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...

Another Crossroads in the Cyprus Conflict: New Negotiations, Hope for Change and Tough Challenges Ahead

Another Crossroads in the Cyprus Conflict: New Negotiations, Hope for Change and Tough Challenges Ahead

Another Crossroads in the Cyprus Conflict New Negotiations, Hope for Change and Tough Challenges Ahead UN-sponsored inter-communal negotiations for a comprehensıve settlement of the Cyprus...

The Role of Member States in EU Enlargement Policy: The Eastern Enlargement and Turkey’s Accession Process

The Role of Member States in EU Enlargement Policy: The Eastern Enlargement and Turkey’s Accession Process

The Role of Member States in EU Enlargement Policy: The Eastern Enlargement and Turkey’s Accession Process  Introduction The European Union’s (EU) Eastern enlargement [1] was...

Turkey’s Looming Immigration Crisis: Syrian Refugees and Others

Turkey’s Looming Immigration Crisis: Syrian Refugees and Others

Turkey’s Looming Immigration Crisis: Syrian Refugees and Others Human mobility is one difficult phenomenon to analyse and predict simply because the process is complex, the...

The Syrian Quagmire and Erdoğan’s Coalition of the Willing: More Difficult Times Ahead for Turkey-EU relations?

The Syrian Quagmire and Erdoğan’s Coalition of the Willing: More Difficult Times Ahead for Turkey-EU relations?

The Syrian Quagmire and Erdoğan’s Coalition of the Willing: More Difficult Times Ahead for Turkey-EU relations? Since the outbreak of the Syrian civil war two...

A Spark Thrown into a Gunpowder Keg: A European Perspective on the Bomb Attacks in Hatay

A Spark Thrown into a Gunpowder Keg: A European Perspective on the Bomb Attacks in Hatay

A Spark Thrown into a Gunpowder Keg: A European Perspective on the Bomb Attacks in Hatay The ideological fallout of the bombs that exploded in...

Syria, Turkey and the Middle East: To Intervene Or Not To Intervene?

Syria, Turkey and the Middle East: To Intervene Or Not To Intervene?

To Intervene or Not to Intervene? Is That the Question? Clashes in Syria between the rebels and the Assad regime are growing in violence every...

An Egyptian Soap Opera: Political Parties

An Egyptian Soap Opera: Political Parties

Political parties are complex, sophisticated and demand a lot of technical and administrative skills. This is something that was quite missed in the Egyptian context....

Syria: a Proxy War between Russia and the US?

Syria: a Proxy War between Russia and the US?

In Syria, there is a proxy war between Saudi Arabia, which is financing the Syrian rebels (‘the Free Syrian Army’) and her staunch ally, the...

Psychology of Armenians and the Denial Law of France

Psychology of Armenians and the Denial Law of France

(Le Parlement N’est Pas Un Tribunal)[1] The events that took place in 1915 in Eastern Anatolia were not forgotten by the Armenian side although one...