Politics

Turkey's Elections Are Not Determined By Identity Politics

Turkey's Elections Are Not Determined By Identity Politics

Only when Turkish democracy has deepened and stabilized, and when economic prosperity has been...

Turkey's Counter-Terrorism Strategy and Operation Claw

Turkey's Counter-Terrorism Strategy and Operation Claw

Turkey's recent military operation, Operation Claw, is a continuation of Turkey's...

Who Was Behind the Attack on Oil Tankers in the

Who Was Behind the Attack on Oil Tankers in the Persian Gulf?

There are four scenarios for who is behind the oil tanker attacks in the Oman Sea. The U.S. is...

Contemporary Anti-Semitism in Germany

Contemporary Anti-Semitism in Germany

A country like Germany, with its historical responsibility and its multi-cultural and...

Masquerading the YPG Will Not Improve Turkey-US Relations

Masquerading the YPG Will Not Improve Turkey-US Relations

If the U.S. wants to have any real change on the ground in order to step forward for the...

A Revolution Undone What s Next for Sudan s Uprising

A Revolution Undone: What’s Next for Sudan’s Uprising?

Sudan can be the first country in Africa to achieve democratic governance through peaceful...

Who Is the Real Winner of the Live Debate between

Who Is the Real Winner of the Live Debate between Imamoglu and Yıldırım?

Yildirim’s performance on the live debate may create an effect on the previous AK Party voters...

Istanbul Mayoral Election Will Everything Be So Fine for Ekrem

Istanbul Mayoral Election: Will Everything Be So Fine for Ekrem Imamoglu?

For three months up until the March 31 election, “everything was fine” for Imamoglu, but with...

5G Technology Huawei a Threat to US National Security

5G Technology: Huawei a Threat to US National Security?

The U.S. has fallen behind in the first round of the technology war with China.

Can You Hear Me Now We Might Be Living in

Can You Hear Me Now? We Might Be Living in Echo Chambers on Social Media

What I come to after observing the wild race that we call social media is a question: Would it be...

The End of Center Political Parties in Germany

The End of Center Political Parties in Germany?

Smaller parties will most likely reduce the SPD to an insignificant role which in the long-term...

Sudan On the Road to Revolution or Violence

Sudan: On the Road to Revolution or Violence?

Sudan is at a crucial crossroad. The nation has to achieve positive ends after long protests that...

The Live Debate Between Binali Yildirim and Ekrem Imamoglu May

The Live Debate Between Binali Yildirim and Ekrem Imamoglu May Shape the Election Results

The live debate between Binali Yildirim and Ekrem Imamoglu may be the main determinant of the...

Will the US Congress Sway the Trump Administration Against Turkey

Will the US Congress Sway the Trump Administration Against Turkey?

Anti-Turkey sentiment in the U.S. Congress is high. Within the last three months, seven bills...

A Look into Turkey s Agricultural Policies

A Look into Turkey’s Agricultural Policies

Rather than top-down policies, Turkey's agriculture policies should target better rather than the...

Past and Present of the Saudi Arabia-Israel Alliance

Past and Present of the Saudi Arabia-Israel Alliance

Saudi Arabia and Israel are following common policies especially on issues related to Iran and...

Turkey and Russia Partners by Fate

Turkey and Russia Partners by Fate?

Russia is aware that Turkey maintains an independent foreign policy and establishing close ties...

Why Turkey's Democratic Left Party Did Not Support Ekrem Imamoglu

Why Turkey's Democratic Left Party Did Not Support Ekrem Imamoglu

It might even be the case the voters of small parties will decide whether Ekrem Imamoglu or...

Why Turkey s Judicial System Needed Reform

Why Turkey’s Judicial System Needed Reform

The new judicial reform package in Turkey provides solid solutions to the deeply-rooted...

A Deal to End All Deals Trump's Deal of the

A Deal to End All Deals? Trump's Deal of the Century May Annihilate Palestine

The Deal of the Century, which does not offer any noteworthy gain to Palestine despite all...

EU-Turkey Accession Negotiations Backsliding

EU-Turkey Accession Negotiations Backsliding?

The European journey turned out to be an anathema for Turkey that paradoxically is set to stand...

Why Turkey is Complying with the Iran Sanctions

Why Turkey is Complying with the Iran Sanctions

Whether the Trump administration continues its policies of dragging Iran into economic bankruptcy...

How Israel Dominates the Political Landscape in the Middle East

How Israel Dominates the Political Landscape in the Middle East

Israel has a more advantageous position than ever regarding issues such as Palestine, the Eastern...