By Semra Sevi
TweetPDF version available here Since 2008, Turkey has gone from supporting the Bashar al-Asad regime, to encouraging Asad to undertake democratic reforms, to shifting to a policy of regime change (RC)–a full 180-degree turn in less than three years. Given Turkeyâ€™s twists and turns, is it possible for Turkey to reverse course again, as Asad […]
By Arno Tausch
Tweet PDF version available here This article reevaluates the April 2013 PEW data on â€śThe Worldâ€™s Muslimsâ€ť covering 23 countries and comprising at least 56.6 percent of the total global Muslim population. It presents population-weighted estimates of the 18 PEW indicators for the entire adult Muslim population in these 23 countries. The article also presents […]
TweetPDF version available here This article focuses on the current perceptions of the Armenian genocide in the various countries involved, specifically within the EU, Armenia, and Turkey, in order to explore the political rationale behind the commitment of some states to recognize the historical events of 1915 as an act of genocide or the commitment […]
By Elie Elhadj
TweetPDF version available here In response to the September 11 attacks, the United States occupied Iraq. Baghdad effectively ended up in the hands of Iran, thus leading to the formation of the Shiâ€™i Crescent. Riyadh has been leading the Sunni crusade to derail the march of Shiâ€™ism. At the same time, to protect its nuclear […]
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