Arab Spring

Ghosts of the Arab Revolutions Haunt Algeria
Ghosts of the Arab Revolutions Haunt Algeria

Ghost of Arab revolutions will continue to haunt the oppressive regimes in the Arab world, despite their...

Monday, March 4, 2019

How the Egypt's Judiciary is Aiding the Sisi Regime to
How the Egypt's Judiciary is Aiding the Sisi Regime to Maintain its Oppression

Since Sisi assumed power, the Egyptian judiciary has served to legitimate and facilitate the authoritarian rule. Other...

Monday, February 18, 2019

Tunisia in a Predicament Echoes of the Tunisian Revolution Lingering
Tunisia in a Predicament: Echoes of the Tunisian Revolution Lingering

Blaise's aphorism that 'frustration at that failure has no more gruesome expression than Tunisia’s tide of...

Thursday, January 17, 2019

The Muslim Brotherhood Rise Fall and Future Prospects
The Muslim Brotherhood: Rise, Fall, and Future Prospects

From entering similar jolts in the past to losing its popularity in contemporary times, to facing the deepest crisis in...

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Emirati claims for regional expansionism
Emirati claims for regional expansionism

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has recently emerged as a revisionist and expansionist state, not only in the Middle East...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The end of regional transformation in the Middle East
The end of regional transformation in the Middle East?

It may be misleading to state that the wave of regional transformation, which began in 2010, has come to an end despite...

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Overcoming the Political Crisis in Tunisia National Consensus and the
Overcoming the Political Crisis in Tunisia: National Consensus and the Role of the Ennahda Movement

It is of great importance that Ennahda and other Tunisian political groups show a unified front against foreign...

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Why has Morocco Been Witnessing Protests Since 2011
Why has Morocco Been Witnessing Protests Since 2011?

Unlike other countries that experienced violence and instability during the wave of the Arab uprisings, Morocco has...

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Post-Nation State in the Middle East and the Turkish Model
Post-Nation State in the Middle East and the Turkish Model

The Turkish model, offered by the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) after 2002, presents a political community of...

Friday, June 22, 2018

Protests in Jordan and Future Challenges for King Abdullah
Protests in Jordan and Future Challenges for King Abdullah

It can be predicted that Jordan will have to face more serious challenges in the coming period. Its economic problems will...

Thursday, June 7, 2018

US war games take Middle East from volatile to brink
US war games take Middle East from volatile to brink of war

The chain of destructive developments, which started with the U.S. invasion of Iraq under the veil of liberation from...

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Turkey and regional stability Weaving the past's moral hinterland with
Turkey and regional stability: Weaving the past's moral hinterland with today's realpolitik

Turkey's mediator role in a number of foreign crises, trying to contribute to global peace and stability, is a model for...

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Turkey's Defense Industry grows steadily
Turkey's Defense Industry grows steadily

Turkey’s defense industry has been developing rapidly. At the very beginning of the 2000s, the country’s rate of...

Friday, June 16, 2017

Turkey learned Much from the Arab Spring
Turkey learned Much from the Arab Spring

Today's Turkey is not the same Turkey that was caught unaware of the Arab Spring in 2010. Despite liberal pens in the West...

Friday, June 9, 2017

Re-negotiating Terms With the Trump Administration
Re-negotiating Terms With the Trump Administration

At this time, it is unclear whether a new storm is coming our way or a new balance of power will emerge out of a brief...

Sunday, February 26, 2017

The West's Reputation in Turkey Hits Rock Bottom
The West's Reputation in Turkey Hits Rock Bottom

Western governments not only refuse to contribute to Turkey's counterterrorism efforts but they actively enlist the...

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The Ideological Blindness of Germany and the EU
The Ideological Blindness of Germany and the EU

Turkey takes a real and holistic negotiation relationship with the EU as its basis rather than that of bargaining, and...

Friday, June 3, 2016

Sharing the Middle East and New Doctrines
Sharing the Middle East and New Doctrines

We will continue to see a competition of doctrines and shared concerns in the Middle East for quite a while. U.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The chance for democratic development

AK Party governments spearheaded most of the critical reforms expanding the rights of most disadvantaged groups such as...

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