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Iran-Saudi Tension and the Double Entendre
Iran-Saudi Tension and the Double Entendre

Some top Iranians appear to be mesmerized by the hypnotic effects of terms such as takfiri, jihadi or Wahhabi, as they...

Friday, December 23, 2016

Turkey Safer Today Than It Was Yesterday
Turkey Safer Today Than It Was Yesterday

The people of Turkey who came face to face with tanks and armed soldiers on the streets feel a true sense of...

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Turkey s ISIS Problem
Turkey’s ISIS Problem

The attack on Istanbul’s Ataturk airport in June 2016 indicates that the ISIS threat to Turkey is transforming from a sole...

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Is the Spirit of Sykes-Picot Still Alive in the Middle
Is the Spirit of Sykes-Picot Still Alive in the Middle East after a Century?

The conditions of the Sykes-Picot agreement are no longer valid, but the spirit of the agreement is still alive. The...

Monday, May 16, 2016

Russia in Syria
Russia in Syria

In the last five years Russia has been a keen supporter of Bashar Assad and eventually, decided to intervene militarily in...

Friday, February 26, 2016

Turkey 282 people killed in terror attacks since July 7
Turkey: 282 people killed in terror attacks since July 7

The death toll includes 145 security personnel and 137 civilians, including six children. A total of 145 Turkish...

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Turkey detains 43 with suspected links to ISIS
Turkey detains 43 with suspected links to ISIS

Dozens of suspected ISIS terror organization supporters were detained across Turkey on Sunday, local officials said....

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Deputy PM Akdoğan Ankara attack possible political engineering ahead of
Deputy PM Akdoğan: Ankara attack possible political engineering ahead of Nov 1

Strongly condemning the deadly terrorist attack in Ankara, Deputy PM Akdoğan said the attack targeted peace and stability...

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Are the principals of the proxy war going down to the battlefield?

At the point reached, the primary elements of the proxy war never became directly involved in the war. After Russia's...

Thursday, October 8, 2015

The new cold war in Syria and Turkey's position
The new cold war in Syria and Turkey's position

After five years of civil war, a huge influx of foreign fighters, and lots of sophisticated global power meddling, Syria...

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Car bombings kill 50 people across Iraq
Car bombings kill 50 people across Iraq

Three car bomb attacks kill at least 50 and injure dozens of others in Iraq. A series of car bombings across Iraq...

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

U.S. Admits: We Can’t Protect Syrian Allies From Russia’s Bombs

Putin’s warplanes are targeting the CIA’s rebel friends. And the U.

Friday, October 2, 2015

It's a crime to promote terrorism Presidential spokesman says
It's a crime to promote terrorism, Presidential spokesman says

Presidential spokesman İbrahim Kalın said on Tuesday that it is a crime to promote terrorism, as he underscored the...

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Europe's conscience is dying on the shores
Europe's conscience is dying on the shores

The perspective of European countries on human rights and autocratic regimes in the Middle East needs to take a more...

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

US State Department Spokesman: Turkey's response to refugees, ISIS above expectations

Turkey's response to the nearly two million refugees that have crossed its border from Syria and ISIS terrorists is 'above...

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Turkey strikes ISIS as part of coalition

Turkey and the U.S.

Monday, August 31, 2015

SOHR: At least 200 civilians killed in US-led air strikes in Syria

According to a report released by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) on Monday, more than 206 civilians, half...

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

PKK: A wolf in sheep's clothing

Believing that anyone with a basic sense of time can figure out that the PKK shot first, let us offer an often ignored yet...

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Child recruitment, female militants of PKK idealized in Western media

As Turkey continues to struggle with two internationally recognized terrorist organization, ISIS and the PKK, the Western...

Thursday, August 20, 2015

US confirms anti-Daesh airstrike from Turkey

'Coalition now has another strategic location from which it can conduct strikes if and when necessary,' says Pentagon The...

Thursday, August 6, 2015

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