Turkey’s African Opening: Limits and Potential 1

Turkey scrambled for Africa, but will have to rethink its priorities after the Arab Spring.

The new scramble for Africa is a growing arena of competition among the great and rising powers in the emerging new world order. Nearly each and every regional actor strives to diversify its policies in order to reap political gains, both domestically and internationally. Turkey stands out in this regard. More…


Crowded Theater 2

Middle East policy in an age of unforeseen consequences.

September 11th nearly passed by without incident last week – after more than a decade, the date can finally be commemorated with quiet, personal remembrances rather than sensationalist productions. More…