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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Last week I shared the critical messages of Fuad Hussein, the chief of staff to Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) President Masoud Barzani, on their bid for independence and relations with Turkey. Now it’s time for his assessments on the region.
I met with Fuad Hussein, the chief of staff to President of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Masoud Barzani in Istanbul right after their critical meetings with President Abdullah Gül, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu in Ankara July 14
The US is planning a very limited airstrike, which means only targeting ISIL leaders and their dominated areas by drones
“Why not leave the dark pages of history behind,” Syria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Bashar al-Jaafari, asks Ankara
The West’s Syria policy could be best summarized in Sarah Palin’s words: “Let God sort it out.” That the U.S. forwarded the issue to God has not only helped Bashar al-Assad, but also the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) to enhance their sphere of influence.
It has already become certain that ISIL’s invasion of Mosul will pass into history as the “pre-Mosul and post-Mosul era.”
Last week I was in Israel to attend the Herzliya Conference in Tel Aviv. On the sidelines of the conference I had a conversation with Ehud Barak
The Chambers of Commerce from Turkey, Greece and Turkish and Greek Cyprus announced the creation of the joint commerce forum, namely the “Nicosia Economic Forum,” last Monday in Cyprus.
“The heart has reasons that reason cannot know” is a famous saying of French philosopher Blaise Pascal.
Turkey has never brought any of its mining disasters to account. The highest jail term ever sentenced after a mining disaster has been 8 years. Fines have been embarrassingly low.
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