Friday, 24 May , 2019

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US threatens Turkey over Russian S-400 air defence purchase

By Jordan Shilton 28 March 2019 Turkish-US relations have deteriorated in recent weeks, with Washington threatening reprisals if Ankara goes ahead with the purchase of...

Putin – Erdogan meeting in Moscow

23.01.2019 The presidents of Russia and Turkey have met in Moscow to discuss the current situation in war-ravaged Syria, and the US decision to pull...

Land Swap between Turkey and Syria?

‘Land swap’ between Turkey & Syria – an option to avoid standoff over Manbij? 29 Dec, 2018 The Kurdish-held city of Manbij is a huge conundrum...

The Game around Syria

Syrian Army ‘raises flag’ in country’s Kurdish province for 1st time since start of civil war 28 Dec, 2018 Damascus says it has deployed troops to...

How Soros turned from friend to foe for Erdogan

November 29, 2018 A government-led campaign demonizing American-Hungarian billionaire and philanthropist George Soros has reached such a crescendo in Turkey that the Open Society...

Is Major Realignment Taking Place in the Middle East?

Why Turkey Is Pivoting Toward Iran and Russia By Colin P. Clarke and Ariane M. Tabatabai October 31, 2018 Having long criticized U.S. policy in the Middle...

Erdogan Blames ‘Hungarian Jew Soros’ for 2013 Protests That Rocked Turkey

Turkey's president joins a slew of right-wing governments attacking Soros, Bloomberg reports, accusing Soros of backing 2013 Gaza Park protests Nov 21, 2018 Turkish President Recep...

Brief remarks on president Erdogan’s and his allies’ methodical use of...

By Costas Melakopides, University of Cyprus Introduction Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s bold political and geopolitical intentions and actions have been attracting constant international interest. This interest...

The Instanbul meeting on Syria

Unprecedented Summit of Four in Istanbul reveals unbridged, irreconcilable differences between Russia and the West over Syria 29 October 2018 The summit meeting of the German chancellor...

After destroying his iPhone over Brunson case, MHP deputy now demands...

October 14, 2018 Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) deputy Cemal Enginyurt on Sunday protested the Turkish government’s release of American pastor Andrew Brunson, demanding that iPhone,...