Turkey-US Relations

How to save a sinking pseudo-alliance Turkey-US relations
How to save a sinking pseudo-alliance: Turkey-US relations

As long as the U.S. does not change its policies regarding the PYD and FETO, Turkey will see its alliance with the U.S. as...

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Damage Control in Turkey-US Relations
Damage Control in Turkey-US Relations

One of the most fundamental things that the Turkish administration should be aware of is the fact that under the Trump...

Friday, August 10, 2018

Iran Sanctions Promise More Trouble for Turkey-US Relations
Iran Sanctions Promise More Trouble for Turkey-US Relations

Finding a comprehensive solution to the standoff with Iran would remove a significant source of tension from the region...

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

When a Super Power goes Rogue Everything goes Wrong
When a Super Power goes Rogue, Everything goes Wrong

The only hope for a new start is Trump’s unpredictability. Another u-turn in American policies toward Turkey can save a...

Monday, August 6, 2018

Trump's Sanctions Strategy and the Andrew Brunson Case
Trump's Sanctions Strategy and the Andrew Brunson Case

It is reported that the scope of sanctions against Turkish officials may broaden, including many more individuals and...

Friday, August 3, 2018

The Unnamed War in Turkey-US Relations
The Unnamed War in Turkey-US Relations

Pence’s expressions, relationships, and foreign policy engagements lie in the heart of evangelist political existence. The...

Monday, August 6, 2018

US-Turkey Ties on the Brink of Collapse
US-Turkey Ties on the Brink of Collapse?

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Monday, July 30, 2018

How Can an Evangelical Pastor Influence Turkey US Relations
How Can an Evangelical Pastor Influence Turkey–US Relations?

A 50-year-old evangelical pastor of the Izmir Resurrection Church has been living in Turkey since 1993. He has now become...

Monday, July 30, 2018

Dispute on Twitter over Pastor s detention Brunson put under
Dispute on Twitter over Pastor’s detention: Brunson put under house arrest

Turkey’s official Anadolu News Agency reported that Brunson, 50, an evangelical Christian pastor originally from North...

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Turkey s Post-election Foreign Policy Agenda
Turkey’s Post-election Foreign Policy Agenda

The election results brought more space for maneuver for President Erdogan in domestic politics, but the foreign policy...

Friday, June 29, 2018

What Can the F-35 Crisis Further Lead To
What Can the F-35 Crisis Further Lead To?

Turkey’s removal from the F-35 program will not eliminate potential risks by Russia. It will only hamper NATO influence in...

Friday, June 22, 2018

F 35 Case Not the First Time Won t be
F–35 Case: Not the First Time, Won’t be the Last

If the U.S. Senate approves the bill to punish Ankara, then it will punish its own defense company Lockheed Martin as...

Monday, June 11, 2018

Can the Manbij Roadmap Rebuild Mutual Trust Between the US
Can the Manbij Roadmap Rebuild Mutual Trust Between the US and Turkey?

By partnering with the YPG on the ground, the U.S. lends credibility and legitimacy to YPG forces that goes beyond narrow...

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Can Turkey and the US Open a New Page with
Can Turkey and the US Open a New Page with the Manbij Deal?

The roadmap on Syria’s Manbij is expected to be announced after a final negotiation between Turkey and the U.S., which...

Monday, June 4, 2018

Is the Turkey-US Agreement Still Valid in Manbij
Is the Turkey-US Agreement Still Valid in Manbij?

While the U.S. reaffirmed their support for the established bilateral process to find a common way forward on Manbij, and...

Friday, May 4, 2018

Who will land on both feet after the Afrin Operation
Who will land on both feet after the Afrin Operation?

Since Turkey implemented “boots on the ground” strategy in northern Syria, the Syrian crisis has become more complicated....

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Turkish FM postpones US trip in wake of Tillerson exit
Turkish FM postpones US trip in wake of Tillerson exit

Mevlut Cavusoglu’s trip scheduled for March 19 has been postponed in the wake of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s...

Thursday, March 15, 2018

The US must end Support to the YPG to repair
The US must end Support to the YPG to repair Ties with Turkey

Recent visits by Trump administration officials have resulted in the creation of a strategic conversation mechanism but it...

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

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