Strait Talk

Politicising History

United States representatives voted to recognize the events that took place during the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in the First World War as genocide, an accusation Turkey vehemently opposes. The vote was a rebuke of Donald Trump’s Syria policy and Turkey’s Operation Peace Spring, which successfully established a terror-free zone in northern Syria. So just how suspicious was the timing of this vote? And what affect will this have on relations between the US and Turkey? Onur Erim Political Analyst Klaus Jurgens Contributor at Daily Sabah

The War in Syria: Iran, Russia, Turkey ministers meet about Syria

The War in Syria: Iran, Russia, Turkey ministers meet about Syria

The War in Syria: Idlib residents protest against Syrian regime

The War in Syria: Idlib residents protest against Syrian regime

Armenian Patriarch shows support for Operation Peace Spring

Armenian Patriarch shows support for Operation Peace Spring

YPG terrorists dig trenches in Manbij as US soldiers guard them

YPG terrorists dig trenches in Manbij as US soldiers guard them

Is Libyan Warlord Khalifa Haftar Becoming a Liability?

Is Libyan Warlord Khalifa Haftar Becoming a Liability?

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?

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