February 28, 2013

How Turkey Harms U.S. Interests in Syria

Halil Karaveli, New York Times

AP Photo

Turkey is undermining U.S interests in Syria.

Read Full Article ››

TAGGED: Syria, United States, Turkey


February 18, 2013
Iran Sanctions Are Squeezing Turkey
Daniel Dombey, The World
Turkey’s situation amounts to more than just a passing concern to the US and its allies. Ankara hosts many of the rebels fighting Iran-backed forces in Syria. Turkey is also home to a Nato radar station the US says is key... more ››
February 22, 2013
The Persistence of the 'Cyprus Problem'
Louise Osborne, The Atlantic
Leaving plates on tables and books open on desks, residents of the western coastal town of Famagusta fled quickly as thousands of Turkish troops advanced on their homes almost four decades ago. more ››
February 21, 2013
Will Europe Beg Turkey to Join the EU?
Jurgen Gottschlich, Der Spiegel
The Turkish press certainly wasn't going to let this one go by. The comment made by European Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger, a German, made almost all of the front pages of the country's newspapers. "I would like to... more ››
February 18, 2013
Mr. Erdogan Goes to Shanghai
Ariel Cohen, The National Interest
How serious is Erdogan about jumping to SCO? As Daniel Pipes notes, the prime minister has established a record of straight talk. Pipes also cites a Turkish analyst’s observation that “The EU criteria demand democracy, human... more ››