Independent and cutting-edge analysis on Turkey and its neighborhood
François Delerue

Dr. François Delerue is a researcher in cyber defense and international law at the Institute of Strategic Research (IRSEM – Institut de Recherche stratégique de l’Ecole militaire), an Associate Researcher at the Castex Chair of Cyber Strategy and a Visiting Researcher at the Sciences Po Law School in Paris. This article is a condensed and a revised version of the original policy paper published by the Young Academics Program of Global Relations Forum (GRF) in July 2017. GRF holds copyright to this material and no part of it may be reproduced or distributed in any form or by any means without the prior written permission of GRF. The full report is available at the following link:


From the Desk of the Editor This issue of TPQ comes at a time when relations between Turkey and the EU are at a historical low point. The sources of tension are manifold, and have been compounded by a constellation of transformations in Turkey, Europe, and the international system. The global upswing in far-right populist movements, isolationism, the conflict in Syria and its humanitarian crisis, and the threat of ISIS have...