The PKK, listed as a terrorist organization by the US and by the European Union, resumed its armed campaign in July 2015 regardless of government efforts to sit around a table and negotiate solutions.
Military Interventions and New Cooperation Russia has defined NATO and the EU’s expansionist strategy towards Caucasian/Eastern European countries as a national security threat.
Donald Trump's administration and several European Union countries prefer to enhance al-Abadi’s position in Baghdad in order to enable him to curtail the drastic Iranian influence over his country.
Border Security Architecture Turkish borders are far longer than many European borders, and have a complicated terrain.
It will require China to closely cooperate with some economic and security blocks in which Beijing is not a member, such as the ASEAN, the Eurasian Economic Union, the African Union, the Arab League and the European Union.
Increasing military expenditures to favor US-based weapon companies Still shocked by Trump's election victory, European leaders were concerned about the possibility of the U.
One of the candidates is a deputy of the European Parliament, a parliament of the very EU she is against; while the other served as the former minister of finance and economy under François Hollande and is competing for the first time in the elections.
he discourses of Islamophobic parties and politicians whose influence has been increased throughout Europe are effecting all European institutions, including judiciary bodies.
Destabilization of Europe Incompetent tinkering on how to approach Syria by European elites has resulted in a zone of chaos and disorder in Europe.
The Trump administration is expected to exert effort on transmitting natural gas in the Eastern Mediterranean region to Turkey, and then to the European Union via the Southern Gas Corridor.
” There are also some other socio-political indicators that highlight the probable end of the myth of the global village: the rise of the far right in European Union countries, the Scottish independence referendum in 2014, the Catalan independence movement in Spain, the Flemish movement in Belgium, the unofficial referendum of Venetian independence in Italy, Brexit, neo-Nazi tendencies in Germany, the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories, anti-Islamic attacks, ethnic and denominational divisions in the Middle East, etc.
In this past three months, I had the opportunity to directly witness the freedom PKK members and their supporters enjoy here in Belgium, especially at the European institutions in Brussels.
Islam, the crisis within the European Union, the refugee challenge, and the rediscovering of nationalism are the main contentious points of liberal and (neo) conservative voices in Germany.
In the early 1990s, Turkey’s role in the South Caucasus was seen as part of a greater scheme of liberalization, westernization, and Europeanization.
The European subconscious, which has been shaped by a common history and by the civilization this implies, on the other hand, never desired Turkey to be a part of its union or have a say in its matters.