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Macron Tries to Nudge Trump on Syria Policy
Macron Tries to Nudge Trump on Syria Policy

President Macron might have convinced Trump to reconsider pulling U.S. troops out of Syria “too soon” but the central...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Trump ends DACA immigrant program for minors
Trump ends DACA immigrant program for minors

Attorney General says administration will 'begin an orderly, lawful wind down' of 2012 Obama program

Wednesday, September 6, 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

Lessons on a New Kind of Political Communication to Win
Lessons on a New Kind of Political Communication to Win the Silent Majority: US Elections 2016

The rise of the far right has grown on the back of highly divisive, identity-based rhetoric. It emphasizes the growth of...

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Increasing Cooperation Between Ankara and Washington on the Syrian Issue
Increasing Cooperation Between Ankara and Washington on the Syrian Issue: How About Revisiting the Safe Zone Idea?

Last week, just before President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s visit to the United States, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony...

Friday, April 1, 2016

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