Operation Euphrates Shield

How Turkey Has Changed its Counter-Terrorism Policy Against the PKK
How Turkey Has Changed its Counter-Terrorism Policy Against the PKK

This is the first comprehensive counter-terror operation against the PKK. This time, the military strategy is not only...

Friday, June 15, 2018

Education matters Why does Turkey operate schools in the Euphrates
Education matters: Why does Turkey operate schools in the Euphrates Shield Region of Syria?

A report written by Ipek Coskun and published by the SETA Foundation indicates why the education facilities provided by...

Saturday, May 5, 2018

What should Pompeo do
What should Pompeo do?

The U.S. should have realised that Turkey was not bluffing about clearing its border from all terrorist elements.

Friday, March 23, 2018

Everything about Operation Olive Branch
Everything about Operation Olive Branch

Land forces of the TSK and FSA will simultaneously penetrate the defense lines of the PKK/YPG on the southern and eastern...

Monday, January 22, 2018

Turkish troops in Idlib Syria
Turkish troops in Idlib, Syria

According to the statement released by the TSK, the de-escalation zones were created in order to “enhance the...

Friday, October 13, 2017

Uniting the Syrian Rebel Factions
Uniting the Syrian Rebel Factions

As long as the support is not united under one structure, which will benefit the interim government, the Syrian opposition...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

The Operation Euphrates Shield A Joint Military Campaign in a
The Operation Euphrates Shield: A Joint Military Campaign in a Foreign Land

Conducting a military operation in a different geography, operating in an environment in which the dominant language is...

Friday, September 15, 2017

Euphrates Shield revisited
Euphrates Shield revisited

Ankara's objectives, closely associated with homeland and border security issues, obligated it to take military measures

Monday, August 28, 2017

Lessons from Operation Euphrates Shield
Lessons from Operation Euphrates Shield

Operation Euphrates Shield, an overdue incursion that ended in success, clearly took the Turkish military's technical...

Monday, August 28, 2017

Turkey s Operation Euphrates Shield marks 1st anniversary
Turkey’s Operation Euphrates Shield marks 1st anniversary

One year has passed since Turkey launched Operation Euphrates Shield with a view to purging the terrorist threat emanating...

Friday, August 25, 2017

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