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JTW - the Journal of Turkish Weekly - is a respected Turkish news source in English language on international politics. Established in 2004, JTW is published by Ankara-based Turkish think tank International Strategic Research Organization (USAK).

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Locations of Israel and Turkey. Source: Wikipedia Commons.

‘Ankara–Tel Aviv’ Orient Express: Course Set For Rapprochement? – Analysis

12 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Kerim Has* Turkey’s foreign policy has been on the rise this past month. Riding the wave of de-escalation in the Russia–Turkey dialogue, relations between Ankara and Tel Aviv are also being resumed after an…

Location of Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant in Armenia. Source: Wikipedia Commons.

Nuclear Time-Bomb At The Heart Of Eurasia – Analysis

09 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Javid Alisgandarli* What would happen if radical and extremist terrorist organizations such as ISIS, Al-Qaeda or the PKK were to gain access to the nuclear and radioactive materials required to create nuclear bombs and…

Location of Namibia. Source: CIA World Factbook.

China’s Strategic Military Goal In Namibia – Analysis

07 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Fouad Farhaoui* Since January 2015, there has been much talk in the media about China’s efforts to establish a military base in Namibia. It is reported that the Namibian ambassador to China held talks…


NATO Warsaw Summit: Symbolic And Critical – Analysis

04 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Hasan Selim Özertem * From the establishment of NATO in 1949 to the Wales Summit in 2014, 26 summits have been taken place. The Warsaw summit, which will take place on 8-9 July 2016,…

Location of Russia and Turkey. Source: Wikipedia Commons.

Turkey-Russia Relations: Towards Normalization? – Analysis

01 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Habibe Özdal Extremely rapid developments have taken place in the last couple of days regarding Turkish-Russian relations. Letter diplomacy, which commenced on the 12th of June with the letters send by the Turkish President…