Independent and cutting-edge analysis on Turkey and its neighborhood

This section comprises of the summary of the report published in 3 June 2010 by the Transatlantic Academy. The report explores issues such as economy, energy, democracy promotion and migration in Turkey’s neighborhood at “a new era of regional diplomacy” and evaluates the impact of Davutğlu’s “zero problems with neighbors” policy. Calling on Turkey’s foreign policy to be analyzed “on its own terms,” the report incorporates the effect of Turkey’s changing domestic dynamics and complex neighborhood and tackles the following question: “Are Turkish foreign policy problems ‘getting to zero’?”

 

CONTRIBUTOR
Transatlantic Academy
Transatlantic Academy
From the Desk of the Editor Since the founding of the Turkish Republic, competing conceptions of Turkish identity have existed. Among many examples, the role of Islam has been contested, Kurdish and Turkish nationalisms have clashed, and various identity-based movements have ebbed and flowed, shaping political cleavages. National identity contestation has also spilled over into Turkey’s relationship with its Western...
STAY CONNECTED
SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTER
TWEETS
FACEBOOK
PARTNERS