Category: SEMİH İDİZ
PM Erdoğan’s regional enemies, from Syria’s Bashar al-Assad, to Egypt’s Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, must be delighting in the domestic troubles in Turkey
Category: FOLDED CORNER
‘The Collar and the Bracelet’ by Yahya Taher Abdullah, translated by Samah Selim (The American University in Cairo Press, $18, 156 pages)
Category: BURAK BEKDİL
It may be bad news for all of Ukraine, Russia, U.S. and the EU that Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu is now fixing Ukraine.
Israeli troops shot two Hezbollah fighters who tried to plant a bomb near the fence between the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and Syrian-held territory
Category: DEFENSE UPDATE
Turkey’s defense bureaucracy could soon follow in the footsteps of a 2013 French move and request U.S. congressional approval for the sale of an unarmed version of a U.S.-made drone
There is a will among both Turkish and Greek Cypriots to find a solution for the divided island, according to an expert.
The US President will try to convince the Israeli PM to accept a US framework for final peace talks with the Palestinians
Turkey has ranked first among 32 developed and developing countries in increasing its workforce size since the 2008 global economic crisis, marking a 22.7 percent rise.
Israel's prime minister pledged Sunday to resist "pressures" as he left for Washington on a visit expected to centre on peace talks with the Palestinians and the Iranian nuclear dispute.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
It may be interesting for many to observe that there is no improvement in Turkey mentioned on the 2013 Human Rights Report from the U.S. Department of State.
Israel urged the U.N. nuclear watchdog agency on Friday to go public with all information it has regarding suspicions that Iran researched how to build an atomic bomb.
Billie Holiday’s “What a Little Moonlight Can Do” is a popular evergreen, but now there is an update in the Eastern Mediterranean: “What a Little Gas Can Do.”
Developments in Syria, Iraq and Lebanon are so deeply intertwined that we might start speaking about these countries in similar terms as we talk about Af-Pak.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday Israel was doing all that was "necessary" to ensure its security, following reports of an air raid against Hezbollah targets on the Syrian-Lebanese border.
Israeli police clashed with stone-throwing Palestinian protesters on Tuesday in the sensitive Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City
Germany views Iran as a potential threat not just to Israel, but also to European countries, Chancellor Angela Merkel said
Egyptian PM Beblawi announced that the government is to resign in a step that will likely to pave the way for army chief Sisi to declare his candidacy for president
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is travelling to Israel with her cabinet to promote ties and encourage her counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu to advance a two-state solution with the Palestinians
Fatih Terim's men will therefore have the tough task of getting payback against the team that crushed its slim World Cup chances
A law expanding the MİT's powers is set to be discussed at a commission, with concerns on confidentiality still in the air