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06
NOV
2014

Panel: “1915 Trajedisini Yüzüncü Yılında Tartışmak: Anlam, Hafıza ve Siyaset”

6 Kasım Salı günü Bentley Üniversitesi öğretim üyesi tarihçi Asbed Kotchikian, Paris Sciences-Po Üniversitesi öğretim üyesi Michel Marian ve Erivan’daki Küreselleşme ve Bölgesel İşbirliği Analitik Merkezi direktörü Stepan Grigoryan Boğaziçi Üniversitesi-TÜSİAD Dış Politika...
21
OCT
2014

Panel: “Orta Doğu Sorunsalı: IŞİD, Suriye, Irak ve Türkiyeyi Bekleyen Zorluklar”

21 Ekim Salı günü Brookings Doha Merkezi Direktörü Salman Shaikh, New York Üniversitesi öğretim üyesi Doç. Dr. Mohamad Bazzi ve International Crisis Group Avrupa ve Orta Asya Program Direktörü Hugh Pope Boğaziçi Üniversitesi-TÜSİAD Dış Politika Forumu’nun konuğu oldular. “Ort...
08
OCT
2014

Kobani is becoming Turkey’s war

Fehim Taştekin, Al-Monitor, 8 October 2014: “Kobani is becoming Turkey’s war” While the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government still is listing preconditions for the Democratic Union Party (PYD) to meet in order for Turkey to help the Kurds in Kobani,...
24
AUG
2014

Iraq: on the frontline with the Shia fighters taking the war to Isis

Ghaith Abdul-Ahad, The Guardian, 24 August, 2014: “Iraq: on the frontline with the Shia fighters taking the war to Isis” The new Iraqi “border” is marked by a two-metre-high wall of earth. The berm, as it is known, cuts through farmland and orchards,...
19
AUG
2014

Iraq army advances towards rebel-held Tikrit

Aljazeera, August 19, 2014: “Iraq army advances towards rebel-held Tikrit” Iraqi forces have launched an operation to retake Tikrit, the hometown of toppled President Saddam Hussein, from Islamic State fighters. Al Jazeera sources reported that the troops were...
18
AUG
2014

Israelis and Palestinians Agree to Lengthen Cease-Fire

Isabel Kershner, New York Times, August 18, 2014: “Israelis and Palestinians Agree to Lengthen Cease-Fire” Israeli and Palestinian officials agreed late Monday to extend a five-day cease-fire for Gaza that expired at midnight for 24 hours, reflecting the difficulty of...
17
AUG
2014

Turkey to look into claims of German spying: official

Agence France-Presse, Hürriyet daily News, August 17, 2014: “Turkey to look into claims of German spying: official” The Turkish authorities will throroughly investigate a report that Germany has been spying on its NATO ally since 2009, a senior official said Aug. 17,...
14
AUG
2014

Maliki’s political games

Hayder Al-Khoei, Aljazeera, August 14, 2014:  “Maliki’s political games” Iraq’s fractured political process took a further dramatic turn on August 10 as Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki publicly attacked the recently elected President Fuad Masoum. He said...
11
AUG
2014

Political Crisis in Iraq Deepens as Leadership Deadline Nears

Alissa J. Rubin and Michael  R. Gordon, The New York Times, August, 11 2014: “Political Crisis in Iraq Deepens as Leadership Deadline Nears” The political crisis deepened in Baghdad on Monday as a deadline approached for naming a new prime minister and the current...
09
AUG
2014

Even Authoritarian, the Turkish Prime Minister Remains a Key Player in the Middle East

Bayram Balcı, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, August, 9 2014: “Even Authoritarian, the Turkish Prime Minister Remains a Key Player in the Middle East” This coming August, for the first time in its history, Turkey will elect her president in a direct...