Turkish Armed Forces

How Cheap Drones Became Assets for Terrorist Organizations
How Cheap Drones Became Assets for Terrorist Organizations

The use of drones became popular among terrorist organizations as soon as the security vulnerability they contained was...

Thursday, January 17, 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

Turkey s War on Terror Operation Olive Branch
Turkey’s War on Terror: Operation Olive Branch

The aim of Operation Olive Branch is to clear Turkey's border from terrorists and to free Syrians from fear of terror and...

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Turkish drone capture footages of YPG PKK terrorists planting IEDs
Turkish drone capture footages of YPG/PKK terrorists planting IEDs in Syria's Afrin

Turkish drone capture footages of YPG/PKK terrorists planting IEDs in Syria's Afrin to prevent them fleeing

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Turkey's Syria Strategy after the US Withdrawal
Turkey's Syria Strategy after the US Withdrawal

Trump’s decision brought many opportunities to repair especially the U.S.’s wrong strategy of working with a terrorist...

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Some Arab countries attempting to fill the power vacuum after
Some Arab countries attempting to fill the power vacuum after US withdrawal from Syria

After the U.S. decision to withdraw troops from Syria, leaders from the Arab world have announced their intention to...

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

What is Turkey's Military Agenda in Northern Syria
What is Turkey's Military Agenda in Northern Syria?

Turkey’s strategic objective is clear: to de-territorialize the YPG/PYD alongside its Syrian border, fix relations with...

Friday, December 14, 2018

Details of Turkey's military operation in Syria gradually disclosed
Details of Turkey's military operation in Syria gradually disclosed

In response to President Erdogan’s announcement of the operation, the U.S. defense ministry has stated that a one-sided...

Friday, December 14, 2018

Why is Turkey launching a new operation in Syria
Why is Turkey launching a new operation in Syria?

The area which Turkey will launch a new military operation - east of the Euphrates River - is an area where the YPG/PKK...

Friday, December 14, 2018

Making Sense of Turkey s New Counter-Terrorism Strategy
Making Sense of Turkey’s New Counter-Terrorism Strategy

Turkey is revolutionizing its counter-terrorism strategy not only against the PKK in Turkey but also against other...

Friday, November 23, 2018

Turkey's strategic interests in Idlib
Turkey's strategic interests in Idlib

Turkey will remain a major stakeholder in northern Syria and any political agreement for the future of Syria will have to...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

How Turkey s war against the PKK is becoming more
How Turkey’s war against the PKK is becoming more effective

Over the past week, the Turkish Armed Forces neutralized two senior PKK commanders and took diplomatic steps for a...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

President Erdogan Revolutionizes Civil-Military Relations
President Erdogan Revolutionizes Civil-Military Relations

There is a need for a comprehensive strategic roadmap for Turkey’s civil-military relations and for the strategic...

Friday, July 20, 2018

Turkey s Offensive in Iraq The Target is Qandil
Turkey’s Offensive in Iraq: The Target is Qandil

Only after such a tri-partite cooperation of Turkey, Iran, and Iraq, can the PKK finally be cleaned off from Qandil. As...

Saturday, June 9, 2018

How will Turkey carry out its Military Campaign beyond Afrin
How will Turkey carry out its Military Campaign beyond Afrin?

One way or another, it is clear that Turkey's military-political victory will provide more opportunities for strategic...

Friday, March 23, 2018

Turkey working for the normalization of Syria
Turkey working for the normalization of Syria

The sensitivity in protecting civilians is "causing the operation to proceed much more slowly and that there is a clear...

Friday, March 9, 2018

Operation Olive Branch increasing success
Operation Olive Branch increasing success

On a statement made on Monday, the Turkish General Staff announced that a total of 1,641 PYD/PKK and Daesh terrorists have...

Monday, February 19, 2018

Turkish security forces seize landmines in Afrin
Turkish security forces seize landmines in Afrin

Since it came into force in 1999, the Ottawa Treaty, which outlaws anti-personnel mines, have been ratified or acceded by...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Over 1 350 terrorists neutralized in Afrin operation
Over 1,350 terrorists neutralized in Afrin operation

On Monday 12 February, the Turkish Armed Forces announced that a total of 1,369 PKK/KCK/PYD-YPG and Daesh terrorists have...

Monday, February 12, 2018

PYD PKK-Daesh cooperation in Afrin
PYD/PKK-Daesh cooperation in Afrin

In order to aid their fight against the Turkish Armed Forces and the Free Syrian Army, PYD/PKK released Daesh members from...

Thursday, February 1, 2018

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