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NATO’s New Strategic Concept Conference June 2010, Ankara

Keynote Speech H.E. Tacan İldem, Director General of International Security, Ministry of Foreign Affairs E. Tacan Ildem: Thank you Mr. President, Excellencies distinguished guests to very important event and I would like to express my thanks and appreciations to President Seyfi Tashan of the Foreign Policy Institute in bringing about this meeting today. It is

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Turkey and European Army Yüksel Söylemez – 20 March 2001

Turkey and European Army Yüksel Söylemez – 20 March 2001 Will there be an European Army tomorrow or the day after? Can it be functional without Turkish involvement? Can Turkey be left out of the process? And the question of what may the consequences be must be asked for a careful assessment. European Security and

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A second ‘non-dialogue policy with the EU?’ Prof. Dr. Hüseyin BAĞCI – 20 November 2000, Turkish Daily News

A second ‘non-dialogue policy with the EU?’ Prof. Dr. Hüseyin BAĞCI – 20 November 2000, Turkish Daily News Turkey is heading with great political speed for another “non-dialogue” with the European Union. In particular, Turkish public opinion is very angry about the decision of the European Parliament to accept the decision that Turkey should recognize

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Dealing with refugee flows in Austrıa – a crisis of policy?

Dealing with refugee flows in Austria – a crisis of policy?  Sherin Gharib Introduction: The last months were characterized by a large influx of refugees from the Middle East to Europe. Most of the refugees arriving in European countries stem from Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq. The number of first time asylum seekers in the second

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The 2015 Review of the European Neighbourhood Policy and the Future of Euro-Mediterranean Relationships

The 2015 Review of the European Neighbourhood Policy and the Future of Euro-Mediterranean Relationships   Prof. Dr. Erwan Lannon, Ghent University   2015 has put once again the Mediterranean on the top of the international agenda. The deepening of the migratory crisis, the direct military intervention of the Russian Federation in Syria, the consolidation of

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TURKEY’S RELATIONS WITH EU (INTERVIEW WITH ALI TEKIN,ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR),(MAY, 2007)

Turkey’s Relations with EU Interview with Ali Tekin, Associate Professor Department of International Relations, Bilkent University Introduction and Question: I will ask questions on this subject to Asso. Professor Ali Tekin of Bilkent University International Relations: There are a number of negative signals from the European Union: First is the suspension of eight chapters in

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EMERGENCE OF TWO POLITICO-JUDICIAL SYSTEMS IN WORLD AFFAIRS IS POSSIBLE, BELIEVES A YALE UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR (KAYHAN KARACA, 28 MAY 2003)

Emergence of two politico-judicial systems in world affairs is possible, believes a Yale University Professor Interview by Kayhan KARACA In an interview to the Council of Europe on the occasion of a conference on European and American constitutionalism, organised in Göttingen, Yale University Professor Jed Rubenfeld stresses that “the European states are more committed to