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DOES PKK USE DRUG ADDICTS TO CONDUCT SUICIDE ATTACKS?(19.01.2017)

Does PKK Use Drug Addicts To Conduct Suicide Attacks?

For the illegal Marxist organisations, a suicide attack is a last effort to stand up for themselves. Especially as a result of the successful operations in Eastern and South-eastern Anatolia against it, PKK has changed its strategy and started to go for suicide attacks by employing its urban settlements. In the previous periods there was a symbolical dimension for terrorist organisations which made suicide attacks meaningful for them, however today they are mainly employed as the fastest way of getting results.Tamil Tigers of Sri Lanka were the first organisation in the world to initiate suicide attacks. The Marxist, ethnic separatist organisation has frequently employed suic...


IT IS DIFFICULT TO BE A ‘MODEL COUNTRY’ IN THIS GEOGRAPHY(5.11.2015)

It is Difficult to be a ‘Model Country’ in this Geography

An academic from Selçuk University Department of International Relations and the president of International Strategic Outlook, Yusuf Çınar, explained the ‘terror’ issue to Memleket.Çınar who stated that the ‘Kurdish Issue and the PKK problem should not be elaborated as a whole, told that operations displayed Turkey’s power, though Turkey should learn from the past and must be more careful in becoming a model country in the following years. He also stated that “while in a position of being a model country in the region, one should not disregard geographical factors.”My dearest professor, can you describe the definition of terror?Terror means to suppress. To frighten...


THE TAMIL PROBLEM: HISTORICAL PROGRESS, CONFLICT PROCESS, AND SOLUTION BY YUSUF ÇıNAR(25.05.2014)

The Tamil Problem: Historical Progress, Conflict Process, and Solution by Yusuf Çınar

Academic studies on security considerably focus on terrorism by the effect of global conjuncture. Terrorism is one of the leading threats to which states are exposed in context of international security. In this point, when it is considered the countries struggling with the problem of terrorism, the resource of the conflict situations existing in these countries consists of ethnic tensions in usual.So Sri Lanka, which is one of the geographies where ethnic terrorism problem occurs, is an attractive region. In the Book called “The Tamil Problem: Historical Progress, Conflict Process, And Solution”, which discusses the ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka that continues for...


SMUGGLING INCOME OF PKK(4.12.2012)

Smuggling Income of PKK

To Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's claim as they do not give enough support to Turkiye in the fight against the PKK directed to Germany, the German Federal Minister of Justice from the highest level in Germany replied. German Minister Sabine Leutheusser-Schnarrenberger said that "Germany is not a country for PKK members they can be comfortable and hide absolutely."[1] Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan tries to prevent Germany from being the PKK's financial safe. When the ethnic separatist activities in the world are analysed, ETA problem ended with France cut the material and spiritual support to ETA. To give an example from Asia Pacific, as a result of India cut ...


IF WE TAKE A LESSON FROM THE TAMIL ISSUE(1.11.2012)

If we take a lesson from the Tamil Issue

Tamil Tigers is an organization which believes that the rights of Tamils will be protected with an independent Tamil state. The purpose of the foundation of the organization is independence just as the PKK. The most important common feature of both organizations is that they were both founded by acting from social realities such as Tamil and Kurdish identities. There are three examples of conflict seem social in the emergence of the Tamil Tigers. The first element of them is ignoring Tamil people as an element of the founding of the State of Sri Lanka. After declaring independence in Sri Lanka, one of the first legislative changes was the adoption of Sinhalese language as their moth...



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