NATO

Russia-NATO war closer than ever
Russia-NATO war closer than ever?

While Russia called its highest ranking diplomat in Kiev’s Embassy to Moscow, Ukraine discussed a proposal to impose...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Wanted New strategic partners
Wanted: New strategic partners

There was a time when you could have called Turkey's relationship with the U.S.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

US-Turkey Ties on the Brink of Collapse
US-Turkey Ties on the Brink of Collapse?

The U.S.

Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump's Russia dilemma
Trump's Russia dilemma

There is a long history of U.S. presidents trying to revise relations with Russia; however, two factors set Trump's...

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Trump's Moscow gamble
Trump's Moscow gamble

Nowadays it is hard to find a film analogy to describe U.S.-Russia relations. The rivalry of old days and the reset of the...

Monday, July 16, 2018

Western bloc crumbles as US-EU rift emerges
Western bloc crumbles as US-EU rift emerges

The ongoing rift between the U.S. and the EU countries in NATO hints at the slow collapse of the Western alliance.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Split within NATO will continue unless allies have a shared
Split within NATO will continue unless allies have a shared threat perception

The transatlantic alliance, which is at the core of NATO, is crumbling due to Trump’s unwillingness to further invest in...

Friday, July 13, 2018

The NATO Summit and the future of transatlantic relations
The NATO Summit and the future of transatlantic relations

It seems that Western unity has slowly shattered over the last decade with most Western or Western-dominated international...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

US-centered alliance crumbles
US-centered alliance crumbles

The outcome of NATO's Brussels summit will demonstrate whether the U.S.-led bloc, recently shaken by Washington's...

Monday, July 9, 2018

What Can the F-35 Crisis Further Lead To
What Can the F-35 Crisis Further Lead To?

Turkey’s removal from the F-35 program will not eliminate potential risks by Russia. It will only hamper NATO influence in...

Friday, June 22, 2018

F 35 Case Not the First Time Won t be
F–35 Case: Not the First Time, Won’t be the Last

If the U.S. Senate approves the bill to punish Ankara, then it will punish its own defense company Lockheed Martin as...

Monday, June 11, 2018

Kissinger's message to Trump
Kissinger's message to Trump

Late Secretary of State Kissinger's style of dealmaking may help President Trump find a way to improve on his repetitive...

Monday, May 28, 2018

Global pendulum swings to protectionism again
Global pendulum swings to protectionism again

The rising tide of trade protectionism might trigger global responses to U.S. policies, but trade protectionism shall be...

Monday, March 19, 2018

Decline of the international order we know
Decline of the international order we know

A decline of the existing world order and a lack of cooperation to deal with major security challenges and the fight...

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Limiting Turkey's fight against YPG
Limiting Turkey's fight against YPG

As the number of dead YPG militants increases and Turkish-backed forces advance toward the center of Afrin, there will be...

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Turkey won't just live with PKK YPG threat
Turkey won't just live with PKK, YPG threat

The West's refusal to view the YPG as a terrorist organization and the Western media's romanticization of 'the Kurds'...

Monday, February 5, 2018

Who harms NATO Turkey or the US
Who harms NATO? Turkey or the US?

Claiming Turkey's Afrin operation harms the U.S. or NATO serves the interests only of countries like Russia and China.

Monday, January 29, 2018

US ignores NATO ally's redline in northern Syria
US ignores NATO ally's redline in northern Syria

U.S. officials underestimating Turkey's security concerns on its Syrian border damages NATO allies Turkey and the U.S.'s...

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Allies should support Turkey against terrorism
Allies should support Turkey against terrorism

Just as Turkey supports its allies in their fight against terrorism, they should support Turkey in its fight against...

Sunday, January 28, 2018

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