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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...

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...

French-German Tension May Create Deep Divisions in Europe

French-German Tension May Create Deep Divisions in Europe

France and Germany are at odds over several issues and the NATO Leaders meeting next week has the...

Islamophobia Is Now a Source of Pride in France

Islamophobia Is Now a Source of Pride in France

French Muslims live in a climate of hate and face a continuous atmosphere of discrimination...

All Eyes Are on Kramp-Karrenbauer But Merz Waits in the

All Eyes Are on Kramp-Karrenbauer But Merz Waits in the Shadows

Merz prefers to officially support Kramp-Karrenbauer while simultaneously continuing to appear as...

Europe's Response to Turkey's Military Operation is Less About Security

Europe's Response to Turkey's Military Operation is Less About Security and More About Prejudice

Turkey’s recent military operation against the YPG in northeast Syria brought to the surface all...

SPD s Uninspiring Elections Will Lead to No Change

SPD’s Uninspiring Elections Will Lead to No Change

In the next weeks, SPD members will ultimately have a new chairperson on whom party members will...

European Daesh Fighters A Nightmare Knocking on the EU s

European Daesh Fighters: A Nightmare Knocking on the EU’s Door

Taking those foreign terrorist fighters back is the legal obligation of their home countries, but...

Germany s Safe Zone Proposal A Failed Move for Domestic

Germany’s Safe Zone Proposal: A Failed Move for Domestic Ambitions

At the end of the day, the move by the CDU leader will most likely not contribute positively...

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...