Turkey news roundup

The Atlantic Council IN TURKEY weekly news roundup features the latest headlines and important stories on Turkey from international and domestic media to keep you informed of the latest developments.

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Working with experts specialized on a diverse range of fields, the Atlantic Council in Turkey delivers analysis and commentary on issues related to transatlantic relations, energy, business and migration on Turkey from Turkey.

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From energy relations to issues related to Syrian refugees in Turkey, the Atlantic Council in Turkey’s in-depth research serves to enlighten transatlantic policymakers and business leaders on issues about Turkey.

Wed, Dec 19, 2018

Turkey’s energy nexus: Discoveries and developments

As the fastest growing energy market in the OECD over the past decade and a country dependent on imports for almost all of its hydrocarbon demand, Turkey’s energy sector carries regional implications. Securing a reliable and affordable source of energy, through diversification and increased domestic production, has formed the cornerstone of Turkey’s energy policy.

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Energy & Environment Energy Markets & Governance

Thu, Sep 20, 2018

Toward long-term solidarity with Syrian refugees? Turkey’s policy response and challenges

Open door, camps and temporary protection have been at the core of Turkey’s approach. But an uninterrupted inflow of refugees, as well as a complicated foreign and domestic political environment, has put some limitations on Turkey’s welcome.

Report by Laura Batalla & Juliette Tolay

Europe & Eurasia Migration

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Mon, Jan 13, 2020

Turkey news roundup – Jan. 13, 2020

Below is a selection of articles on Turkey we have been following, covering the most important issues over the past week. US-Iran Tensions Libya TurkStream

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Tue, Dec 24, 2019

Turkey news roundup – Dec. 24, 2019

Below is a selection of articles on Turkey we have been following, covering the most important issues over the past week. Eastern Mediterranean Gas Syrian Refugees International Organizations

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Thu, Dec 12, 2019

Turkey news roundup – Dec. 12, 2019

Eastern Mediterranean Developments On November 29th, Turkey and the Libyan government signed an agreement establishing maritime boundaries between the two countries in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. The move was criticized by other regional actors including Greece and Egypt and increases tensions over longstanding regional maritime disputes. Disputes have intensified in recent years as international actors […]

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Thu, Dec 5, 2019

Turkey news roundup – Dec. 5, 2019

NATO Leaders Meeting On December 3-4, NATO leaders met in the UK for a Summit in the 70th year since the founding of NATO. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan pressed for more solidarity and support from NATO on Turkey’s fight against terrorism which Turkey has for many years complained it is not receiving, referring specifically […]

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Mon, Nov 25, 2019

Turkey news roundup – Nov. 25, 2019

US-Turkey Relations In late October, the US and Turkey reached an agreement in Syria and on November 13th, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and US President Donald Trump held a cordial meeting in the White House which helped soften the bickering surrounding Turkey’s recent operation in Northern Syria. Nevertheless, there are remaining points of discord […]

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Tue, Oct 15, 2019

Okumuş in Al-Monitor: Gas trade: Stand-alone win-win for US-Turkey relations

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Thu, Oct 10, 2019

Turkey has legitimate security concerns, but must keep military incursion into Syria limited

Ankara is justified in trying to secure its border, Matthew Bryza argues, but must not get bogged down in a major military campaign.

New Atlanticist by Matthew Bryza

Syria Turkey

Thu, Aug 22, 2019

Rare opportunity opens for US LNG to reach Greece-Turkey-Ukraine gas corridor

While the mainstream media’s attention is now focused on the completion of Russia’s two gas pipeline projects—Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream—exceptional, but under-reported changes are afoot in southeast Europe that could challenge Moscow’s regional dominance and geopolitical pressure and help establish a bidirectional north-south corridor linking Greece and Turkey to Ukraine along the Trans-Balkan pipeline. […]

EnergySource by Aura Sabadus

Eastern Europe Energy & Environment

Wed, Jul 24, 2019

Arslan in Hurriyet Daily News: Secure Turkey means secure NATO

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Sun, Jul 14, 2019

Özer joins TRT Word to discuss delivery of the S-400 to Turkey

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Tue, Apr 14, 2020

Virtual conversation with Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, Turkish Foreign Minister: What needs to be done now to define tomorrow?

ONLINE EVENT - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu discusses developments on Turkey’s response to COVID-19. The webinar will take place at 6:30 p.m. Turkey Time / 11:30 a.m. EDT.

11:30am ONLINE EVENT