Politics

How the UAE s Lobbying Instrument Works Abroad

How the UAE’s Lobbying Instrument Works Abroad

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is actively resorting to means such as lobbying to attain the...

Communal India Past Present and Future

Communal India: Past, Present and Future

India matters now because of its potential status as global power and player- and with that title...

Occupy Annihilate and Rule Russia Implements the Grozny Model in

Occupy, Annihilate, and Rule: Russia Implements the Grozny Model in Idlib

The Grozny model is an occupy, annihilate, and rule tactic. Despite being disgraceful in...

The Right to Blaspheme the Mila Case and Islamophobia in

The Right to Blaspheme, the Mila Case, and Islamophobia in France

Today, Islamophobia is not only the fear of Islam, but has become an explicit threat against...

Despite Withdrawal Medal for Sisi Only Exposes Lack of Credibility

Despite Withdrawal, Medal for Sisi Only Exposes Lack of Credibility

How was it possible to grant the Medal of St. George to Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, a...

The Story of An Impeached-Yet-Still-Winning President Donald J Trump

The Story of An Impeached-Yet-Still-Winning President: Donald J. Trump

Trump won’t face any serious harm from the impeachment case, the opposite of what the Democrats...

Old Reflexes and New Challenges for Turkish-German Relations

Old Reflexes and New Challenges for Turkish-German Relations

As long as formal and informal channels of dialogue are kept open, and a fair, reciprocal and...

Restoring Order in the Eastern Mediterranean Understanding Turkey's Activism in

Restoring Order in the Eastern Mediterranean: Understanding Turkey's Activism in Libya

Regional and global actors should consider the possibility of Turkey resorting to its hard power....

Regional Vulnerabilities Sharpen in the Aftermath of the US-Iran Escalation

Regional Vulnerabilities Sharpen in the Aftermath of the US-Iran Escalation

The US-Iran showdown will definitely cause further destabilization of Iraq and cause a larger...

Despite Quiet Threats Mothers of Diyarbakir Continue to Resist

Despite Quiet Threats, Mothers of Diyarbakir Continue to Resist

The terror group and their supporters certainly use an iron hand in a velvet glove. Some of the...

Will Libya Have a Negative Impact on Russia-Turkey Relations

Will Libya Have a Negative Impact on Russia-Turkey Relations?

Until recently, Russian media engagement with the Eastern Mediterranean was limited to the...

Will Oman Be Ready for a Post-Oil Future

Will Oman Be Ready for a Post-Oil Future?

The political landscape in the Gulf is grim and Oman has to be careful not only in managing its...

Genocide on Trial The Rohingya Plight and Gambia s Moral

Genocide on Trial: The Rohingya Plight and Gambia’s Moral Foreign Policy

Gambia became the first nation to bring charges of genocide against another state to the...

The Forgotten Terrorists Daesh Fighters of Central Asia

The Forgotten Terrorists: Daesh Fighters of Central Asia

While much as the world is concerned with European foreign fighters, it should also be looking at...

Germany s Social Democrat Leadership Has Changed But Future Remains

Germany’s Social Democrat Leadership Has Changed But Future Remains Shaky

The SPD decided to continue to support Merkel’s current grand coalition but it is likely that the...

NATO Emphasizes Unity without Consensus but China May Change This

NATO Emphasizes Unity without Consensus but China May Change This

The London summit showed that NATO still suffers from trying to emphasize a common understanding...

Has the End of Merkel's Coalition Come in Germany

Has the End of Merkel's Coalition Come in Germany?

Over the past years the reputation and popularity of the SPD has gradually decreased, but whether...

How Does Russia View Turkish-US Relations

How Does Russia View Turkish-US Relations?

While Russia's mainstream media often focuses on the problematic relations between Turkey and the...

Can NATO Still Fulfill Its Purpose After 70 Years

Can NATO Still Fulfill Its Purpose After 70 Years?

As NATO leaders gather in London, this Summit will raise difficult questions about the future of...

Turkey-Kuwait Ties Are Strengthening in the Midst of GCC Tensions

Turkey-Kuwait Ties Are Strengthening in the Midst of GCC Tensions

In the backdrop of internal conflicts within the GCC, Kuwait has been increasingly looking to...