As the United States stands back, the Saudis and even the U.N. special envoy are now open to a greater Russian diplomatic role in shaping the future of Syria.
Reza Zarrab may reveal a sprawling bribery scheme touching the highest levels of the Turkish government.
The United States needs to put a stop to this flashpoint before it’s too late.
Coffee as the conduit for memories of a military career
Turkey wants to play “hostage diplomacy” with the United States. But the risks of transactional politics have far-reaching consequences.
It's time to realize that Washington and Ankara share neither values nor interests, and that their partnership cannot return to its Cold War heyday.
Both sides have their diplomatic daggers drawn.
A brief cross-cultural exchange shows why political philosophy matters and why our strategic alliances require a nuanced approach.
Erbil has plenty of backers in Washington. Just not for independence.
Only a fraction of promised international aid has reached Syrian refugees in Turkey, Jordan, and Lebanon, a rights group says.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu redoubles Israeli support for Iraqi Kurds’ upcoming independence referendum.
This month’s vote could double as a referendum on German Turkish relations.
One of the more curious and troubling developments in the course of the Syrian civil war has been Turkey's rapprochement with Russia and cooperation with Iran.