Tue, 25 Apr 2017
| Usbed Usbed  |  Experts  |  About SO  |  Executive Board  |  Advisory Board  |  Collaborating Bodies  |  Contact Us  |  CALL FOR PAPERS  |  Policy Brief
Logo
 

IS THE TURKISH DEFENCE INDUSTRY READY FOR SHANGHAI?(29.12.2016)

Is the Turkish Defence Industry Ready for Shanghai?

Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) is a rising star in the East. While its development has similarities with the European Union, it also has its own exclusive peculiarities. Both the People's Republic of China and Russia have experienced ideological issues and faced with border violations after World War II. After the end of Cold War however, both countries have realised that the barren rivalry between the two hurt both of them the same. With the structuring they made in 1996, the People's Republic of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan has announced themselves to the world as the Shanghai Five. The Shanghai Five emerged as a reaction to ...


THE JULY 15 COUP ATTEMPT: WESTERN ALLIANCE, GEOPOLITICS AND NEW PURSUITS(30.07.2016)

The July 15 Coup Attempt: Western Alliance, Geopolitics and New Pursuits

July 15, 2016 saw the opening of a new black page for Turkey with regards to her history of democracy. Turkey witnessed a coup attempt by a group of soldiers within the Turkish Armed Forces that are members of the Gülenist Terror Organization (FETÖ) and call themselves the "Peace at Home Council" during the dates of July 15-16 2016. In the official website of the Turkish Armed Forces and TRT a memorandum broadcasted which stated that the army seized control of the country, and martial law and a curfew was declared.After President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan called people resist against the coup, the attempt failed. This article approaches the coup attempt and its outcome within the cont...


PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT(17.07.2016)

Public Announcement

The coup is the enemy of freedom and the murder of the democratic life in a society. It is not possible to accept the coup as a legal institution in any society.Turkish people and its democracy was targetted by a junta which belongs to an illegally organized terrorist group within the Turkish Armed Forces in the evening of July 15.  As the representative of national will and the commander in chief, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister, his Cabinet, all the political parties and security forces hand in hand with the great Turkish people resisted this coup attempt. As Strategic Outlook Team, we declare that we support the legitimate government an...


COMPLICATED FOREIGN POLICY OF TURKEY(2.03.2016)

Complicated Foreign Policy of Turkey

Turkey's foreign policy seems to be an entangled net of foreign relations. A NATO member and U.S. ally in the region, Ankara has grown distant toward Washington D.C. due to the American support for the Kurdish militias involved in the Syrian conflict. Once a major Russian tourist attraction, Turkey now faces an economic boycott after downing a Russian jet last year. The eternal EU candidate, Ankara was accused to be playing the refugees card in order to negotiate better deals with the EU (including the visa waivers and an assistance package). We have asked Mehmet Fatih Öztarsu, a Turkish political analyst, some questions about Turkey's complicated foreign policy.I...


YUSUF ÇıNAR: AZERBAIJAN SHOULD MAINTAIN ITS GOOD RELATIONS WITH RUSSIA(11.02.2016)

Yusuf Çınar: Azerbaijan should maintain its good relations with Russia

•Rouhani, the President of Iran, in his statement to a Russian news agency said, “We have very good relations both with Russia and Turkey, and are deeply sorry about the crisis that emerged between the two countries”. Rouhani stated that “they will do anything they can in order to settle the tension between two countries”. Also, Rouhani informed that “the gradual deepening of the crisis is not good for both of the countries”. We would like to hear your opinion on this subject.Iran is a country that gets good results through taking “soft” steps in the region. We can say that there is a significant amount of interest on Iran from European countries, particularly France....


Page 1 / 3

  • Find us on Facebook


  • CALL FOR PAPERS

    Call For Papers

 
All Rights Reserved - 2012 © Strategic Outlook | Editored By ertugruloztarsu