Thu, Mar 19, 2020

Turkey news roundup – Coronavirus Update – Mar. 19, 2020

Over the past week, following Turkey’s first confirmed case of COVID-19, Turkey has moved quickly to urge precaution and take steps to help prevent the outbreak from spiraling. Coronavirus Turkey continues to take measures to contain spread of Coronavirus within its borders. The country has also taken several steps to address the economic fallout. On […]

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Fri, Mar 13, 2020

Turkey news roundup – Coronavirus Edition – Mar. 13, 2020

With the world now facing the WHO-designated pandemic of COVID-19, we have prepared a special news roundup focusing on the latest developments of the novel coronavirus in Turkey and Turkey’s response. Coronavirus On March 13, Turkey announced its second confirmed case of COVID-19, three days after the first case announced case. According to Turkey’s Health […]

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Wed, Mar 4, 2020

Turkey news roundup – Mar. 3, 2020

Below is a selection of articles on Turkey we have been following, covering the most important issues over the past week. Idlib Diplomacy Refugees

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Thu, Jan 23, 2020

Turkey news roundup – Jan. 23, 2020

Below is a selection of articles on Turkey we have been following, covering the most important issues over the past week. Libya Syria Cyprus

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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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