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 I write and speak frequently on Turkish politics and foreign policy.

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APRIL 2017: TURKISH PRESIDENTIAL REFERENDUM

I spoke to Correio Braziliense on the 2017 presidential referendum and what it means for Turkish politics. 

 
 Maxim Shemetov/Pool photo via AP

Maxim Shemetov/Pool photo via AP

DECEMBER 2016: ASSASSINATION OF THE RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR IN TURKEY

I explain why the assassination of Ambassador Karlov is a big loss for Turkish foreign policy in the region. 

 
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SEPTEMBER 2016: TURKISH FOREIGN POLICY IN SYRIA

I spoke to the Dutch news magazine, De Groene Amsterdammer, about Turkish foreign policy in Syria. 

 
 Business Insider

Business Insider

JUNE 2016: TURKEY'S SIX FOREIGN POLICY SINS

I explain in my The Conversation piece why we should discuss the June 2016 Istanbul Ataturk Airport bombing in the context of Turkey's recent foreign policy mistakes. This piece was featured in numerous websites, including The Huffington Post, The New Republic, and Informed Comment (Juan Cole).  

 

AUGUST 2014: TURKISH PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS & THE KURDISH PEACE PROCESS

I discuss the prospects of the Kurdish peace process in the context of the 2014 presidential elections in this E-International Relations article.