Monthly Archive: October 2019

U.S. Sanctions on Turkey: five possible outcomes

The sanctions signed by U.S. President Donald Trump on October 14 concerns Turkish Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, Minister of Interior Süleyman Soylu, Minister of Energy Fatih Dönmez, as well as the ministries...

Reactions to Turkey’s Syria campaign: the U.S., Russia, the E.U. and the Muslim states

The United Nations Security Council had an emergency meeting on October 10 to take a stance against Turkey’s military campaign into Syria, launched on October 9. There were expectations of harsh reprimand and even...