November 15, 2018
When Andrew Brunson, the North Carolinian pastor, was released from Turkish custody in October, President Donald J. Trump tweeted that he was looking forward to “good, perhaps great, relations betwee…
June 27, 2017
As politicians purposefully polarize their own society for political profit, the result is rage and violence.
August 15, 2018
President Trump is loving his trade wars. He hits Iran with sanctions, and European companies as well as American ones obediently cut ties with the country. He goes toe-to-toe with China, and the Chi…
January 20, 2015
Since the outbreak of the Gezi Park protests, which began in May 2013, there has been an inordinate amount of commentary in the newspapers of record, opinion magazines, policy journals, and blogs abo…
January 9, 2019
Erdogan promises to finish America's fight against the Islamic State, but it's the Kurds that he's out to destroy.
June 27, 2018
Speakers discuss the results from the June 24 elections and the implications for Turkish relations with neighboring countries in the Middle East and Europe, as well as the United States.
August 6, 2014
This article was originally published here on Politico.com on Tuesday, August 5, 2014.
If Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan were an American politician, he would be an excellent candidate …
August 15, 2019
The Muslim Brotherhood, once Egypt’s largest opposition movement and a standard-bearer for Islamist groups around the world, has been once again driven underground as Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has consolid…
August 14, 2019
Major powers need to provide less support for proxy forces and place more emphasis on conflict resolution.
May 13, 2013
The Turkish government’s tepid response to the car bombings in Reyhanli last Friday should help bring to a merciful end the prevailing meme in Washington that Ankara is poised to lead the Middle East…