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FPI ZOOM MEETING ON GERMAN FOREIGN POLICY: CHALLENGES, EXPECTATIONS AND SOLUTIONS

President of Foreign Policy Institute Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Bağcı and Prof. Dr. Stefan Fröhlich met on 19.12.2020 at the zoom meeting titled ‘German Foreign Policy: Challenges, Expectations and Solutions’. Find the video link of the whole webinar below; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FiKfHWKqMpI

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Peeling Turkey Away from Russia’s Embrace: A Transatlantic Interest

From a European and transatlantic standpoint, it is as troubling as it is counter-intuitive: a de facto partnership has developed between Russia and Turkey, surrounding Europe. Paradoxical as it may be, the trend is now clear and represents a thorn in the side of European and transatlantic interests. The paradox lies in the fact that

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Another Turning Point in the EU and Turkey Relations?

On 10-11 December, the leaders of the EU countries come together in Brussels last time in this chaotical year. In addition to the fight against COVID 19 pandemic and EU-UK relations, the tension between Turkey and two EU member states, Greece and Cyprus, in the Eastern The Mediterranean will be one of the main discussion

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The EU’s “New Pact on Migration and Asylum” is missing a true foundation

On September 23, the European Commission launched the “New Pact on Migration and Asylum,” proposing to overhaul the European Union’s long ailing policies in this area. European Union Vice President Margaritis Schinas likened the pact to a building with three floors, comprised of: an external dimension (“centered around strengthened partnerships with countries of origin and

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Nagorno Karabakh conflict and EU-Turkey relations: Options ahead

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev’s demands to include Turkey in the Nagorno-Karabakh solution process should be taken seriously by the EU, so as to provide a fresh start to cooperation with Turkey. The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, which was ignited by Armenia’s adventurist territorial claims against the sovereignty of Azerbaijan, began in the late-1980s. It comes as no

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Statement of European Union Foreign Policy Chief, Josep Borrell: The Old Empires Are Coming Back

High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell Frontelles made a speech at the European Parliament on 15 September. The EU’s Foreign affairs chief, Mr.Borrell made a statement concerning the Eastern Mediterranean and Turkey’s foreign relations at the meeting of the European Parliament. In his speech, he said, “The

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21st September EU Council

On September 21st 2020, the day has been addressed many issues in the actual European Commission in Brussels: Belarusian crisis, Turkey Eastern Mediterranean issue, Venezuela, Libya civil war, the European Union-China relations, the Russian issue, Lebanon, the European Union, and African Relations. The election was lived on 9th August 2020 in Belarus, and it has

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LIFTING EMBARGO ON THE SOUTHERN CYPRUS BY THE USA

Cyprus has a significant part in history at any time for many countries, such as Greece, Ottoman, England. When we look at the beginning of the 1900s, we see the increase of the England effect in there after the Ottoman’s power decrease. Also, in the 1930s, Enosis came to the fore and it was used