Search: Turkey,USA,Israel,Russia (7 materials)

Talking Turkey With Greece: Turkey and Israel’s Marriage of Convenience

... treatment of innocent and unarmed Kurdish villagers, no mention of Israel’s nuclear arsenal and chemical and biological weapons programmes, nor of its disregard for international law. Above all, the core values and common objectives shared by the USA, Turkey and Israel are difficult to locate, unless it is to help the U.S. contain Russia. A few years ago the essentially pro-American Economist wrote that Syria’s concerns about Turkish-Israeli military co-operation were ‘fairly well grounded.’ The article undoubtedly embarrassed the Pentagon and angered the Turkish and Israeli ...

21.01.2021

The Energy Sector, Competition and Security in the Eastern Mediterranean

... The key fields are Zohr off the coast of Egypt, Tamar and Leviathan off the coast of Israel, and Aphrodite off the coast of Cyprus, etc. Additionally, the so- called Block... ... Lebanese economy. Anna Manafova: Is the Eastern Mediterranean a New Competitor for Russia on the European Gas Markets? Transporting the gas to Europe demanded that Cyprus... ... This once again raised the predictable issue of Cyprus and prompted a response from Turkey (which we believe to be somewhat belated). In the course of time, Israel succeeded...

15.12.2020

2020 Forecast: Revealing the Future of the Middle East

... Western actions in the region and the profound absence of a coherent policy will affect regional actors such as Turkey, Iran and Israel. Thus, the Gulf is slated to explode even without war on Iran because the whole region is divided based on each country’s ... ... security will aggravate in the country, mainly in Tripoli, unless an agreement is reached among militant groups in addition to Turkey, the UAE, Qatar, Egypt, the USA and Russia. The impeachment process of US President Donald Trump and the US role in the MENA region would determine the future of ...

13.01.2020

The American Withdrawal: Winners & Losers

... Larson. Holds an MPP degree from the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy. Meeting Russia 2018 Alumnus.Photo: Flickr.com (DVIDSHUB)The Winners: ISIS*First and foremost... ... from Syria, could result in a significant rebound in their numbers and capabilities. Turkey Although both the United States and Turkey are NATO allies, relations between... ... certainly removes the Assad regime's strongest opponent. Iran Both the United States and Israel have explicitly stated their desire to counter Iran and have done so via airstrikes...

05.03.2019

Syrian Surprises

... makes sense to the radical Islamists and jihadists, which number in the tens of thousands in Idlib (Gen. [retired] Amos Yadlin, Director of Israel’s Institute of National Security Studies and former Head of the country's Military... ... describes the fact that the United States, United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Turkey financed, armed and trained the militants, including the Islamist radicals associated... ... Al-Qaeda, as a “dirty secret” (although it is no secret really). Andrey Kortunov: RussiaTurkey Relations Need a Stronger Foundation Israel also bankrolls the armed...

04.10.2018

Western Democracy Is on Trial, More than Any Time Since WWII

... of History,” the end of the Cold War marked the end of thousands of years of ideological struggle, and the spread of Western ... ... economic policies. In France, a rising far-right party funded by Russian President Vladimir Putin’s government may possibly ... ... which, it was just announced, will be pursued again. AP Even in Israel, considered a bastion of Western democracy in the Middle ... ... people further to the right. The assault on democratic norms in Turkey by its government is far worse. Still worse in that region,...

17.04.2016

Predicting critical events, an institutional challenge.

“Close your eyes and you’re not sure if it’s an Israeli or a Saudi speaking.” That’s what Daniel Levy, Middle East director ... ... Bandar had sealed his fate last year during his secret visit outside Moscow with Russian president Vladimir Putin. He bragged that Riyadh controlled Chechen extremists... ... entire process back to square one. Billions of dollars are spent annually, and thousands of jobs are created in government and the private sector by all major actors...

22.05.2014

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