Opinion See All

“Detecting and Interdicting Terrorist Travel”, Global Efforts and Turkey

After ISIS lost Mosul and Raqqa, debates on the decline of the organization in terms of logistical, economic and military power have proliferated,...

Expectations from the Quadripartite Summit for Syria

  The majority of mechanisms developed for the political settlement of the Syrian crisis could not produce concrete results and they...

Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham: Increased Internal Tensions over Demilitarized Zone in Idlib

Since the Turkish and Russian presidents have agreed in Sochi to establish a “demilitarized zone” in Idlib, on September 17th 2018;...

Analysis See All

ISIS’ Transformation and New Challenges Ahead

In the summer of 2014, the military advances of the Islamic State of Iraq and Sham (ISIS) following years of military build-up attracted a...

Manbij: Demographic Structure, Distribution of Armed Groups and Scenarios for The Future

The rising terror threat in Syria affected the priorities of Turkey’s Syria policy. The strengthening of two terror organizations, namely...

The Situation of Turkmen Migrants From Talafar and The Future of Talafar

Talafar has been one of the most affected regions by the actions of ISIS since the terrorist organization started to gain control over Iraqi...