Politics

Wilfully Ignorant Western Objections to Turkey Are Not Based On

Wilfully Ignorant? Western Objections to Turkey Are Not Based On Facts But Prejudice

Western countries, think-tanks, and media representatives do not hesitate to challenge Turkey in...

The Propaganda War over Northern Syria Who Wins Who Loses

The Propaganda War over Northern Syria: Who Wins? Who Loses?

Why do European countries harshly criticize Turkey's Operation Peace Spring in Northern Syria?...

Why Turkey Is Dismantling the YPG from Northern Syria

Why Turkey Is Dismantling the YPG from Northern Syria

No doubt, Operation Peace Spring will take its place in the history books as a military operation...

Sanctions Will Not Deter Turkey but Only Weaken the NATO

Sanctions Will Not Deter Turkey but Only Weaken the NATO Alliance

The US has not understood its longtime ally at all. Turkey wants to prevent the establishment of...

Iraqi Youth No Longer Tolerate Iranian Influence and State Corruption

Iraqi Youth No Longer Tolerate Iranian Influence and State Corruption

Fed up with economic and political uncertainties, Iraqi youth no longer hesitate to raise their...

The YPG Has a Bloody History in Syria But the

The YPG Has a Bloody History in Syria, But the West Turns a Blind Eye

How can a terrorist organization such as the PKK, which is regarded as a prohibited terrorist...

What Will Be Turkey s Possible Operation Plan in Syria

What Will Be Turkey’s Possible Operation Plan in Syria?

The joint Syrian-Turkish operation aims initially to liberate Arab areas from the YPG. This...

How Will Turkey s Military Operation Affect Domestic Politics

How Will Turkey’s Military Operation Affect Domestic Politics?

There are two different approaches among political parties to Turkey's upcoming military...

Expanding Definitions of Anti-Semitism Shield Israel from Its Crimes

Expanding Definitions of Anti-Semitism Shield Israel from Its Crimes

Israel labels almost every critic as anti-Semite not because it is excessively resentful or...

Jacques Chirac What Legacy Does He Leave Behind

Jacques Chirac: What Legacy Does He Leave Behind?

Chirac has had a fundamental impact on the trajectory of the French system of government and its...

Sisi thought It Was All Over but Egyptians are Still

Sisi thought It Was All Over, but Egyptians are Still Ready for Change

Sisi’s regime has not been able to provide political stability, find a solution to the economic...

Al Hol Camp in Hasakah might breed the Next Generation

Al Hol Camp in Hasakah might breed the Next Generation of Daesh

The situation in Al Hol camp has a huge potential to create the next generation of Daesh, similar...

Why did the CHP hold a Conference on Syria

Why did the CHP hold a Conference on Syria?

The CHP's controversial Syria conference report urges the Turkish government to work with the...

Will Turkey and the US overcome their Disagreements over Syria

Will Turkey and the US overcome their Disagreements over Syria?

If the U.S. withdraws from Syria under a deal to let the Turks in, it could significantly mend...

70 Years China s Celebrations Will Impress But Challenges Remain

70 Years: China’s Celebrations Will Impress, But Challenges Remain of Global Concern

Today, China is governed by a communist regime under single party rule, and is proud of having...

What Does Russia Want From Syria

What Does Russia Want From Syria?

The task of Russia looks much more complex and goes beyond specific case of the Syrian civil war,...

Calls to Reform the UN Security Council Are Getting Louder

Calls to Reform the UN Security Council Are Getting Louder

Closely allied countries such as Germany and Turkey should continue to stress their requests and...

Middle Class Discontent Will Have Disruptive Consequences An Interview with

Middle Class Discontent Will Have Disruptive Consequences: An Interview with Lütfi Sunar

Slowing economic growth, cuts on living wages and narrowing opportunities for social mobility...

Only a Just Constitutional Committee Will Safeguard Syria's Future

Only a Just Constitutional Committee Will Safeguard Syria's Future

The formation of the constitutional committee in line with the UN Security Council Resolution...

Is the Nation Alliance Collapsing

Is the Nation Alliance Collapsing?

The Iyi Party’s Spokesperson Yavuz Agıralioglu announced that if the CHP keeps its relations with...

Europe owes Turkey for its Security it is time the

Europe owes Turkey for its Security, it is time the EU takes Negotiations Seriously

Formalisms aside, Turkey is already in Europe, not only by its geographical location, but also...

Germany s Far-Right grows not through Bold Leaps but in

Germany’s Far-Right grows not through Bold Leaps, but in Small Steps

All democratic political parties that openly reject the AfD’s position must recognize the...

Will One Million People return to Syria's Safe Zone

Will One Million People return to Syria's Safe Zone?

It is clear that if 350,000 Syrian refugees returned back to the tiny areas of northern Aleppo...