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TURKEY’S FOREIGN POLICY NEEDS A RESET

TURKEY’S FOREIGN POLICY NEEDS A RESET

upa-admin Ağustos 16, 2013 0

Turkey’s current situation proves that the AKP’s foreign policy approach has roundly failed. When they rose to power in 2002, Turkey’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) and its leader, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, made a

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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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A PLEA FOR TRANSITIONAL AL-ASSAD RULE

A PLEA FOR TRANSITIONAL AL-ASSAD RULE

upa-admin Mayıs 28, 2013 0

The term “Arab Spring” refers to the revolutionary wave of demonstrations and protests that took place in Arab region during 2011 and 2012. After peaceful transitions in Tunisia and Egypt, Arab Spring’s third station

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THE ARAB SPRING: A CONSPIRACY THEORY OR NATION’S WILL?

THE ARAB SPRING: A CONSPIRACY THEORY OR NATION’S WILL?

upa-admin Mayıs 13, 2013 0

Revolts did not knock on the door, they just sneaked in the Arab region, toppling some regimes while shaking the thrones of others. Analyses began to heap in an attempt to examine this state

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ANOTHER SPRING: THE MIDDLE EAST BETWEEN HISTORY OF REVOLTS AND FUTURE GEOPOLITICS

ANOTHER SPRING: THE MIDDLE EAST BETWEEN HISTORY OF REVOLTS AND FUTURE GEOPOLITICS

upa-admin Nisan 12, 2013 0

Regularly, when spring comes, people expect flowers and green shoots and optimism prevails. Alas, things in the Middle East are quite different. With every spring that comes, people recall the outbreak of the first

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IS ISRAEL GOING REALLY TO ATTACK IRAN?

IS ISRAEL GOING REALLY TO ATTACK IRAN?

upa-admin Mart 21, 2013 1

As we are approaching spring, it reminds us of Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu theatrical gesture at the United Nations General Assembly last September, while holding up a cartoon-like drawing of a bomb with a fuse

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