September 2014

Turkey’s ISIS Crisis How the current government’s failed neighbourhood policies led to the current stalemate

When Obama on September 10 gave his speech  on the strategy outline of how to deal with the Islamic State (IS), this included the formation of a coalition in the Middle East as well as Europe. In the days after the speech US Secretary of State John Kerry travelled the respective regions to bring together all significant actors in a effort to defeat IS. Excluding Iran, with which due to still very restrained relations
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