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Briefing on a new Turkish operation in Syria

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28 September 2017 Turkey is set to make another significant military intervention in Syria Turkey is expected to take a lead role in the proposed de-escalation zone in Idlib Idlib is dominated by the al-Qaeda linked Tahrir al-Sham, who recently pushed Turkish-backed rebels out of the province Turkey sees Idlib as the first step towards tackling […]

Briefing on the politics of earthquakes in Turkey

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24th August 2017 The threat of earthquake hangs over Turkey, shaping the country’s political landscape Turkey is located in an area of significant seismic activity and experienced a devastating earthquake in August 1999 The government’s faltering response contributed to a growing crisis of public confidence in Turkey’s institutions and significant political fallout Another serious earthquake […]

Where next for Turkey’s Kurdish conflict?

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Turkey’s ongoing, domestic conflict with the PKK could change over the coming year, with a number of factors at play. The December bombing in Istanbul has further hardened the government’s attitude. Turkey’s increasingly hot proxy conflict with Iran means Iran may well, if it has not already begun, consider supporting the PKK In Syria and […]