Turkey-Russia Relations

The Only Way Out for Russia Is to Let Turkey
The Only Way Out for Russia Is to Let Turkey Weaken the YPG

Vladimir Putin may have made promises he is incapable of keeping. The only way out for Russia would seem to be letting...

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Turkey and Russia Partners by Fate
Turkey and Russia Partners by Fate?

Russia is aware that Turkey maintains an independent foreign policy and establishing close ties with Moscow is beneficial...

Friday, June 7, 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

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

Turkey Buys Time and Hope for Idlib
Turkey Buys Time (and Hope) for Idlib

Turkey’s Idlib deal gave the rebels one more month to consider their options. It gave Turkey another month to make its...

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Idlib cease-fire protected by Turkey and Russia
Idlib cease-fire protected by Turkey and Russia

In line with Turkish President Erdogan's proposal, Turkey and Russia have agreed to strengthen the cease-fire in Syria's...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Putin in Turkey S-400 deal to be finalized this week
Putin in Turkey: S-400 deal to be finalized “this week”

Turkey is set to buy the S-400 missile defense system from Russia as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, while meeting his...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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