Foreign Policy

Canada as the latest victim of Saudi Arabia s foreign
Canada as the latest “victim” of Saudi Arabia’s foreign policy aggression

Saudi Arabia’s harsh responses during the crisis with Qatar and Canada is an important indicator of how aggressive...

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Turkey s Election and Erdogan s Middle East Policy
Turkey’s Election and Erdogan’s Middle East Policy

Turkey is likely to become a more influential actor in the politics of the Middle East. It is therefore vital that Western...

Friday, June 29, 2018

Turkey s Post-election Foreign Policy Agenda
Turkey’s Post-election Foreign Policy Agenda

The election results brought more space for maneuver for President Erdogan in domestic politics, but the foreign policy...

Friday, June 29, 2018

Erdogan s New Way in Turkish Foreign Policy
Erdogan’s New Way in Turkish Foreign Policy

This time, Erdogan’s way in Turkish foreign policy is a strategy to save the country first and to turn it into a regional...

Friday, May 11, 2018

Towards a more Realistic German Foreign Policy
Towards a more Realistic German Foreign Policy?

Rather than radical changes, small yet realistic steps can be taken in German foreign policy in order to re-establish...

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Diplomacy to Compensate International Inequality UN Jerusalem Vote
Diplomacy to Compensate International Inequality: UN Jerusalem Vote

Turkey achieved what the U.S. – who has immense diplomatic power – could not do. Through its effective diplomatic efforts,...

Friday, December 29, 2017

What does Turkey want in Iraq
What does Turkey want in Iraq?

The fundamental reason for Ankara’s close interest in Iraq is the country’s failure to ensure security within its own...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Turkey s Balance of Power Politics in the Axis of
Turkey’s Balance of Power Politics in the Axis of Europe, US, and Russia

Today, the most prominent threats to Turkey’s security emerges from the current policies of the U.S. and German...

Friday, September 15, 2017

The White House Intrigue
The White House Intrigue

Trump will continue to pull the brakes on any figure that might begin to overshadow him, just like he did in the Bannon case.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Can Turkey benefit from a Strategic Alliance with Russia
Can Turkey benefit from a Strategic Alliance with Russia?

Turkey’s relations with the US are expected to stay fragile due to Washington’s insistence on supporting the PKK in Syria....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Erdoğan - Trump Meeting Signals a More Constructive Era in
Erdoğan - Trump Meeting Signals a More Constructive Era in US-Turkish Relations

President Erdoğan’s meeting with US President Trump was overshadowed by the Pentagon’s decision to provide heavy weaponry...

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Rebalancing Turkey s Foreign Policy
Rebalancing Turkey’s Foreign Policy

Turkey is having difficulty communicating its current foreign policy objectives and practices, which are closely linked to...

Wednesday, May 3, 2017