Opinion

Dynamics of the Delicate Process in Iraq

Iraq entered 2019 with a new government. However, some of the ministries within the cabinet have yet to be identified. After the parliamentary...

2018 Assessment of Iraq: Where to After ISIS?

On 9 December 2017, Iraq’s former Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi announced the end of the almost three and a half years of fighting ISIS and...

What is going on in Idlib?

Amid new year celebrations in Idlib, moderate factions are busy preparing for the battles in Manbij and eastern Euphrates, while Hayat Tahrir al-Sham...

The Quagmire of Civil War: Turkey Should Take Its Time Before Accepting the Christmas Gift!

The civil war in Syria enters its eighth year without reaching tangible and sustainable resolutions to pending issues, all that have been achieved...

What can Turkey do in the east of the Euphrates?

Following the Idlib agreement, Turkish focus in Syria has been shifted towards Manbij and the east of the Euphrates River. President Erdoğan ...

What does the Kayseri Bazaar burned in Kirkuk mean?

On the night of November 26, 2018, a huge fire broke out in a historical building known as the “Kayseri Bazaar” in Kirkuk. More than 400...

There is a Right Way to Avert the Worst Humanitarian Tragedy in Syria: NATO Partners Must Coordinate

On Saturday 24th of November 2018, pro-Assad forces bombed residential neighborhood in Jarjanaz; in eastern countryside of Idlib. The heavy...

Sochi Agreement on Idlib is at a Critical Stage

In an atmosphere where the Syrian regime backed up by Russia and Iran is indispensably expected to carry out an operation in Idlib, Turkey...