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EU-backed 'No' Campaign plants Seeds of Xenophobia in Turkey
EU-backed 'No' Campaign plants Seeds of Xenophobia in Turkey

With the April 16 constitutional referendum just three weeks away, both sides have fielded their heavyweights as part of a...

Monday, May 29, 2017

Merkel's Concerns Europe's 'Destiny'
Merkel's Concerns, Europe's 'Destiny'

The relationship between the world's major powers is being unpredictably transformed. To be clear, it's not just that the...

Friday, June 2, 2017

Turkish Foreign Policy after the Constitutional Referendum
Turkish Foreign Policy after the Constitutional Referendum

The April 16 constitutional referendum in Turkey established yet again that foreign policy is closely related to domestic...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Rising Intolerance and the Future of European Politics
Rising Intolerance and the Future of European Politics

Since the beginning of the rise of far-right political parties in Europe, I have written in this column that the threat...

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Self-isolated EU Behind Turkey-UK Friendship
Self-isolated EU Behind Turkey-UK Friendship

Relations between Turkey and most European countries have seriously deteriorated as of late. The ambiance is so odd that...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

What does West Truly want from Turkey
What does West Truly want from Turkey?

Interesting — if not shocking — developments have been unfolding sequentially in recent weeks that have confirmed a clear...

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Assad's European Partners-In-Crime
Assad's European Partners-In-Crime

Three days ago, Syria suffered a horrendous massacre when Bashar Assad and his regime forces used chemical weapons in...

Friday, April 7, 2017

European Tolerance for the 'Other' Crumbles
European Tolerance for the 'Other' Crumbles

In the last few weeks another dimension of rising populist and rightist campaigns started to reveal themselves by...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Turkey's Referendum is a Litmus Test for European Democracy
Turkey's Referendum is a Litmus Test for European Democracy

The referendum campaign for a presidential system, which represents perhaps the most internationalized electoral...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Adolf Hitler Used Lies for Propaganda as Well
Adolf Hitler Used Lies for Propaganda as Well

Today's European leaders' use of lies in their anti-Turkey propaganda reminds us of the method used by Hitler and his...

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Europeans Shouldn't be Disturbed by Erdoğan's Charge of Fascism
Europeans Shouldn't be Disturbed by Erdoğan's Charge of Fascism

On Wednesday, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte reaped the rewards of his scandalous treatment of Turkish officials. Having...

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Sponsor States Behind Terrorism in Turkey
Sponsor States Behind Terrorism in Turkey

Turkey has been subjected to many violent and bloody terrorist attacks in recent months. It is noteworthy, though, that...

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Shockwaves of the Syrian Conflict in Europe The Price of
Shockwaves of the Syrian Conflict in Europe: The Price of Standing Aside

The EU politics towards the Syrian crisis has not been a sustainable one as they continuously attempt turning a deaf ear...

Monday, March 27, 2017

The Age of Contagious Chaos
The Age of Contagious Chaos

Collective wisdom and virtue are the sole solutions to help the world recover from today's crises, which are the root...

Sunday, February 26, 2017

A New Page in Turkish Higher Education The Institutional Evaluation
A New Page in Turkish Higher Education: The Institutional Evaluation Era

In the last few years, Turkey has been going through a rather dynamic phase in higher education. Especially in the last...

Friday, February 10, 2017

Isolated Iran Finds Bosom Buddies in West
Isolated Iran Finds Bosom Buddies in West

With the military expansion policy it is leading, Iran is drawing strong reactions from the Islamic world. The...

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Europe's Blindness to Regional Developments
Europe's Blindness to Regional Developments

Lacking vision and creativity, Washington and Brussels implemented a series of policies that promised nothing but...

Sunday, December 4, 2016

The West on the Brink of Collapse
The West on the Brink of Collapse

To be clear, it's still difficult to know what kind of world order Trump, who seems to favor nationalism over...

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Future Direction of Turkish-EU Relations
Future Direction of Turkish-EU Relations

Turkey's relationship with the EU has to be redefined. The process will be open to harsh remarks and rational bargains...

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Why Europe is increasingly irrelevant to the Middle East
Why Europe is increasingly irrelevant to the Middle East

From the moment the Mosul operation started, multiple officials from the European Union made statements expressing their...

Saturday, November 5, 2016

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