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America#039s REAL target in Middle East is Iran

America's REAL target in Middle East is Iran

The US should back Khalifa Haftar, an expert says

New Middle East War?

New Middle East War?

Military Force Against ISIS Bills Introduced By Republicans

Ankara’s role in global stability

Ankara’s role in global stability

The early 21st century has been marked by the rise of new players who are increasingly demonstrating their independent capacity to affect politics around the globe. Turkey has become a formidable growth zone that has attracted the attention …

Following Russia’s Lead is the Smart Move for Turkey and Israel

Following Russia’s Lead is the Smart Move for Turkey and Israel

Israel and Russia need to keep on good terms to make certain the region does not spiral into crisis

Gulf countries take back seat on Syria route

Gulf countries take back seat on Syria route

Gulf countries appear to favor a wait-and-see approach hinging on two unknowns: Trump's new US policy on Syria, and Russia’s capability to broker a deal

Turkey warns US against partnering with PYD

Turkey warns US against partnering with PYD

Turkey is continuing discussions with the U.S.-led coalition and Russia over possible scenarios on liberating Raqqa from Daesh

Two PKK leaders killed in Turkey - media

Two PKK leaders killed in Turkey - media

Turkish security forces killed two prominent PKK terrorists in the eastern Mardin province, its governorate said. Salih Kaplan, known as Soro, who had a 1.5 million lira ($410,000) price on his head, and Hacire Tanhan, coded …

Trump can’t do it all: Fight the Islamic State, counter Iran and put America first

Trump can’t do it all: Fight the Islamic State, counter Iran and put America first

There is no all-of-the-above option. Something will have to give

Half of Turkey-Syria border wall

Half of Turkey-Syria border wall

Half of the 511 km Syrian border wall has been completed

Azerbaijan, Tolerance Rules the Land

Azerbaijan, Tolerance Rules the Land

If we are to judge a country’s conscious and conscience by the way it treats its minorities, then Azerbaijan leads the way

FSA #039in control of all neighborhoods#039 in Syria’s Al-Bab

FSA 'in control of all neighborhoods' in Syria’s Al-Bab

Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army forces have taken control of all neighborhoods in Syria’s Al-Bab, Turkish military said Friday. In a statement, the Turkish Chief of General Staff said a sweep operation was ongoing to clear the …

Enough With The Russia Nonsense

Enough With The Russia Nonsense

Trump is able to both recognize and respect the declared interests of those on the other side

Turkey Continues Tough Battle Against IS

Turkey Continues Tough Battle Against IS

Daesh has held thousands of civilians inside al-Bab

Islam Is Peaceful, But Only Muslims Can Stop Terror

Islam Is Peaceful, But Only Muslims Can Stop Terror

German Chancellor Angela Merkel defended Islam as a peaceful religion Saturday night in a speech aimed at quelling growing anti-Muslim sentiment in Europe and the U.S. that has sparked in recent months hate crimes and political …

Merkel: We must protect principle of territorial integrity

Merkel: We must protect principle of territorial integrity

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that Western states must protect the principle of territorial integrity and NATO needs to strengthen its eastern flank following situation in Ukraine. Speaking at the Munich Security Conference on February 18, Merkel said that ...

Clash with Iran helps U.S. turn to Turkey

Clash with Iran helps U.S. turn to Turkey

Trump is aware of Turkey's strong presence in the Middle East as he focuses on determining the U.S.'s road map in the region

When Will ISIS End?

When Will ISIS End?

yrian Army, Russia Bomb Islamic State In Aleppo As Iraqi Troops Battle For Mosul

Can Washington reset ties with Russia?

Can Washington reset ties with Russia?

With Russia’s bargaining capacity much higher now, it will demand greater compromises from the U.S. for a potential détente

No doubt Iran is the target

No doubt Iran is the target

Iran has never produced terrorists who acted in the US or in the European Union

Astana Talks to contribute to cease-fire

Astana Talks to contribute to cease-fire

The Syrian opposition is "waiting for something more than statements"

 Talks on Syria#039s Civil War off to a Rocky Start

Talks on Syria's Civil War off to a Rocky Start

The negotiations in Kazakhstan's capital continue today

What does Security Council expect from Astana?

What does Security Council expect from Astana?

Security Council Welcomes Astana Talks on Syria

Russia and Turkey carry out first joint air attacks in Syria#039s al-Bab

Russia and Turkey carry out first joint air attacks in Syria's al-Bab

Moscow says nine of its jets joined Turkish air force in 'highly effective' bombing of Islamic State targets

Syrian rebels agree to attend Astana peace talks

Syrian rebels agree to attend Astana peace talks

A leader of Jaysh al-Islam, Mohammed Alloush, will head the rebel delegation

Turkey-Russia relations will not affect NATO ties

Turkey-Russia relations will not affect NATO ties

Turkish defense minister says NATO should fulfill its commitments to Turkey

Why Russia-brokered Syrian ceasefire has chance of succeeding

Why Russia-brokered Syrian ceasefire has chance of succeeding

In the case of Syria peace drive Moscow is at centre of decision making while US is out in the cold

 Mevlut Cavusoglu: “A solution in Syria is close”

Mevlut Cavusoglu: “A solution in Syria is close”

Turkey and Russia agree on Syria ceasefire blueprint

Turkey, EU work to speed up flow of European funds for Syrian refugees

Turkey, EU work to speed up flow of European funds for Syrian refugees

In times of war people tend to reproduce more in a bid to continue their line

Turkey Pledges to Work for Syria Cease-Fire in Mediator Role

Turkey Pledges to Work for Syria Cease-Fire in Mediator Role

Ankara to facilitate contacts between Syria’s government and opposition groups

The U.S. Is Now a Country That Can Be Ignored

The U.S. Is Now a Country That Can Be Ignored

Washington shouldn't pretend to project liberal democratic principles internationally