“The New Turkey” and “The Second New”

“The New Turkey” and “The Second New”

Thanks to Turkish politicians and intellectuals, new political concepts have been used during the recent political campaign for presidential elections. | MORE

by SAADET ORUC

What’s happening in Turkey?

What’s happening in Turkey?

Considering communities which have a strong sense of common identity, when a radical transformation begins in a certain community, it takes quite a while for this to be perceived and to be evaluated correctly by the other communities. | MORE

by ETYEN MAHCUPYAN

Iraq: Is the Battle of Amerli a Turning Point?

Iraq: Is the Battle of Amerli a Turning Point?

The Iraqi military is maintaining that it has successfully relieved the town of Amerli (pop. 15,000) in northern Iraq from a siege by ISIL | MORE

by JUAN COLE

The new Turkey and the Kurdish issue

The new Turkey and the Kurdish issue

Turkey's efforts to settle its vexed Kurdish issues is making important headways. | MORE

by IBRAHIM KALIN

Pain for Peace

Pain for Peace

It is almost a usual image that different provocative attempts appear on the agenda whenever a critical progress is being made in the Peace Process initiated to resolve the Kurdish issue in Turkey. | MORE

by KURTULUS TAYİZ

US, the West and New Turkey

US, the West and New Turkey

The High Elections Board (YSK) which the single institution that organizes, determines rules of election, and register the results | MORE

by MARKAR ESAYAN

Turkey’s rise as a peace mediator will continue under Davutoglu

Turkey’s rise as a peace mediator will continue under Davutoglu

Turkey’s role in keeping international peace and providing assistance in conflict resolution has been increasing over the last decade. | MORE

by MUHAMMED YASIR OKUMUS

Prime Minister Davutoğlu

Prime Minister Davutoğlu

The upcoming prime minister of Turkey, ex-foreign minister, Ahmet Davutoglu has put his seal on Turkish foreign policy at a critical time period, while Syrian people were suffering from Bashar Assad’s tyranny and the Gaza people were the target of the Israeli terror machine. | MORE

by SAADET ORUC

Gaza is Ferguson, Zionism is Racism

Gaza is Ferguson, Zionism is Racism

As the bombing of Gaza reconvenes with the death toll well over 2,000, it is beyond clear that the Israeli military is not ending its 7 week-long military offensive, Operation Protective Edge, anytime soon. | MORE

by SHAWNDEEZ DAVARI JADALI

 
  

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