Firuze Yağmur Gökler

Biography

Firuze Yağmur Gökler graduated from Bilkent University, Department of International Relations in 2010. She completed her master’s thesis in the Department of International Relations and Public Policy at Ihsan Doğramacı in 2013 with her final project entitled “Russian and Chinese vetoes on UN Resolution on Syria Issue”. She did internships at several institutions such as Secretariat General for EU Affairs, Turkish Competition Authority and UNICEF National Committee. On October 1, 2013, she started working as a Middle East research assistant at Center for Middle Eastern Studies (ORSAM). Since 2018, she has been working as ORSAM Responsible for Training Studies. She has published opinion papers and analyses upon regional developments on ORSAM website, and her two reports have been prepared to be published by ORSAM. Throughout the process during which she worked as a research assistant, she made researches on Israel-Palestine, Arabian Peninsula, Persian Gulf and Iraqi Turkmens. She has been the coordinator of many projects and training activities as the Responsible for Training Studies. She fluently speaks in English and she knows Arabic at an intermediate level and knows French at a basic level.

An Overview of the Phenomenon of Women and the Position of Turkmen Women in Iraq in the Light of the Field Observations

Throughout the history of Iraq, Iraqi women have had to live with dictator regimes and wars together with embargoes and sanctions as a result of wars...

Recent Developments in Kirkuk

The overall situation in Iraq has changed dramatically after the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria’s (ISIS) attacks that began in Mosul but spread t...

A Crisis in Israeli – EU Relations on Construction of Jewish Settlements

Following the Six-Day War in 1967, construction of Jewish settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem increased. Israel has some 600 thousand...

The Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks Mediated By Kerry, and Kerry's Visits To Jordan and Saudi Arabia

 The U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry paid a visit to the Middle East for the tenth time on the occasion of the Israeli – Palestinian peace ne...

The 34th Gulf Cooperation Council Summit

  The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) was established on May 25, 1981. The GCC comprises six Gulf Arab countries: the United Arab Emirates (UAE), ...

Deporting Illegal Workers from Saudi Arabia

In the past couple of weeks, an operation to expel illegal workers was implemented in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Ministry of Labor declared that an...

Saudi Rejection of UN Security Council Seat Met with Mixed Reactions

The UN Security Council (UNSC) is the UN's chief policy-making body; there are five permanent members in addition to 10 non-permanent members...