Turkey

Turkey Seeks for an Effective Public Dispute Resolution Mechanism
Turkey Seeks for an Effective Public Dispute Resolution Mechanism

The Ombudsman Institution can be a chance to provide more transparency, collaboration, and problem-solving in Turkey’s...

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Is it Possible for Turkey to Mediate the Venezuelan Crisis
Is it Possible for Turkey to Mediate the Venezuelan Crisis?

All scenarios in the Venezuelan case propose victory or defeat of one side of the conflict. Under current conditions, the...

Monday, February 11, 2019

Is the Turkish Opposition Really an Alternative
Is the Turkish Opposition Really an Alternative?

Despite the rising public displeasure with the existing ruling power, the opposition seems to fail to offer itself as an...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Fouad Siniora The Arab world desperately needs new approaches
Fouad Siniora: The Arab world desperately needs new approaches

“The world is increasingly becoming chaotic, where power relations are less clear, universal values are being eroded and...

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Cyprus in the Midst of Shifting Tides in the Mediterranean
Cyprus in the Midst of Shifting Tides in the Mediterranean Gas Competition

At the expense of the Turkish Cypriots, a group of seven European Union member states declared their support for the Greek...

Friday, February 8, 2019

Turkey Charts an Independent Foreign Policy
Turkey Charts an Independent Foreign Policy

Developments in northern Syria seem to be heading in the right direction, i.e. towards the creation of a deep security...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Turkey's fight against Daesh in January
Turkey's fight against Daesh in January

Throughout Turkey's operations against Daesh in January, 87 suspects were arrested and 36 were remanded in custody.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Turkey's Economic Crisis that Never Came
Turkey's Economic Crisis that Never Came

An economic crisis has always been imminent and under the thin surface for Turkey's crisis-mongers for the last 16 years....

Monday, January 28, 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

Why is Turkey Backing President Maduro
Why is Turkey Backing President Maduro?

Turkey and Venezuela share this political model: democracy at home, autonomy abroad. They support each other since they...

Saturday, January 26, 2019

China's Zouchuqu Policy and Turkey-Pakistan Economic Relations
China's Zouchuqu Policy and Turkey-Pakistan Economic Relations

Urging Turkish investors to start working from now to benefit from the immense opportunities that will come from the...

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Turkey's Options for a Safe Zone in Syria
Turkey's Options for a Safe Zone in Syria

In the long run, in case of a full U.S. withdrawal, it is not sustainable for the YPG to maintain their military presence...

Friday, January 18, 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

The Populist Turn in Turkish Politics Why are People Leaving
The Populist Turn in Turkish Politics: Why are People Leaving?

In light of this picture, the claim or the fact that some educated and wealthy people have left the country can be...

Friday, January 18, 2019

Turkey's Fight Against Terrorism PKK not Kurds
Turkey's Fight Against Terrorism: PKK, not Kurds

There is a deliberate confusion by using the term “Kurds” in relation to both societal or even political groups and even...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Meanderings on the Road to Presidency Ince's Calculations and Miscalculations
Meanderings on the Road to Presidency: Ince's Calculations and Miscalculations

The CHP should try to clarify what the party’s main purpose is in the short and long-term and whether there is any...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Turkey's Relationship with Pakistan and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
Turkey's Relationship with Pakistan and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

With the BRI and CPEC aimed at enhancing economic integration and prosperity in the region, it surely provides a firm...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Another Bumpy Week in US-Turkey Relations
Another Bumpy Week in US-Turkey Relations

The continued U.S. insistence on the use of the general category “Kurds” to describe the YPG forces in northern Syria is a...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Egypt s Energy Activism as a Threat to Security in
Egypt’s Energy Activism as a Threat to Security in the Eastern Mediterranean

Egypt and its allies preferred to exclude the most important countries in the Eastern Mediterranean from the equation....

Friday, January 18, 2019

How has Turkey Championed Humanitarian Aid An Interview with Kızılay
How has Turkey Championed Humanitarian Aid? An Interview with Kızılay President Kerem Kinik

With the Rohingya crisis, the Syrian civil war and the crisis in Yemen, Turkey has increased its efforts in humanitarian...

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

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