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What's the Special Chemistry Between Russia and Israel
What's the Special Chemistry Between Russia and Israel?

The multi-million Russian-speaking diaspora in Israel and a few but influential Jewish diaspora in Russia, trade and...

Sunday, April 21, 2019

How Durable are Relations Between Turkey and Russia
How Durable are Relations Between Turkey and Russia?

The main risks for the future of relations between Turkey and Russia are related to the exerting of external pressure and...

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Sputnik Türkiye The Voice of Moscow
Sputnik Türkiye: The Voice of Moscow?

Views on Sputnik expressed both in Turkey and Western countries must be interpreted as reviews made on the new link of...

Friday, January 25, 2019

What was Offered to Ankara in Moscow
What was Offered to Ankara in Moscow?

Maintaining a negotiation process with Russia or the U.S. will not provide Turkey with ultimate solutions to its security...

Saturday, January 26, 2019

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

The Dynamics Behind the Istanbul Summit
The Dynamics Behind the Istanbul Summit

The Istanbul Summit is much more critical in terms of exposing the vital position of Turkey and Russia in the Syrian...

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Does Quadruple Talk in Istanbul Signal Peace for Syria
Does Quadruple Talk in Istanbul Signal Peace for Syria?

One way to prevent a regime coalition offensive in Idlib would be if the U.S. stepped in. If the U.S. could come to a more...

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Turkey amp Russia renew confidence ahead of October 15 demilitarization
Turkey & Russia renew confidence ahead of October 15 demilitarization deadline

Turkish Ministry of National Defence announced that the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the demilitarized zone of Idlib...

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Russian military tests arms to gain experience in Syria
Russian military tests arms to gain experience in Syria

Figures illustrate that Russia has tested several new weapon systems in Syria.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Winning Idlib
Winning Idlib

At this stage, the most important objective for Turkey is to solve the potential radicalization of the armed groups. If...

Friday, September 21, 2018

As Diplomacy Moves on in Idlib so does Turkey s
As Diplomacy Moves on in Idlib, so does Turkey’s Deterrence Strategy

Turkey’s primary strategy in this game is to deter the Syrian regime from a brutal offensive while trying to find a middle...

Monday, September 17, 2018

Does Turkey s Idlib Resolution Work
Does Turkey’s Idlib Resolution Work?

This is the right time for the international society to take real responsibility in order to overcome the already...

Friday, September 14, 2018

Who said what in Tehran
Who said what in Tehran

'There can be no military solution to Syrian conflict' says statement, urging 'a negotiated political process.' Source:...

Monday, September 10, 2018

The outcome of the Tehran summit
The outcome of the Tehran summit

All eyes were set on the trilateral summit in Tehran, which would determine Idlib's future. After "difficult"...

Monday, September 10, 2018

Turkey s take on the Tehran Summit on Idlib
Turkey’s take on the Tehran Summit on Idlib

Yes, the joint statement did not guarantee a fully peaceful solution over Idlib but this diplomatic traffic is still...

Monday, September 10, 2018

Idlib Conundrum Continues After Tehran Summit
Idlib Conundrum Continues After Tehran Summit

The final meeting of the summit was interestingly broadcasted live so that the participating nations could raise their...

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Towards the End in the Syrian Civil War
Towards the End in the Syrian Civil War?

The Syrian Civil War, which has been raging for more than seven years, is entering a new phase, as the Assad regime is...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Civilians in Syria's Idlib fear imminent regime assault
Civilians in Syria's Idlib fear imminent regime assault

Civilians living in Syria's northwestern Idlib province, fearing a possible assault by the Assad regime and its allies,...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Turkey s route in the Middle Eastern conundrum
Turkey’s route in the Middle Eastern conundrum

Kids bully, fight, and cause problems if they are not restrained or incentivized by their parents. All this mess in the...

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Turkey s difficult calculations about Idlib
Turkey’s difficult calculations about Idlib

If the regime and Russian military campaign goes beyond a limited military intervention and turns into a full-scale...

Friday, August 31, 2018

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