Strait Talk

The New Silk Road

As part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), a Chinese freight train has now started travelling uninterrupted from Xi’an all the way to Europe via Turkey. We look at how the BRI, and the new railway line in particular, will change Turkish businesses and the Turkey-China trade ties. Guests: Qihai Huang Professor at Keele University Sedat Aybar Director of China Research Centre

Iron Silk Road: Train connecting China to Europe passes Turkey

Iron Silk Road: Train connecting China to Europe passes Turkey

New Silk Road

New Silk Road

China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

Critics say Beijing is luring Africa into debt | Money Talks

Critics say Beijing is luring Africa into debt | Money Talks

Rising Tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean | US-YPG Oil Deal in Syria

Rising Tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean | US-YPG Oil Deal in Syria

Flashpoints in the Eastern Mediterranean

Flashpoints in the Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey-Greece Standoff in Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey-Greece Standoff in Eastern Mediterranean

US Strikes Oil Deal With YPG in Northern Syria

US Strikes Oil Deal With YPG in Northern Syria

Turkey-Azerbaijan Military Drills | Turkey-UK Near Free Trade Deal

Turkey-Azerbaijan Military Drills | Turkey-UK Near Free Trade Deal

Turkey-Azerbaijan Hold Military Drills

Turkey-Azerbaijan Hold Military Drills

Turkey and Azerbaijan Conduct Military Drill

Turkey and Azerbaijan Conduct Military Drill

How Close are Turkey and the UK to a Free Trade Agreement?

How Close are Turkey and the UK to a Free Trade Agreement?

Hajj Amid COVID-19 | Turkey Open for Tourism

Hajj Amid COVID-19 | Turkey Open for Tourism

Turkey Looks to Draw Back Travellers

Turkey Looks to Draw Back Travellers

Turkey Promotes Safe Tourism

Turkey Promotes Safe Tourism

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Hajj Begins in Saudi Arabia Under COVID-19 Restrictions

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