Visionary Failure: on Turkey’s Foreign Policy

Visionary Failure: on Turkey’s Foreign Policy

Visionary Failure: on Turkey’s Foreign Policy Following Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s election as Turkey’s president in August 2014, the governing Justice and Development Party announced that...

Bringing the War Home:  Paris Carnage as Islamic State’s 9/11

Bringing the War Home: Paris Carnage as Islamic State’s 9/11

*Source: AFP / Georges Gobet © Bringing the War Home:[1] Paris Carnage as Islamic State’s 9/11 Abstract The terrorist attacks between 7th and 9th of...

New Middle East: Turkey from Being a Playmaker to Seclusion in the New Middle East

New Middle East: Turkey from Being a Playmaker to Seclusion in the New Middle East

New Middle East: Turkey from Being a Playmaker to Seclusion in the New Middle East Geographically spread over a wide area –from Tunisia to Yemen–,...

Davutoğlu’s Ottomanism: Millet System with non-Muslim Societies or the Creation of ‘Ummah’(Ümmet)?

Davutoğlu’s Ottomanism: Millet System with non-Muslim Societies or the Creation of ‘Ummah’(Ümmet)?

*Source: Hürriyet © Davutoğlu’s Ottomanism: Millet System with non-Muslim Societies or the Creation of ‘Ummah’(Ümmet)? Abstract Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu offers some critics to Samuel...

The Winning Christian ‘Cards’ in AKP’s Foreign Policy

The Winning Christian ‘Cards’ in AKP’s Foreign Policy

The Winning Christian ‘Cards’ in AKP’s Foreign Policy Abstract Middle Eastern Christians suffered from repeated oppression movements, which threatened their very existence in the past...

Geneva Talks III: Light at The End Of The Tunnel or a Mirage in The Syrian Desert?

Geneva Talks III: Light at The End Of The Tunnel or a Mirage in The Syrian Desert?

*Source: Daily Sabah © Geneva Talks III: Light at The End Of The Tunnel or a Mirage in The Syrian Desert? Summary UN led Geneva...

Prospects for a Visa-Free Turkey for EU Citizens

Prospects for a Visa-Free Turkey for EU Citizens

Prospects for a Visa-Free Turkey for EU Citizens Abstract The visa issue remains an important obstacle in the path towards full accession to the EU...

The impact of social media on political change: Gezi protests in Turkey

The impact of social media on political change: Gezi protests in Turkey

The impact of social media on political change: Gezi protests in Turkey Abstract: How effective is social media in politics? In recent years, there emerged...

The Register of the 15 July Events by Research Turkey

The Register of the 15 July Events by Research Turkey

*Source: gazetevatan.com © The Register of the 15 July Events by Research Turkey ‘The revolution will not be televised’ says Gil Scott in his famous...

Improving Political Relations between Azerbaijan and Turkey: Before and After the Attempted Coup on 15th of July

Improving Political Relations between Azerbaijan and Turkey: Before and After the Attempted Coup on 15th of July

*Source: TUSIAB.AZ © Improving Political Relations between Azerbaijan and Turkey: Before and After the Attempted Coup on 15th of July Abstract Following the fall of the...