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Turkey and the U.S.: The Longest Two Years of the Relations
This paper explores the ups and downs of Turkish-American relations since 2003 and seeks to explain why these last two years have brought serious strain on the Ankara- Washington relationship.
Current State of Syrian Refugees in Turkey
The civil war has driven 6.5 million Syrians from their country; nearly 2 million now reside in Turkey.
Politics and Foreign Policy in Turkey: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
This edited volume is the product of the Young Scholars on Turkey (YSOT) Conference held in Washington, D.C. on February 12, 2014.
Turkey's Syrian Refugees: Toward Integration
The Syrian conflict has produced the most compelling humanitarian challenge of the 21st century.
Srebrenica and the International System
A massacre took place 20 years ago in and around Srebrenica in front of the whole world’s eyes with the Serbian military forces killing 8,000 Bosnian men and raping, torturing thousands of women and children after the U.N. declared the area a ‘safe zone’.
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