Tag archive for ‘Syria’
Turkey claims to be the leader in the fight against humanitarian crisis
By Editor On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

FM: Turkey to continue its leadership in the fight against humanitarian crises

The Syrian conflict has cost millions of lives and a loss of billions of dollars so far. Many countries and certainly the ones located in the area to be in the very first place have severely suffered from this More...

By Editor On Monday, July 4th, 2016

Article Scan: “What airport attack means for Turkey’s Syria policy?” (by Fehim Taştekin, a Turkish columnist for Al-Monitor)

Turkey has been the target of Islamic State (IS) bombing attacks seven times since the general election a year ago. But the IS attack at Istanbul Ataturk Airport on June 28 that killed 42 people and wounded More...

By admin On Sunday, July 3rd, 2016

Where is Turkey heading?

Turkey, considered to be one of the most powerful countries in the region has been going through a very difficult period full of conflicts with and in its neighboring countries. It would not be fair to say the region More...

By Editor On Sunday, April 17th, 2016

Turkey & Saudi Arabia; Current allies or enemies from the past?

Turkey and Saudi Arabia certainly have a strong common history from many years ago. When the Ottoman Empire was the almighty power in the Middle East – as well as Africa and some other regions – Saudi Arabia More...

By Editor On Thursday, January 28th, 2016

“Putin & Oil”.. An article by Ali Doğan, a former top executive and an opinion leader

Dear Friends, As I wrote months ago, falling oil prices are gradually bringing PUTIN to his knees. Ruble has almost turned into a worthless piece of paper, inflation has skyrocketed, debts have come to a deadlock More...

By Editor On Friday, November 27th, 2015

Journalist arrests in Turkey over report on transfer of arms to Syria

Can DÜNDAR, a prominent journalist and editör-in-chief of Cumhuriyet Daily was arrested on 26th November 2015 on charges of “being a terror organization member, espionage and revealing confidential documents”. More...

By Editor On Thursday, November 26th, 2015

Russian Foreign Minister says Russia does not intend to go to war with Turkey

1092554 Although Putin is known to be the kind of character not to forget about “the downed Russian jet incident” in Syria, the international community had a relief yesterday when Russian FM stated that More...

By Editor On Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Russian jet downed by Turkish F-16 planes near Syria-Turkey border

Tension between Russia and Turkey has climbed following shooting down of a Russian SU-24 aircraft by Turkish war planes near the Syria-Turkey border, over Lattakia’s Yamadi village (24th Nov 2015). The Turkish More...

By Editor On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Putin says MidEast terrorists recruit fighters from ex-Soviet states to expand

The MidEast issue which was severly underestimated by world states (and even supported by some others) at the very beginning has grown to become one of the major problems of the world. When everybody though the More...

By admin On Monday, March 30th, 2015

Turkey ends open-door policy and moves to close remaining border gates with Syria

After maintaining an open-door policy throughout the four-year conflict in neighboring Syria, Turkey has moved this month to close the two remaining border gates between the countries, shutting out displaced Syrian More...