Strait Talk

China’s Belt and Road Initiative: A Modern Silk Road?

A Chinese freight train, as part of the Belt and Road Initiative, now travels uninterrupted from Xi’an, China to Europe with a transit stop in Turkey. Shamim Chowdhury explains what this means for Turkish businesses and how it’ll impact trade between Turkey and China.

Iron Silk Road: Train connecting China to Europe passes Turkey

Iron Silk Road: Train connecting China to Europe passes Turkey

China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

New Silk Road

New Silk Road

What does Turkey stand to gain by joining China’s Belt and Road initiative?

What does Turkey stand to gain by joining China’s Belt and Road initiative?

UAE’s Foreign Entanglements | Global Turkic Identity

UAE’s Foreign Entanglements | Global Turkic Identity

How Expansive is the Global Turkic Identity?

How Expansive is the Global Turkic Identity?

What’s Driving UAE’s Foreign Adventurism?

What’s Driving UAE’s Foreign Adventurism?

Tensions in the Middle East | The Libyan Conflict

Tensions in the Middle East | The Libyan Conflict

US and Iran - Back From the Brink of War?

US and Iran - Back From the Brink of War?

Turkey Starts Deploying Troops to Libya

Turkey Starts Deploying Troops to Libya

Syria’s Last Stronghold | Turkey and Georgia Ties

Syria’s Last Stronghold | Turkey and Georgia Ties

The Fight for Idlib

The Fight for Idlib

FETO in Georgia

FETO in Georgia

Turkey’s Economy | Turkish Investments in the Balkans

Turkey’s Economy | Turkish Investments in the Balkans

A More Interconnected Balkans?

A More Interconnected Balkans?

What Next for Turkish Economy?

What Next for Turkish Economy?

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