23 July 2021

Turkey is straddling a fine line between being friend or foe to the US, EU, and NATO


Turkey has violated UN Resolutions by opening portions of occupied Cyprus to development, while providing security for the US withdrawal in Afghanistan and NATO’s eastern flank. How long can it sustain this Jekyll and Hyde act?Turkey seems conflicted over which role it wants to play when it comes to its US, EU, and NATO allies. In June, Turkey  offered to maintain its military presence in Afghanistan , currently consisting of a battalion of about 500 soldiers who secure and operate the military [...]