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How predictable is Donald Trump in US-Russian relations?

... countries that make these statements. Syria is not Bahrain or Yemen. The war in Syria is fraught with direct confrontation with Iran and Russia. I think the Saudis are not ready for a large-scale ground operation - either politically or technically. As for Turkey, Erdogan is not crazy either. He does not want to get involved into the war in Syria. It appears that Turkey is not planning large-scale operations in the Syrian territory. Interviewed by Nina Leontieva Source: Pravda.com

16.03.2016

From Electorate to Caliphate

... parliament, winning a record 23 million votes (almost 50 per cent). The Bond of Fear The ruling party will continue to build its regime, aligning government agencies with the party structure and concentrating power in the hands of one person. The events in Turkey are somewhat reminiscent of the Young Turks’ campaign of 1912. Following elections that were held in an atmosphere of intimidation and terror, the Young Turks won 269 of the 275 seats and proceeded to eliminate the opposition. Within two years, they had dragged the Ottoman Empire into the First World War, bringing the ...

12.11.2015

Turkish Parliamentary Elections: The Fall of the “Electoral Caliphate”

The Party after Justice and Development The June 7 parliamentary elections in Turkey were a truly historic occasion, putting an end to speculation about whether President Recep Erdoğan would be able to gain absolute leadership over the country by amending the constitution. Alas, he could not and Turkey will remain a parliamentary ...

11.06.2015

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