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...

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 Issue of Religious Freedom in Turkey’s EU Accession

The Issue of Religious Freedom in Turkey’s EU Accession

The Issue of Religious Freedom in Turkey’s EU Accession Abstract Turkey has many different non-Muslim and non-Sunni minorities (e.g. Alevis). However, the Turkish governments (such...

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...

Turkish Security Models for South Caucasus Region

Turkish Security Models for South Caucasus Region

Turkish Security Models for South Caucasus Region Introduction The changes made in the political map of the world in the ‘90s of the 20th century...

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...

The Route of Syria and Turkmens

The Route of Syria and Turkmens

The full version of this article is published in Turkish.  Indicative Abstract The recent events in Syria are a revolt, which is comprised of the...

What is Turkey Doing in Africa? African Opening in Turkish Foreign Policy

What is Turkey Doing in Africa? African Opening in Turkish Foreign Policy

What is Turkey Doing in Africa? African Opening in Turkish Foreign Policy Abstract Africa comes first among the most neglected regions of the Turkish foreign...

Turkey’s EU bid: Losing Friends and Trouble Ahead

Turkey’s EU bid: Losing Friends and Trouble Ahead

Turkey’s EU bid: Losing Friends and Trouble Ahead Introduction: the European Parliament’s 2013 Resolution on Turkey On March 12th, the European Parliament (EP) adopted its...

The Inter-relation between the PKK-KRG-PYD: Kurdistan between Iran and Turkey

The Inter-relation between the PKK-KRG-PYD: Kurdistan between Iran and Turkey

The Inter-relation between the PKK-KRG-PYD: Kurdistan between Iran and Turkey Abstract This article[1] focuses on the positive overall effect of growing unity and cooperation between...