Commentary
The Mayhem in Syria: Where to?

Azzam Tamimi

Abstract What started as a peaceful protest in the spring of 2011 soon developed into one of the most vicious and internationalized conflicts of modern times. The Syrian people’s quest for freedom has proven...

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Commentary
Geopolitical Realignments around Syria: Threats and Opportunities

AMMAR KAHF

The Syrian uprising took the regional powers by surprise and was able to disrupt the regional balance of power to such an extent that the Syrian file has become a more internationalized matter than a regional one.

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Commentary
The Multiple Faces of Jabhat al-Nusra/Jabhat Fath al-Sham in Syria’s Civil War

CHRISTOPHER ANZALONE

Jabhat al-Nusra has long been one of the most militarily effective armed actors against the Syrian Ba’thist regime and it continues to play a central role in the country’s civil war.

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Article
The Uncertain Role of the EU Countries in the Syrian Refugee Crisis

RADKA HAVLOVÁ
KRISTÝNA TAMCHYNOVÁ

GThis article analyses the EU’s response to the Syrian refugee crisis, both inside the EU and in the Syria’s neighboring countries. It first focuses on the background of the common asylum ...

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Article
The Role of the Military in Syrian Politics and the 2011 Uprising

VEYSEL KURT

Abstract In this research I examine the effect of the military on Syrian politics and the uprising of 2011. I consider the military’s will to protect the Assad regime in the context...

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Article
Gezi Park Protests as a Litmus Test for Mainstream Western Media

OĞUZHAN YANARIŞIK

This article focuses on the coverage of Gezi Park protests in the mainstream western media. It analyzes the details of the incidents and argues that the Gezi Park protests...

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EVENT
Germany and Turkey: Relationship at a Crossroads

thursday, April, 28, 2016

After the publication of its latest issue, “Interdependence between Germany and Turkey,” Insight Turkey organized the panel entitled "Germany and Turkey: Relationship at a Crossroads" where speakers from Germany and Turkey shared their perspectives.

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EVENT
Insight Turkey 5th Annual Conference: Turkish Foreign Policy

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 06, 2016

Insight Turkey’s 5th Annual Conference Concentrates on U.S.-Turkey Relations, Turkey’s Economic Development, Syrian Conflict, and the Kurdish Question Post-November 2015 Elections.

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EVENT
The AK Party’s Last Decade in the Areas of Economy, Society and Politics

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2013

Organized by the Insight Turkey, a peer-reviewed quarterly in English published by the Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research (SETA), the panel entitled “The AK Party’s Last Decade in the Areas of Economy, Society and Politics” was held in SETA, Ankara...

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