In an increasingly unpredictable global environment, expect Turkish foreign policy to be just as elusive.
Though Turkey remains on good terms with Russia, it still finds itself in the throes of an energy crisis.
Turkey’s upcoming elections help to explain why Recep Tayyip Erdogan is thinking of rekindling ties with Syria.
In an interview, Armenak Tokmajyan talks about Sarmada, Syria’s border with Turkey, and why the status quo there may change.
Turkey has unfinished business when it comes to fighting Kurdish forces south of its border.
In an interview, Nikolay Kozhanov explains how the Ukraine conflict will affect Middle Eastern hydrocarbons production.
The complex situation along Syria’s northern border with Turkey makes any settlement there difficult.
The Ukraine war will reshape Russia’s influence in the Middle East, the Mediterranean, and Africa.
As Israel’s president prepares to visit Turkey, the two countries have much to discuss that is mutually beneficial.
What is behind Turkish President Erdogan’s visit to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates?
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In an interview, Kheder Khaddour discusses the likely outcomes in Syria’s northwest, where Russian and Turkish aims clash.
Turkey’s success in finding a role in Afghanistan could bring its leadership valuable benefits.
Turkey is advancing economic, energy, and military objectives in North Africa, particularly in Algeria.
Russia, Turkey, and Qatar have presented a trilateral initiative on Syria, but it’s who is included that matters more.
In an interview, Sevak Khatchadorian discusses how Armenians in the Arab world reacted to the Nagorno-Karabakh war.
In an interview, Robert G. Rabil describes Turkey’s relations with Lebanon and its ambitions in the wider Middle East.
The European Union’s soft line with Turkey at a recent meeting may ultimately represent a strategic risk.
Turkey is altering the nature of Syrian border areas, perhaps presaging more far-reaching steps.
Turkish influence is increasing in Lebanon, where many Sunnis are looking for a regional patron.