Cengiz Candar

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  • Dec 12, 2020
    No need to indulge in semantics and take pains to conceal the fact: Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan defied the European Union — and he won.   Read more:...
  • Oct 29, 2020
    The United States and European Union's inertia may allow Turkey to threaten de-escalation efforts in Libya and South Caucasus.
  • Aug 29, 2020
    Confronted with various problems at home, including deepening financial woes, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan resorts to aggressive and expansionist foreign policy moves to...
  • May 19, 2020
    Turkey needs to adopt a softer foreign policy to handle the COVID-19 pandemic and the economic crisis it's triggered, but the government's rhetoric makes such a shift highly unlikely.