Saturday, 24 February , 2018

Kurds

Neoconservatives against Erdogan

Dear President Erdogan, Welcome to Washington. Your visit comes at a critical moment in U.S.-Turkish relations. Within the past decade, many of Turkey’s friends here were...

A Coup Foretold (Turkey and the Neocons)

We repost the article: “Turkey: Is a Military Coupe Possible?” which was first published on 31 March 2016 By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos Some hours before the Brussels...

Behind Terror and Anti-Terror

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos Stop discussing about the roots of terrorism, stop debating our policies in the Middle East (and all the Third World, but those...

EU (not) addressing the refugee crisis

EU leaders are pretending to solve the problem. But most observers remain skeptical about the chance of success of their latest decisions 1. The agreement...

Syria and Russia

The announcement of a partial retreat of Russian forces from Syria puzzled more than one international observers. Here we bring to the attention of...

Erdogan goes to war

Istanbul (dpa) - The fight against terrorism is more important than "democracy, freedom and rule of law," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says. "For us,...

European Summit on immigration crisis

The Real winner of the Migration Summit is definitely Turkey. The EU leaders seem to depend completely on Turkey’s willpower. The refugee crisis is...

Turkey, Russia and the middle-eastern puzzle

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos Russian intervention in Syria has had huge strategic consequences. Without this intervention, the Assad regime would have already gone or at least...

Will PKK cross swords with Ocalan?

by Author Oral Calislar , TranslatorTimur Göksel Writer Kurtulus Tayiz wrote something interesting and important yesterday: “PKK command at Kandil does not want their imprisoned leader, Abdullah Ocalan , to intervene...

The US Is Betraying the Kurds – Again

The US Is Betraying the Kurds – Again Turkey's offering Washington a fig leaf of cooperation against the Islamic State, but it's turning all its...