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Turkey's Military Victory over the PKK and Its Failure to End the PKK Insurgency
(Routledge journals, Taylor & Francis LTD., 2015-09-03)
This article explores the major reasons why Turkey could not end the PKK insurgency despite its military defeat in the late 1990s. It argues that Turkish governments have failed to sufficiently address two key aspects of ...
Turkey's rise in the Greater Middle East: peace-building in the periphery
(ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD, 2009)
EU enlargement conditions and minority protection: A reflection on Turkey's non-Muslim minorities
(East european quarterly, 2006-12)
The universal citizenship, dominance of the principle of equality in political culture, and limitation of official recognition only to non-Muslims as minority groups are key to Turkey's approach to the protection of ...
Dances with wolves: Russia, Iran and the nuclear issue
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2006-12)
The Iran-Iraq War, combined with escalating tension with the United States, paved the way in Iranian security circles to new ideas on obtaining nuclear weapons to defend Iran in a hostile regional and international ...
Afghanistan's security: Political process, state-building and narcotics
Establishing political authority and constructing a state instrument would increase trust, which would contribute to stability.1 The lack of political institutions necessary for stability encourages the interference of ...