Middle East

Why Does Iran Fail to Grasp Turkey s Security Concerns

Why Does Iran Fail to Grasp Turkey’s Security Concerns in Syria?

Iran’s ambivalent policy fuels distrust of Turkey’s decision makers towards Iran. If Iran...

The YPG Myth Downplays a Danger For the West

The YPG Myth Downplays a Danger For the West

A false narrative is established in which YPG members, sympathizers and even its leading figures...

Operation Peace Spring was an Obligation to Turkey's Sovereignty

Operation Peace Spring was an Obligation to Turkey's Sovereignty

Calling it an invasion falls short of explaining the conditions that brought Turkey to this...

Is a Trilateral Summit between the US Russia and Turkey

Is a Trilateral Summit between the US, Russia, and Turkey Achievable?

Turkey’s growing relations with Russia and the US will offer new opportunities for the...

Is a New Adana Agreement on the Agenda

Is a New Adana Agreement on the Agenda?

Russia has long argued for the reactivation of the Adana protocol to facilitate direct contacts...

Making Sense of Turkey s Military Operations in Northern Syria

Making Sense of Turkey’s Military Operations in Northern Syria

There is the likelihood that Operation Peace Spring might be resumed in the projected safe zone...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

Israel Elections Why targeting Turkey is an Electoral Strategy for

Israel Elections: Why targeting Turkey is an Electoral Strategy for Likud?

It is a matter of curiosity how seriously anti-Turkey campaign will continue as Israel receives...

Turkey and Iran s Approach to the YPG A New

Turkey and Iran’s Approach to the YPG: A New Overlap of Interests?

Turkey should not expect other parties to understand and support responses to its own security...

Will the Appointment of a new Energy Minister relieve Saudi

Will the Appointment of a new Energy Minister relieve Saudi Arabia’s Economic Woes?

New Saudi economy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman is the son of King Salman bin Abdulaziz...