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Can Kyrgyzstan Be Turkey’s Backdoor to the EEU?
January 26, 2016
Can Kyrgyzstan Be Turkey’s Backdoor to the EEU?
Russian-Turkish relations remain strained, but Kyrgyzstan sees opportunity.
Can Kyrgyzstan Be Turkey’s Backdoor to the EEU?
Kazakhstan Wants in on TAPI
November 27, 2015
Kazakhstan Wants in on TAPI
Weekend reading: Turkmen, Turks and other Turkmen, and the Tajikistan internet.
Kazakhstan Wants in on TAPI
Myanmar’s Ethnic Parliamentarians May Be 2016’s 'Kingmakers'
November 07, 2015
Myanmar’s Ethnic Parliamentarians May Be 2016’s 'Kingmakers'
Turkey’s experience offers lessons that could guide Myanmar to a more pluralistic future.
Myanmar’s Ethnic Parliamentarians May Be 2016’s 'Kingmakers'
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
August 31, 2015
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
Two of the suspects are foreigners, believed to be Turkish.
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
Tajikistan, Turkey and the Gülen Movement
August 21, 2015
Tajikistan, Turkey and the Gülen Movement
Why the closure of seven charter schools in Tajikistan has regional implications.
Tajikistan, Turkey and the Gülen Movement
Coming to a TV Near You: International Turkic News
August 18, 2015
Coming to a TV Near You: International Turkic News
Tired of misrepresentation in global media, the Turkic speaking world wants to set up its own international news channel
Coming to a TV Near You: International Turkic News
How Many Tajik ISIS Recruits Were Arrested in Turkey?
July 15, 2015
How Many Tajik ISIS Recruits Were Arrested in Turkey?
A story about 25 Tajik ISIS recruits seems to have became a story about one Tajik ISIS recruit.
How Many Tajik ISIS Recruits Were Arrested in Turkey?
Thailand Deports 100 Uyghurs to China
July 11, 2015
Thailand Deports 100 Uyghurs to China
Meanwhile, Thailand buys three Chinese submarines and protesters gather outside the Thai embassy in Turkey.
Thailand Deports 100 Uyghurs to China
Europe Could Be Getting Turkmen Gas By 2020
May 05, 2015
Europe Could Be Getting Turkmen Gas By 2020
Turkmenistan and Europe are keen to get the gas flowing, but it could just be a pipe dream.
Europe Could Be Getting Turkmen Gas By 2020
A Kyrgyz Family in the Islamic State
April 21, 2015
A Kyrgyz Family in the Islamic State
A family leaves home in Kyrgyzstan to join the Islamic State. Tragedy ensues.
A Kyrgyz Family in the Islamic State
Turkey in Central Asia: Turkic Togetherness?
November 28, 2014
Turkey in Central Asia: Turkic Togetherness?
Ankara has been noticeably reticent developing ties in the former Soviet sphere.
Turkey in Central Asia: Turkic Togetherness?
Why Turkey May Not Buy Chinese Missile Systems After All
May 07, 2014
Why Turkey May Not Buy Chinese Missile Systems After All
The Chinese bid highlights its emerging capabilities, but may stumble on Western pressure.
Why Turkey May Not Buy Chinese Missile Systems After All
Turkey Renews Plea to Join Shanghai Cooperation Organization
December 01, 2013
Turkey Renews Plea to Join Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Turkish PM Erdogan has once again said that Turkey wants to join the SCO. This is just part of Turkey’s larger pivot to Asia.
Turkey Renews Plea to Join Shanghai Cooperation Organization
NATO's Mounting Opposition to Turkey’s Chinese Missile System
October 16, 2013
NATO's Mounting Opposition to Turkey’s Chinese Missile System
NATO officials are calling the Chinese system a “virus” and Turkey’s decision a “crazy idea.”
NATO's Mounting Opposition to Turkey’s Chinese Missile System
A Grand Coalition Against Iran
May 07, 2013
A Grand Coalition Against Iran
Israel, Turkey, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates: Allies against Iran?
A Grand Coalition Against Iran
Turkey's SCO Play: Does it Matter?
May 07, 2013
Turkey's SCO Play: Does it Matter?
“New members could further weaken the organization’s potential to work constructively.”
Turkey's SCO Play: Does it Matter?
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