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First Cabinet of Turkey s New Presidential System of Government
First Cabinet of Turkey’s New Presidential System of Government

The first cabinet of Turkey's new presidential system was announced on July 9, 2018. Source: Anadolu Agency .

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Do Football Players Have no Right to Freedom of Opinion
Do Football Players Have no Right to Freedom of Opinion?

While last week many media representatives focused on the alleged doubtfulness of Ozil’s and Gundogan’s Germanness, no one...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Turkey braced for accelerated system transformation
Turkey braced for accelerated system transformation

The announcement from Erdogan concerning early presidential and general elections in just two months' time was a largely...

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Five reasons why Turkey is holding snap elections
Five reasons why Turkey is holding snap elections

Although the opposition has expressed positive views about the decision to hold snap elections, they not as ready as the...

Friday, April 20, 2018

A Charm Offensive Turkey and France Reset Relations
A Charm Offensive: Turkey and France Reset Relations

Both leaders need one another. Macron can gain regional and global stature via Turkey; Turkey can gain renewed influence...

Monday, January 8, 2018

Jerusalem move is Trump's gift horse to Putin
Jerusalem move is Trump's gift horse to Putin

Washington's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel presented Mr. Putin an opportunity to strengthen his...

Friday, December 15, 2017

President Erdogan meets Putin in Sochi
President Erdogan meets Putin in Sochi

Putin agreed that the joint work of Russia, Turkey and Iran as guarantors of the Astana peace settlement process for Syria...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Trying to discipline Erdoğan US could lose Turkey
Trying to discipline Erdoğan, US could lose Turkey

Let's make one thing clear: The Turkish public maintains that concerns about Turkey's future are fueled by the U.S. If...

Saturday, October 14, 2017

The cooperation between Ankara and Moscow to yield positive results
The cooperation between Ankara and Moscow to yield positive results for the region

Thanking Erdogan for his commitment and effort to solve the Syrian issue, Putin added that “it was really difficult to...

Friday, September 29, 2017

KRG referendum is betrayal
KRG referendum is ‘betrayal’

In most recent deelopments, Turkey’s General Consulate to Erbil announced on Wednesday that from Friday 29 September...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Barzani's referendum and Erdoğan's disappointment
Barzani's referendum and Erdoğan's disappointment

By ignoring Turkey's deep concerns about his referendum, Barzani has risked losing Erdoğan's partnership.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Elderly Rohingya miserably fail to escape death
Elderly Rohingya miserably fail to escape death

“Nearly 1 million Rohingya are being subjected to genocide and are fleeing to Bangladesh,” “we never said it was Buddhists...

Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Rohingya crisis and the problem of aid
The Rohingya crisis and the problem of aid

Total US humanitarian funding for internally displaces people in Myanmar and refugees since last October now stands at $95...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Kurdish referendum to engender further instability
Kurdish referendum to engender further instability

Barzani stated that “Baghdad has failed to provide alternative solutions,” so therefore “we will sit at a negotiating...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Diplomatic tensions with Myanmar as Rohingya Muslims escape violence
Diplomatic tensions with Myanmar as Rohingya Muslims escape violence

De facto leader of Myanmar, former Nobel Peace recipient, Aung San Suu Kyi, did not attend the UN GA due to increasing...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Ultimate goal is to empower PKK
Ultimate goal is to empower PKK

Turkey's concerns on the subject have been clear from the very beginning: This referendum will make the region more...

Friday, September 22, 2017

The need to turn over a new leaf
The need to turn over a new leaf

If Turkey-U.S. relations are intended to head for a fresh start rather than a collapse, Washington must revise its Middle...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

President Erdogan in New York ahead of UN General Assembly
President Erdogan in New York ahead of UN General Assembly

Ahead of the UN General Assembly, President Erdogan has called for reforms within the UN and is expected to raise concerns...

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Pro-PKK rally in Cologne Ankara summons German envoy
Pro-PKK rally in Cologne: Ankara summons German envoy

While the government have been salient in ensuring a peaceful relationship with Germany is maintained, acknowledging that...

Monday, September 18, 2017

Northern Iraq proceeding to era of isolation
Northern Iraq proceeding to era of isolation

"The Secretary-General believes that any unilateral decision to hold a referendum at this time would detract from the need...

Monday, September 18, 2017

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