Will Turkey overhaul its Syria policy after the Erdoğan and Putin meeting?

Will Turkey overhaul its Syria policy after the Erdoğan and Putin meeting?

*Source: Middle East Monitor file photo © Will Turkey overhaul its Syria policy after the Erdoğan and Putin meeting? President Erdoğan’s first state visit after the...

Two roles, One Play: Russia’s Dilemma in Nagorno-Karabakh

Two roles, One Play: Russia’s Dilemma in Nagorno-Karabakh

Source: Reuters © Two roles, One Play: Russia’s Dilemma in Nagorno-Karabakh Two weeks ago, the echoes of war once again resounded in the South Caucasus...

Mosul may be saved from ISIS, but at what cost?

Mosul may be saved from ISIS, but at what cost?

*Civillians flee ISIS controlled Mosul. Source: Middle East Monitor As the advance on the city gathers pace, the people of Mosul are about to bare...

European Parliament on Turkey: Has someone just uttered the word ‘authoritarian’?

European Parliament on Turkey: Has someone just uttered the word ‘authoritarian’?

*Source: Hurriyet Daily News © European Parliament on Turkey: Has someone just uttered the word ‘authoritarian’? Last week, on April, 14, the European Parliament (EP) voted...

Will the AKP-Gülen split endanger Turkey-Africa relations?

Will the AKP-Gülen split endanger Turkey-Africa relations?

*Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud open the new terminal of Aden Abdulle International Airport in Mogadishu, Somalia on January...

Will the Turkish Passport get the Golden Stamp for EU Travel?

Will the Turkish Passport get the Golden Stamp for EU Travel?

*Source: EU Neighborhood Info Center © Will the Turkish Passport get the Golden Stamp for EU Travel? The European Commission has recommended that Turkish citizens be...

Turkish diplomatic gains with Israel, Russia rocked by Istanbul bombings

Turkish diplomatic gains with Israel, Russia rocked by Istanbul bombings

Scenes at the international terminal from last night’s attack on Istanbul Atatürk Airport. *Source: BT. © Turkish diplomatic gains with Israel, Russia rocked by Istanbul bombings...

Approach with caution: Trump a foreign policy livewire for Turkey

Approach with caution: Trump a foreign policy livewire for Turkey

*Source: Serbestiyet © The unthinkable has happened. Donald Trump is the U.S. President Elect. The American public is now grappling with what a Trump presidency will...

The New Labor Law: a Shortcut to Disempowerment

The New Labor Law: a Shortcut to Disempowerment

The new law will make any form of labor mobilization almost impossible while at the same time increasing violations of social rights such as a...

Women’s Rights: now optional

Women’s Rights: now optional

Protestors demand the protection of abortion rights, which are under threat in Turkey. *Source: amerikaninsesi.com © Women’s Rights: now optional Politicians and policymakers in Turkey are...