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THE IMPLICATION OF THE CASPIAN REGION WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF NEW ENERGY ORDER

THE IMPLICATION OF THE CASPIAN REGION WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF NEW ENERGY ORDER

upa-admin Ağustos 27, 2013 0

In the aftermath of collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, several arguments have been put forward in order to define the new system of the world. One of these arguments has been the

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FREE TRADE ZONE: ATTEMPT TO CHANGE THE GLOBAL GEOPOLITICAL LANDSCAPE BY THE U.S. AND EU

FREE TRADE ZONE: ATTEMPT TO CHANGE THE GLOBAL GEOPOLITICAL LANDSCAPE BY THE U.S. AND EU

upa-admin Ağustos 11, 2013 0

International media were quick to pick up news on the commencement of negotiations between Washington and Brussels on the establishment of a free trade zone to embrace Transatlantic space. Experts attribute the talks between

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CYPRUS DISPUTE IN TERMS OF ENERGY POLITICS

CYPRUS DISPUTE IN TERMS OF ENERGY POLITICS

upa-admin Temmuz 31, 2013 0

There is no denying that “energy politics” has become a significant part of the regional and global economy as well as geopolitics and international relations in the last decades. While energy policy is about the

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RELIABILITY AND RECOGNITION OF TURKISH CYPRIOT POLITICS & POLITICIANS

RELIABILITY AND RECOGNITION OF TURKISH CYPRIOT POLITICS & POLITICIANS

upa-admin Temmuz 30, 2013 0

CHAPTER I: INTRODUCTION  “Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build a bridge even where there is no river.”[1] Turkish Republic of North Cyprus, as a micro-state, has many advantages and disadvantages.

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EU-TURKEY RELATIONS AFTER GEZİ: ANOTHER HALT OR AN INCENTIVE TO REVIVE TURKEY’S MORIBUND ACCESSION PROCESS?

EU-TURKEY RELATIONS AFTER GEZİ: ANOTHER HALT OR AN INCENTIVE TO REVIVE TURKEY’S MORIBUND ACCESSION PROCESS?

upa-admin Temmuz 15, 2013 0

In my previous article I was to a certain extent optimistic over a positive breakthrough in EU-Turkey relations in 2013. However, the way Prime Minister Erdoğan and the AKP members (with a few exceptions)

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EU PROGRESS REPORT ON TURKEY 2012

EU PROGRESS REPORT ON TURKEY 2012

upa-admin Nisan 22, 2013 0

2012 Progress Report on Turkey European Parliament resolution of 18 April 2013 on the 2012 Progress Report on Turkey (2012/2870 (RSP)) The European Parliament, – having regard to the Commission’s 2012 Progress Report on

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TURKISH AND BULGARIAN ACCESSION TO EUROPEAN UNION IN COMPARISON

TURKISH AND BULGARIAN ACCESSION TO EUROPEAN UNION IN COMPARISON

upa-admin Ekim 28, 2012 1

Introduction In this paper, I will examine Turkey’s on-going accession process and Bulgarian accession process to EU, which was finalized with full Bulgarian membership to EU in 1 January 2007. In order to make

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AN ANALYSIS ON THE APPROACHES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION, ISRAEL AND TURKEY ABOUT THE NUCLEAR PROGRAM OF IRAN

AN ANALYSIS ON THE APPROACHES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION, ISRAEL AND TURKEY ABOUT THE NUCLEAR PROGRAM OF IRAN

upa-admin Eylül 6, 2012 0

              1. The Approach of the European Union on Iran’s Nuclear Program  The European Union has always been in a critical dialogue process with Iran on the issues of

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