The Atlantic Council IN TURKEY, which is in charge of the Turkey program, aims to promote and strengthen transatlantic engagement with the region by providing a high-level forum and pursuing programming to address the most important issues on energy, economics, security, and migration.



Wed, Jul 31, 2019

Simakovsky and Fishman in Foreign Policy: Trump can’t stop Putin from poaching US allies

The United States failed to stop Russia’s S-400 sale to Turkey despite having the tools to do so. Don’t be surprised if the Kremlin continues to use arms sales to extend its influence.

In the News by Atlantic Council

NATO Politics & Diplomacy

Wed, Jul 24, 2019

Arslan in Hurriyet Daily News: Secure Turkey means secure NATO

In the News by Atlantic Council

NATO Turkey

Thu, Jul 18, 2019

Bryza joins TRT World TV to Discuss the US’s Expulsion of Turkey from the F-35 program

In the News by Atlantic Council

Arms Control Defense Policy

Mon, Jul 15, 2019

After Russian air defense deal, can Ankara and Washington repair their relationship?

The delivery of a Russian air defense system to Turkey has jeopardized the defense relationship between the United States and one of its most important NATO and regional allies.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

NATO Security & Defense

Sun, Jul 14, 2019

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

In the News by Atlantic Council

Europe & Eurasia Security & Defense

Fri, Jul 12, 2019

Bechev in Al Jazeera: S-400 arrives in Ankara: Crunch time for Turkish foreign policy

The arrival of the Russian missile defence system in Ankara could mark a major rupture between Turkey and the US.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Policy Defense Technologies

Wed, Jul 3, 2019

Women’s World Cup 2019: Where is the Middle East?

With all the excitement these past months have generated, it is hard not to notice a glaring discrepancy in representation. There is not one team from the Middle East that qualified.

MENASource by Sheva Tabatabainejad and Rana Abdulhadi

Afghanistan Iran

Tue, Jul 2, 2019

Turkey’s Energy Nexus

On May 23, 2019, the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY, in cooperation with Turkish Policy Quarterly (TPQ) held an event, hosted by the Turkish Industry & Business Association (TÜSİAD), on Turkey’s Energy Nexus which focused on Turkey’s energy sector and energy relations.

Event Recap by Atlantic Council IN TURKEY

Europe & Eurasia Geopolitics & Energy Security

Sun, Jun 23, 2019

Borzou Daragahi in the Kurd Press: Turkey mayor election: Erdogan’s party faces massive loss in Kurdish vote

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In the News by Borzou Daragahi


Tue, Jun 4, 2019

Nader Uskowi quoted in Ahval: Turkey and Russia tussle in Syria’s Idlib

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In the News by Nader Uskowi

Russia Syria