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If Iraq is being pulled in …

While the US and the rest of the West remain in a frustrated search mode for a solution on how to deal with the Syrian nightmare, the conflict has now revealed one of its more worrisome aspects. In a well-coordinated … Continue reading

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Samaras stuns Erdoğan

  Imagine the following scene when Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras meets today with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, at his Dolmabahçe office in İstanbul. While 90 Greek businessmen and 10 ministers from Samaras’ cabinet are busy elsewhere in … Continue reading

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Merkel’s visit marks a turn in Turkish-German frost

As the crisis shows signs of further deepening with the new uncertainties in the wake of Italian ‘non-elections’, Germany is more under strain to keep the EU intact. Berlin has to deal not only with the growing anti-unionism in the … Continue reading

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