria

The YPG-dominated SDF may become frightened of how reliable their patron really is. It can be...

The Role of Turkey's Diyanet During the July 15 Coup

The Role of Turkey's Diyanet During the July 15 Coup Attempt

People were invited to take the streets not only for the love of God or country, but also for the...

FETO Portrait of a Terrorist Organization

FETO: Portrait of a Terrorist Organization

We must not forget that FETO is the product of an 'intelligence thinking' and the group's...

Turkey's State of Emergency Has Targeted FETO

Turkey's State of Emergency Has Targeted FETO

After the events during which police officers and the military clashed, the necessary and...

How FETO Became Fanatic and Dogmatic

How FETO Became Fanatic and Dogmatic

There was never innocence within FETO and the members of the criminal cult only paid respect to...

Will the EU Keep the JCPOA Alive

Will the EU Keep the JCPOA Alive?

While the EU’s grand effort to keep the JCPOA alive seems to fail in the future, unlike the U.S.,...

The Rise of Asia Against the Weakened Western Alliance

The Rise of Asia Against the Weakened Western Alliance

Trump, in his attempt to undermine China’s hegemony in the Asia Pacific, is harming the Western...

Taking Stock of Turkey's Historic Elections

Taking Stock of Turkey's Historic Elections

The June 24 elections were the first general elections that were held in the aftermath of the...

The Indecisive 2018 Election Results and the Prospect of Civil

The Indecisive 2018 Election Results and the Prospect of Civil War in Iraq

The African proverb goes to say that when two elephants wrestle, it is only the grass on which...

Restructuring Macroeconomic Governance in the Presidential System

Restructuring Macroeconomic Governance in the Presidential System

Turkey is heading for a systemic transformation towards the “Presidential Government System”...

F 35 Case Not the First Time Won t be

F–35 Case: Not the First Time, Won’t be the Last

If the U.S. Senate approves the bill to punish Ankara, then it will punish its own defense...

The YPG's Child Recruits An Accustomed Human Rights Abuse

The YPG's Child Recruits: An Accustomed Human Rights Abuse?

All the sources and data on the subject indicate that the PYD, which endeavors to idealize its...

Iraqi Parliamentary Elections The Changes and Challenges in Iraqi Politics

Iraqi Parliamentary Elections: The Changes and Challenges in Iraqi Politics

U.S. regional allies, the Israel-Gulf bloc’s demands toward breaking Iran’s regional influence...

What if the US and Turkey Agree on Manbij

What if the US and Turkey Agree on Manbij?

Turkey's low-profile operation in northern Iraq against the terrorist organization, the PKK,...

What are the Legal Implications of Withdrawing from the Iran

What are the Legal Implications of Withdrawing from the Iran Nuclear Deal?

While the Trump administration’s decision may cause increased conflict with Europe, the disregard...

Uninvited Guests of the Inhospitable Sea

Uninvited Guests of the Inhospitable Sea

The EU severely depends on Turkey, as it did regarding the Aegean Sea, in the subjects of the...

The Hunchback of Germany Right Populism

The Hunchback of Germany: Right Populism

The question has to be asked again: What does Germany stand for? Freedom and liberalism or...

The PKK s Exploitation of Women Assumptions vs Realities

The PKK’s Exploitation of Women: Assumptions vs. Realities

Although listed as a terror group by many Western states and Western-based institutions such as...

Does Pentagon s 2019 Budget Deny Trump s Latest Syria

Does Pentagon’s 2019 Budget Deny Trump’s Latest Syria Statement?

The Pentagon’s agenda for Syria lacks strategic guidance and it is short-sighted and...

Turco-Qatari Military Buildup and its Regional Impact

Turco-Qatari Military Buildup and its Regional Impact

The Turco-Qatari military cooperation holds a great potential in countering the Saudi-Iranian...

What is Turkey s Shale Gas Potential

What is Turkey’s Shale Gas Potential?

The existing shale gas potential of Turkey, though not abundant, can still decrease the country's...

New Cold War heats up around Cyprus

New Cold War heats up around Cyprus

Conflict appears to be closer in Cyprus than peace, despite the sincere will of its people to...