DEVELOPMENTS WITHIN THE ATLANTIC COMMUNITY AND TURKEY – Muharrem Nuri Birgi

Security   DEVELOPMENTS WITHIN THE ATLANTIC COMMUNITY AND TURKEY (*) The “Atlantic Community” is an expression of  the unity of destiny and the identity of interest between the United States, Canada and Europe brought forth by the Second World War. The frictions, which have been intensified from time to time, […]

35. Anniversary Issue – Cold War Years -Seyfi Taşhan

Cold War Years TURKEY’S RELATIONS WITH THE U.S.A. AND POSSIBLE FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS (*) Seyfi Taşhan Foreign policy formation in the United States is not always determined solely by military exigencies and Turkish-U.S. relations are affected generally from other overriding variable factors. There are four dates which signify turning points in […]

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 […]

Dış Politika – Foreign Policy (Vol. XXXXIII- No.1, 2016) FROM CLASH OF CIVILIZATIONS TO DIALOGUE AMONG NATIONS AND CULTURES – Numan Hazar

FROM CLASH OF CIVILIZATIONS TO DIALOGUE AMONG NATIONS AND CULTURES   Numan HAZAR Ambassador ( R ) [1]   In the recent times, the idea of civilizations was suggested by American social scientist Samuel P.Huntington in 1990’s as a factor having a particular role in international relations. As a matter […]

Dış Politika – Foreıgn Polıcy (Vol. XXXXIII- No.1, 2016) Notes on Recent Events and Thıs Issue – Oktay Aksoy

This issue of the Turkish Foreign Policy Institute journal was in the process of preparation when many challenges in the international scene and more so in the region increased as well as ambiguities remained. Furthermore, forthcoming Presidential elections in the US keep on hold many important decisions needed for an […]

Dış Politika-Foreign Polıcy (Vol. XXXXIII – No.1, 2016) An Essay on the Factors Impacting Turkish Foreign Policy-Seyfi Taşhan

An Essay on the Factors Impacting Turkish Foreign Policy                                                                                   Seyfi Taşhan There are a number of factors that impact the foreign policies of a country including that of Turkey. These factors may be summarized as history, geography, security, economy, culture, including religion, tradition, and ideologies. One should not say […]

Dış Politika-Foreign Policy (Vol. XXXXIII – No.1, 2016) Turkey’s Emergence as a Global Actor in Africa: A Special Focus on Mozambique

*The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey.     Turkey’s Emergence as a Global Actor in Africa: A Special Focus on Mozambique Aylin Taşhan   Turkey’s relations with […]

Dış Politika-Foreign Policy (Vol. XXXXIII – No.1, 2016) THE FIRST-EVER WORLD HUMANITARIAN SUMMIT : EMBARKING ON A HISTORIC JOURNEY FOR THE FUTURE OF HUMANITY

THE FIRST-EVER WORLD HUMANITARIAN SUMMIT : EMBARKING  ON   A  HISTORIC JOURNEY FOR   THE FUTURE OF HUMANITY BY DR.HASAN ULUSOY [*]   The first-ever World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) was hosted by Turkey, on 23-24 May 2016 in Istanbul, upon the  initiative of Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) Ban Ki-moon, […]

US Policy and the Iraq Time Bomb Prof. Dr. Hüseyin BAĞCI – 25 March 2002, Turkish News

US Policy and the Iraq Time Bomb Prof. Dr. Hüseyin BAĞCI – 25 March 2002, Turkish News When Zbigniew Brzezinski wrote his three consecutive articles in the National Interest in 2000 under the titles ‘Living with a New Russia,’ ‘Living with a New China,’ and ‘Living with a New Europa’ […]