Turkey

Turkey in the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Equation
Turkey in the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Equation

It is time for the U.S. to remember its commitment to Turkey within the framework of the NATO partnership and launch a...

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

What's Happening in Istanbul
What's Happening in Istanbul?

It is obvious that the current discussions on the results in Istanbul will continue to remain high on the political agenda...

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

The Age of Erdogan has Brought Stability and Political Flexibility
The Age of Erdogan has Brought Stability and Political Flexibility to Turkey

From 2003 up until the present day, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has towered over Turkish politics and has been the most...

Saturday, April 6, 2019

How to Understand the Dynamics Behind Turkey's Election Results
How to Understand the Dynamics Behind Turkey's Election Results

In the upcoming days and perhaps weeks there are going to be discussions on why certain goals were achieved in some...

Friday, April 5, 2019

The Aftermath of Turkey s Local Elections Who Lost Who
The Aftermath of Turkey’s Local Elections: Who Lost, Who Won?

Since there is a minor difference between the votes of AK Party and CHP candidates in Istanbul, the AK Party has applied...

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Turkey s Secularists and Separatists Hand in Hand to the
Turkey’s Secularists and Separatists Hand in Hand to the Ballots

What did the CHP and Iyi Party promise the HDP in order to receive support? No representative from either party is ready...

Friday, March 29, 2019

What's Behind Turkey and Iran's Joint Operation on the PKK
What's Behind Turkey and Iran's Joint Operation on the PKK?

Turkey and Iran are closest to finally reaching a point where they can cooperate for stability in their own countries and...

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

To Counter Turkey Saudi Arabia Backs the YPG in Syria
To Counter Turkey, Saudi Arabia Backs the YPG in Syria

Of all the Arabian Peninsula monarchies, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has received the most blame in Turkey for its...

Friday, March 29, 2019

Post-Election Turkey Possible Scenarios
Post-Election Turkey: Possible Scenarios

Since there is less than 24 hours left to Turkey's local elections, it is crucial to discuss possible future scenarios...

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Turkey s Domestic Car Amid Major Changes in the Global
Turkey’s Domestic Car Amid Major Changes in the Global Automotive Industry

Turkey will have its own domestic car in 2021. With low labor costs, skilled labor force, and more than a million domestic...

Monday, March 25, 2019

Turkey s Reliable Diplomacy in the Somalia-Somaliland Talks
Turkey’s Reliable Diplomacy in the Somalia-Somaliland Talks

Turkey plays a significant and important role in Africa, now it can bring Somalia and the Somaliland administration to the...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The European Parliament Seeks the Medieval Age in Hagia Sophia
The European Parliament Seeks the Medieval Age in Hagia Sophia

The European Parliament considers defending Hagia Sophia’s conversion into a mosque an extremism and underlines its...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Why are Local Elections Perceived as a Matter of National
Why are Local Elections Perceived as a Matter of National Survival in Turkey?

Overall, the AK Party and the MHP see the upcoming elections as a matter of national survival because of the incidents...

Monday, March 18, 2019

Ending the Confusion over U S Withdrawal from Syria
Ending the Confusion over U.S. Withdrawal from Syria

Without admitting a policy failure, the U.S. will not be able to achieve meaningful cooperation with Turkey. That will...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Turkey's Regulation Markets What are the Reactions A Street Story
Turkey's Regulation Markets: What are the Reactions? A Street Story

Although there has been heated debates on these markets in the media from an ‘ideological/political’ perspective, people...

Friday, March 15, 2019

The Link Between Brexit and Turkey's Dashed Hopes of Being
The Link Between Brexit and Turkey's Dashed Hopes of Being an EU Member

For older, experienced EU hacks, such as the author, there were no great surprises to the loaded gun which Brussels handed...

Monday, March 18, 2019

Turkey's S-400 Deal The Last Straw that Breaks the Camel's
Turkey's S-400 Deal: The Last Straw that Breaks the Camel's Back in US-Turkey Relations?

Turkey's purchase of S-400s from Russia is more than a simple choice. It's a strategic choice that might re-shape Turkey's...

Monday, March 11, 2019

The Unspoken Syrian Tribes in the Syrian Civil War
The Unspoken Syrian Tribes in the Syrian Civil War

While Turkey and the U.S. discuss a potential safe-zone in northern Syria, especially in the areas below the 20-mile line,...

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Why Do Election Polls Fail
Why Do Election Polls Fail?

Especially after the June 24 elections, owners of some survey companies admitted that they made fraudulent in the results...

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

What If It Works The CHP's Local Election Strategy
What If It Works? The CHP's Local Election Strategy

Kilicdaroglu's excuse for a possible defeat is already at hand. He will argue that the CHP failed due to the group...

Monday, March 4, 2019

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