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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 the issue of terrorists...

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Balkan Daesh Fighters in Numbers
Balkan Daesh Fighters in Numbers

Some of the highest numbers of foreign fighters joining Daesh came from the Balkans, and these states now face the huge...

Thursday, December 19, 2019

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 most know that their...

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

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 to Camp Bucca in Iraq...

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

DAESH Documenting a Modern Heresy Interview with Belkıs Kılıçkaya
DAESH: Documenting a Modern Heresy, Interview with Belkıs Kılıçkaya

Faruk Yaslıçimen, Editor-in-Chief of The New Turkey interviewed Belkıs Kılıçkaya, a distinguished Turkish journalist,...

Monday, October 17, 2016

YPG s Foreign Fighters Volunteers or Terrorists
YPG’s Foreign Fighters: Volunteers or Terrorists?

Western governments should take the issue of FTF returnees of the YPG seriously at least for the sake of their own public...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Tortures Executions and Sisi s Unlimited Credibility in the West
Tortures, Executions, and Sisi’s Unlimited Credibility in the West

Unlike the toppled president Morsi, Sisi has nothing else other than Western support. Those nine young men would be alive...

Monday, February 25, 2019

Is the UK Wrong for Stripping ex-ISIS Bride of Citizenship
Is the UK Wrong for Stripping ex-ISIS Bride of Citizenship?

Begum’s UK citizenship annulment may seem racist and even be illegal. But it’s the least ‘extremist’ of much needed...

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Protecting the YPG Should not be a Goal of the
Protecting the YPG Should not be a Goal of the US Withdrawal

Some argue that the U.S. should not abandon their allies on the ground and leave them to their fate, which would amount to...

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Turkey's fight against Daesh in January
Turkey's fight against Daesh in January

Throughout Turkey's operations against Daesh in January, 87 suspects were arrested and 36 were remanded in custody.

Monday, February 4, 2019

How Cheap Drones Became Assets for Terrorist Organizations
How Cheap Drones Became Assets for Terrorist Organizations

The use of drones became popular among terrorist organizations as soon as the security vulnerability they contained was...

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Turkey's Fight Against Terrorism PKK not Kurds
Turkey's Fight Against Terrorism: PKK, not Kurds

There is a deliberate confusion by using the term “Kurds” in relation to both societal or even political groups and even...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

US-Turkey Cooperation in Syria Requires Serious Strategy
US-Turkey Cooperation in Syria Requires Serious Strategy

Going forward, the central question will remain the same: what is the U.S. strategy in Syria? With or without U.S. troop...

Monday, January 7, 2019

Erdogan in the NYT Turkey is the only Viable Partner
Erdogan in the NYT: Turkey is the only Viable Partner for the US

Erdogan states that Turkey can defeat (and has already defeated) Daesh militarily and, further, it is capable of...

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Making Sense of Turkey s New Counter-Terrorism Strategy
Making Sense of Turkey’s New Counter-Terrorism Strategy

Turkey is revolutionizing its counter-terrorism strategy not only against the PKK in Turkey but also against other...

Friday, November 23, 2018

Daesh s mass graves in Iraq
Daesh’s mass graves in Iraq

Mass graves have been located in areas formerly controlled by Daesh in Iraq with a UN report saying between 6,000 to...

Monday, November 12, 2018

Has Turkey s Syria Policy Changed
Has Turkey’s Syria Policy Changed?

Turkey's policy of keeping and enlarging its military presence in Syria has two aims: Sustaining Turkey’s national...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Turkey-US Relations Post-Brunson
Turkey-US Relations Post-Brunson

Brunson’s return to the U.S. and President Trump’s hosting of the pastor in the oval office with high level administration...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Nobel Peace Prize Should Have Gone to
Nobel Peace Prize Should Have Gone to...

Of course, Murad’s and Mukwege’s experiences are unbearable and the duty they take on is virtuous. However, it does not...

Friday, October 12, 2018

The French Islam
The French Islam

Associating a terror group with Islam is scandalous. Would have DAESH been called a “humanist terror group” had the group...

Saturday, October 6, 2018

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