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Visit to New York: The future of Ankara-Washington relations

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2021-09-24 21:56

Visit to New York: The future of Ankara-Washington relations

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Turkey’s military presence in post-American Afghanistan: Challenges and Opportunities

2021-08-10 12:06

Turkey’s military presence in post-American Afghanistan: Challenges and Opportunities

The United States’ rapid withdrawal from Afghanistan against the background of the Taliban taking control of major provincial capitals...

Mission impossible? Turkey`s Afghanistan move: Risks, expectations, advantages and obstacles

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2021-07-21 18:30

Mission impossible? Turkey`s Afghanistan move: Risks, expectations, advantages and obstacles

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Erdoğan’s ambitious project: Kanal Istanbul and the dream of a new Bosphorus

Simona Scotti

2021-07-12 10:35

Erdoğan’s ambitious project: Kanal Istanbul and the dream of a new Bosphorus

'Today we have opened a new page in Turkey’s "development". With these words, on June 26, Turkish President Recep...

GUAM 2.0: New Breath for Eastern Partnership

Ayaz Rzayev

2021-07-14 08:30

GUAM 2.0: New Breath for Eastern Partnership

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NATO umbrella for Azerbaijan?

Rusif Huseynov

2021-06-15 21:41

NATO umbrella for Azerbaijan?

It should be no surprise that Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdoğan became the first foreign leader to have visited...

15 June Shusha declaration

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2021-06-15 20:44

15 June Shusha declaration

On June 15, 2021, the Shusha Declaration, signed by the presidents of Azerbaijan and Turkey in Shusha, officially marked...

The future of Karabakh after the 2020 war: The Russia - Turkey relations and Karabakh

2021-06-03 14:46

The future of Karabakh after the 2020 war: The Russia - Turkey relations and Karabakh

The second edition of the "Future of Karabakh" discussions was organized by Topchubashov Center (Azerbaijan), Center for Political and Economic Strategic Studies (Armenia)...

11-day war: winners and losers

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2021-05-21 23:02

11-day war: winners and losers

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Turkey’s exclusion from the F-35 Project

Arda Mevlutoğlu

2021-04-28 15:19

Turkey’s exclusion from the F-35 Project

The F-35 is one of the most expensive and complex defense projects ever carried out. With the project, more...

Prejudicial statement and the direction of U.S. - Turkey relations

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2021-04-25 23:18

Prejudicial statement and the direction of U.S. - Turkey relations

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Illusion of the OSCE or the South Caucasus in a new geopolitical matrix

Volodymyr Kopchak

2021-04-14 10:18

Illusion of the OSCE or the South Caucasus in a new geopolitical matrix

I am not inclined to discuss the context of regional security in the dichotomy of the “OSCE versus 3...

Azerbaijan's strategy of trilateral alliances

Rusif Huseynov

2021-03-18 21:52

Azerbaijan's strategy of trilateral alliances

The Karabakh war of 2020 not only signified Azerbaijan's successful military operations on the ground, but also some diplomatic...

Bug in the System: Kastellorizo and Inadequacy of the Law of the Sea

Simona Scotti

2021-03-05 11:23

Bug in the System: Kastellorizo and Inadequacy of the Law of the Sea

Recent gas discoveries in the waters of the Mediterranean have revived ancient rivalries, putting the spotlight on unsolved disputes...

The abyss of confrontation between Armenia and Turkey: Is there a way out of deadlock?

Volodymyr Kopchak

2021-02-18 16:44

The abyss of confrontation between Armenia and Turkey: Is there a way out of deadlock?

It is difficult to get away from platitudes and not repeat once again that the normalization of relations with...

Libya`s transitional government and geopolitics

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2021-02-08 23:43

Libya`s transitional government and geopolitics

Last Friday, Libyan political elite and tribal leaders elected a new transitional government through the UN mediation. The results...

Geopolitical dimensions of U.S. sanctions on Turkey

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2020-12-15 12:29

Geopolitical dimensions of U.S. sanctions on Turkey

On December 14, the United States issued a series of sanctions on a Turkey's defense industry. The package of...

The Caucasian front of French-Turkish rivalry

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2020-11-26 22:24

The Caucasian front of French-Turkish rivalry

On November 25, the French Senate adopted a non-binding resolution on the recognition of the so-called Nagorno-Karabakh Republic. Geopolitical...

Britain in search of a new identity and alliances: a rising leader in NATO?

Ayaz Rzayev

2020-11-26 16:07

Britain in search of a new identity and alliances: a rising leader in NATO?

On November 21, 2020 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson declared that he would increase the military budget by an...

The United States and the Aegean dispute: what will change following Biden’s election?

Simona Scotti

2020-11-24 21:34

The United States and the Aegean dispute: what will change following Biden’s election?

The United States has decided: with 306 electoral votes, Joe Biden is officially the 46th U.S. president. Biden's victory...

Northern Cyprus: A state of protracted political deadlock or a new era?

Arzu Bunyad

2020-11-18 16:18

Northern Cyprus: A state of protracted political deadlock or a new era?

Introduction The Eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus has been divided and hosts de-facto two states for about last four...

Second Karabakh War ends: Enter Turkey as a new reality

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2020-11-12 20:40

Second Karabakh War ends: Enter Turkey as a new reality

The South Caucasus was among the priorities for the Ottoman foreign policy; therefore, Turkey's recent activities regarding the Nagorno-Karabakh...

Russian peacekeepers in Azerbaijan

Murad Muradov

2020-11-12 12:43

Russian peacekeepers in Azerbaijan

So, the Second Karabakh war has ended with the 10 November agreement between the leaders of Azerbaijan, Russia and...

Nagorno Karabakh: what is the British view?

Murad Muradov

2020-10-21 23:16

Nagorno Karabakh: what is the British view?

Since the beginning of the military escalation in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan, Great Britain has been conspicuously silent...

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict reflects the Russian power demise

Murad Muradov

2020-10-13 13:17

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict reflects the Russian power demise

The reaction of Russian experts and decision makers to the escalation of the Karabakh conflict attests to the fact...

Nakhchivan model for Nagorno-Karabakh? No process possible without Turkey!

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2020-10-06 12:49

Nakhchivan model for Nagorno-Karabakh? No process possible without Turkey!

Justice is being restored nowadays regarding the protracted Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as Azerbaijan advances to de-occupy its occupied territories.  One...

Karabakh Conflict: France’s Ambitions and Realities

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2020-10-02 15:20

Karabakh Conflict: France’s Ambitions and Realities

France's unfair stance on the ongoing military operations in Azerbaijani territories sparked serious concern among the Azerbaijani public. Despite...

Karabakh after Syria and Libya: Is Russia avoiding the next round of military-industrial competition with Turkey?

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2020-10-01 17:55

Karabakh after Syria and Libya: Is Russia avoiding the next round of military-industrial competition with Turkey?

At a time when Azerbaijan wanted to buy the Bayraktar TB-2 medium altitude long endurance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)...

French military actions in Libya

2020-09-18 23:59

French military actions in Libya

The operation launched by the International coalition in 2011 in Libya triggered the degradation of Libyan security and the...

Lebanon: a new proxy battlefield?

Javidan Ahmadkhanli

2020-08-09 20:20

Lebanon: a new proxy battlefield?

A powerful explosion in the port of Beirut on August 4 dealt a final blow to Lebanon, which is...