Thwarted Coup

Four Reasons Behind the Failed Attempt and its Aftermath

There are number of reasons as to why the coup failed, but more importantly what are the consequences of this failed attempt?

Khorshid Delli

Changes in Turkey

Restructuring Military Institutions after the Failed Coup

Ever since the failed coup attempt, President Erdogan has been tightening his grip over the military institutions.

Khorshid Delli

Two Conflicting Paths

Turkish Foreign Relations After the Failed Coup

The Turkish government is busy restructuring and securing its internal front. Such actions will reflect on foreign policy...

Abdullatif Hejazi

Regaining the Lead

Reasons behind the AKP’s latest win

Erdogan's AKP regaining its majority in the parliamentary elections can not guarantee domestic stability in Turkey.

Leadership Clashes

Causes and Implications of Davutoglu’s Resign

Davutoglu’s resignation from office and resignation as leader of the AKP indicate widening differences with President Erdogan.

Reducing Losses

Turkey's Five Motives for Restoring Relations with Russia

Turkey's five motives to re-normalize relations with Russia.

Persistent Consequences

Failure of the Military Coup Attempt to Seize Power in Turkey

The failed attempt of the military coup in Turkey has shed light on the fragile political and security situation in Ankara.


Turkish President’s agenda, and post-Oglu challenges

Turkey has entered a new phase under Erdogan's agenda and its move to the presidential system, however this comes with a few challenges

Khorshid Delli

Erdogan's Policies

Why has Turkey decided to build a mosque in Havana?

How Erdogan looks at the future in terms of Turkish policy.

Khorshid Delli

Erdogan's Turkey

The Demise of the Turkish Democratic Model

Erdogan’s rule of Turkey, which extends to August 2019 is paving the way to the end of the once praised Turkish model.

Dr. Shady Abdelwhab

Wrong Bets

How is Turkey Dealing with the Regional Crises?

The Turkish foreign policy is based on a set of dimensions and factors, which Turkey has bet on to play a role in leading the region.

Khorshid Delli

Ankara’s Mobilization

Why does the "March for Justice" Constitute a Threat to Erdogan’s Regime?

The "March for Justice," led by Kemal Kilicdaroglu, revealed the growing opposition to the AKP and the Turkish president.

Mohamed Hamed

Faulty Contexts: Turkish options post-ISIS

Liberating Mosul from ISIS put Turkey before a difficult formula in Iraq

Khorshid Delli

How Would Political Tensions Affect German Tourism to Turkey?

The persistent tensions between the two countries appear to be propagating more obstacles for Germans traveling to Turkey.

Future for Advanced Research and Studies

What are the Goals of Turkey’s Military Intervention in Syria?

Turkey seeks to prevent the Kurds from establishing “a new Kobani”, according to statements delivered by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Future for Advanced Research and Studies