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THE CYPRUS ISSUE

THE CYPRUS ISSUE

upa-admin Eylül 7, 2015 0

“If a stone falls on the egg, alas for the egg. If the egg  falls on a stone, alas for the egg.” – A Cypriot proverb One of the most important conflicts that has

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INTERVIEW WITH PROFESSOR MONIQUE SOCHACZEWSKI GOLDFELD ON BRAZIL AND TURKEY

INTERVIEW WITH PROFESSOR MONIQUE SOCHACZEWSKI GOLDFELD ON BRAZIL AND TURKEY

upa-admin Eylül 4, 2015 0

Ayşe Yarar: Mrs. Sochaczewski, thank you very much for accepting our interview proposal. Could you please give us some information about your academic life and studies? Monique Sochaczewski Goldfeld: Thank you for your interest,

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CIRCASSIANS UNDER 151 YEARS OF EXILE

CIRCASSIANS UNDER 151 YEARS OF EXILE

upa-admin Mayıs 25, 2015 0

“Better to die in one’s homeland than to thrive without it.” – A Circassian Proverb Nowadays we see quite a few genocide claims. Those claims are unfortunately happening to be opportunities to meddle in to

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INTERVIEW WITH ITALIAN POLITICAL SCIENTIST FEDERICO DONELLI ON POLITICS IN TURKEY

INTERVIEW WITH ITALIAN POLITICAL SCIENTIST FEDERICO DONELLI ON POLITICS IN TURKEY

upa-admin Kasım 20, 2014 0

Ayşe Yarar: Mr. Donelli, thank you very much for accepting our interview proposal. Could you please give us some information about your academic life and studies, especially about the International Center for Contemporary Turkish

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BATTLE OF GAZA: FIRED BOMBS AND CLANDESTINE GEOPOLITICAL MOTIVES

BATTLE OF GAZA: FIRED BOMBS AND CLANDESTINE GEOPOLITICAL MOTIVES

upa-admin Temmuz 25, 2014 0

Palestine is engulfed by fire again. Israel launched aerial strikes on Gaza in retaliation for killing of 3 Israeli teenagers. More than 200 people are dead by now. Hamas fired over one thousand rockets

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EU’S LACK OF STRATEGIC VISION MAY BRING TURKEY AND RUSSIA CLOSER

EU’S LACK OF STRATEGIC VISION MAY BRING TURKEY AND RUSSIA CLOSER

upa-admin Mayıs 13, 2014 0

European Union’s lack of strategic vision has shown itself once again by the decision taken by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) about 90 million euro compensation to be paid by the Turkish

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KEMALIST NATIONALISM AND TURKEY’S KURDISH QUESTION: ETHNICIZATION OF THE CIVIC IDENTITY

KEMALIST NATIONALISM AND TURKEY’S KURDISH QUESTION: ETHNICIZATION OF THE CIVIC IDENTITY

upa-admin Nisan 28, 2014 1

Introduction Kurdish question, Kurdish problem or the Kurdish opposition has always been a controversial issue in Turkey since the foundation of the Turkish Republic in 1923 both on national and international levels. The problem

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THE BIRTH OF PAN-TURKISM

THE BIRTH OF PAN-TURKISM

upa-admin Nisan 15, 2014 0

Pan-Turkism can be defined as a movement that emerged in 1880s among the Turkic intellectuals of the Russian Empire and Ottoman Empire, with the aim of cultural and political unification of all Turkic peoples.[1]

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WAR CRIMES

WAR CRIMES

upa-admin Eylül 28, 2013 0

Like famous English writer George Orwell once said, “War is a way of shattering to pieces… materials which might otherwise be used to make the masses too comfortable and… too intelligent”.[1] Although war is

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THE ARAB WORLD AND DEMOCRACY

THE ARAB WORLD AND DEMOCRACY

upa-admin Haziran 11, 2013 0

The Arab Spring struck the Middle East to the core as popular uprisings landed in Tunisia then Egypt, Libya followed suit after Yemen, yet the course of events was doomed when the process was

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