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Options for Turkey in Manbij and the east of the Euphrates River

One of the most important messages given by President Erdoğan in his speech after the 31 March local elections was about foreign policy. Erdoğan s...

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 ...

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...

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 ultimately...

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;...