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Ceylan Ozbudak
Ceylan Ozbudak

Ceylan Ozbudak is a Turkish political analyst, television presenter, and executive director of Building Bridges, an Istanbul-based NGO.  As a representative of Harun Yahya organization, she frequently cites quotations from the author in her writings. She can be followed on Twitter via @ceylanozbudak

As ISIS advances, Turkey stuck on Iraq hostage crisis

Turkey summoned an emergency meeting for NATO members, however did not request a military operation in Iraq...

Witnessing the Turkish media’s fall from grace

The self-deceptions of this ultra secular media elite would not be important if the international policy makers or various think tanks would not rely on them...

What Turkey’s energy politics mean for the world

Reliable supplies of electricity at affordable prices can prove a critical factor to the economic and political stability of states in the region...

In Turkey’s mine disaster, tragedy highlights grave mistakes

We are not expecting the mining companies to reinvent the wheel; however, apparently there are better precautions that can be taken...

Turkish minorities caught up in the Ukraine whirlwind

Turkey is seen as an economic and strategic power in the neighborhood primarily by parties seeking a counterbalance to Moscow...

Demystifying Turkey’s jailed journalists debate

Almost all journalists jailed in Turkey were detained on a number of criminal charges, their profession was ‘irrelevant’...

Whose side will Turkey take in an Arab-Israeli face off?

One needs to assess all the strategic factors Turkey will consider, including its energy interests and relationship with Israel...

Why Turkey is key to the Russia-Ukraine-EU crisis

With its historical presence, special bonds and future projects, it is Turkey that will be holding the key to peace in the Black Sea in the near future...