15 Years after UNSCR 1325: Women, Peace and Security

15 Years after UNSCR 1325: Women, Peace and Security

*Source:Pewee Flomoku ©  15 Years after UNSCR 1325: Women, Peace and Security Abstract Although it has been fifteen years since the United Nations Security Council...

The Politicisation of Islam in Britain and France

The Politicisation of Islam in Britain and France

The Politicisation of Islam in Britain and France Abstract Across Europe the Euro-skeptic, anti-immigrant, right wing populist political parties made sweeping gains in European Parliament...

Turkey’s New Path: The Rise of Electoral Authoritarianism

Turkey’s New Path: The Rise of Electoral Authoritarianism

Turkey’s New Path: The Rise of Electoral Authoritarianism Abstract This article examines the characteristics of the current political regime in Turkey in an attempt to...

Turkey’s Power Play: The Creation of an Indigenous Military Industry and its Neo-Ottoman Offensive

Turkey’s Power Play: The Creation of an Indigenous Military Industry and its Neo-Ottoman Offensive

Turkey’s Power Play: The Creation of an Indigenous Military Industry and its Neo-Ottoman Offensive By Matthew. T.Gullo[*] Abstract This paper examines Turkey’s nascent indigenous military...

Polarity, Polarization and Democracy in the Middle East

Polarity, Polarization and Democracy in the Middle East

Polarity, Polarization and Democracy in the Middle East Abstract Studies that examine systemic determinants of democracy mainly focus on factors such as systemic conflict, strength...

Vulnerability Assessment of Syrian Refugees in Istanbul

Vulnerability Assessment of Syrian Refugees in Istanbul

*Source: Sertan Sanderson / DW © Vulnerability Assessment of Syrian Refugees in Istanbul According to the latest figures, Istanbul is at the top of the...

Practice of Stateless Democracy, Kobani: PYD, ISIS and Turkey

Practice of Stateless Democracy, Kobani: PYD, ISIS and Turkey

Practice of Stateless Democracy, Kobani: PYD[1], ISIS[2] and Turkey Abstract The Kurdish city of Kobani, about which nobody except the Kurds knew anything until recently,...

The Dynamics Preparing the Birth of Justice and Development Party (1980 – 2002)

The Dynamics Preparing the Birth of Justice and Development Party (1980 – 2002)

The Dynamics Preparing the Birth of Justice and Development Party (1980 – 2002) Summary In this study, Justice and Development Party’s (JDP) rise to power...

Berdimuhamedov’s Visit to Azerbaijan and Azerbaijan-Turkey-Turkmenistan Relations

Berdimuhamedov’s Visit to Azerbaijan and Azerbaijan-Turkey-Turkmenistan Relations

Berdimuhamedov’s Visit to Azerbaijan and Azerbaijan-Turkey-Turkmenistan Relations   Within the short period between the second half of July and early August 2017, significant improvements took...

Government and Fans Battle in Court and on the Pitch in Egypt and Turkey

Government and Fans Battle in Court and on the Pitch in Egypt and Turkey

Government and Fans Battle in Court and on the Pitch in Egypt and Turkey Introduction Egyptian and Turkish soccer pitches are set to re-emerge as...