Turkish PM tests Iraqi relations

Turkish PM Binali Yildirim is slated to begin a two-day visit to Iraq on Friday.…

Turkish MPs debate presidential reforms

Turkey’s parliament will continue to debate constitutional changes proposed by the ruling Justice and Development…

Middle East & North Africa In 2016

The geopolitical rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran will drive regional developments in 2016.

Turkey In 2016

Concerned about developments on its southern border, Turkey will adopt a more assertive stance towards the Syrian and possibly engage in a limited intervention.

Russia, Turkey & a no-fly zone in northern Syria

Turkey’s desire for a no fly zone over northern Syria has been frustrated by Russian intervention.

Syria: a more coherent strategy?

As Western leaders soften their stance over Bashar al Assad’s future, the groundwork for a political solution may be in the offing.