TURKEYSourceDec 1, 2022
The risks and rewards of Erdogan’s next military operation
By Rich Outzen
The November 13 bombing in Istanbul, blamed on the PKK, is spurring a planned Turkish offensive against PKK affiliates in Northern Syria, fulfilling a long term goal to better secure the country's southern border.
TURKEYSourceSep 1, 2022
To re-engage in the Black Sea, the US must look to Turkey
By Arnold C. Dupuy
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine presents an opportunity for the United States to re-engage in the Black Sea region. To do so, it will need to work with partners and allies, such as Turkey.
MENASourceJul 14, 2022
Time heals all wounds. But will that work with Saudi Arabia and Turkey?
By Pınar Dost, Jonathan Panikoff
Does time make one forget resentments or do national interests triumph over friendships and enmities? The latter seems true for Turkey's president and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince.
TURKEYSourceJan 20, 2022
Turkey’s muted response to Cyprus’ offshore drilling reflects a new diplomatic reality
By Serhat S. Cubukcuoglu
Turkey's response, or lack thereof, to Cyprus' recent moves to capitalize on natural gas resources in the Eastern Mediterranean marks a shift in diplomatic tone. While Turkey's stance has not changed, under the surface lies a changing geopolitical and economic reality.