Turkey repeats offer to US to solve row over Russian S-400 defense systems purchase

Tuesday, 14 April 2020

Turkey on Tuesday repeated an offer to the United States to establish a technical working group ......

The Idlib ceasefire and Ergodan's strategic dilemma

Sunday, 08 March 2020

Firas Maksad is director of the Arabia Foundation and an adjunct professor at George Washington University’s Elliott School for International Affairs. You can follow him on twitter @firasmaksad.


As Erdogan’s reliance on Russia grows, NATO hopes to win back wayward Turkey

Saturday, 07 March 2020

Aykan Erdemir, a former member of the Turkish parliament, is the senior director of the Turkey Program at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. He tweets @aykan_erdemir.

Philip Kowalski is a research associate at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. He tweets @philip_kowalski.


US will withdraw troops from Afghanistan in 14 months if conditions met

Saturday, 29 February 2020

The United States and NATO would withdraw all troops in Afghanistan within 14 months if the Taliban ......

NATO will hold urgent talks on Syria crisis after Turkish troops killed

Friday, 28 February 2020

NATO’s ruling council will meet Friday for urgent talks on the Syria crisis after at least 33 ......

NATO chief dismisses France’s Macron nuclear call

Sunday, 16 February 2020

The head of NATO on Saturday dismissed President Emmanuel Macron’s call for a European ......

NATO will resume training mission in Iraq ‘soon’: Commander

Friday, 14 February 2020

NATO will resume its training mission in Iraq in the coming days or weeks, the alliance’s top ......

NATO to boost Iraq mission after Trump urges bigger Mideast role

Wednesday, 12 February 2020

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization plans to expand its training mission in Iraq as the alliance ......

Russia and Turkey’s strained relations in Syria, Libya

Friday, 07 February 2020

Russia and Turkey have engaged in a war of words over the ongoing clashes in Syria’s Idlib ......

Taliban kill 11 in Afghan police base attack

Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Taliban militants attacked a police base in northern Afghanistan, killing 11, possibly with help ......

NATO chief backs assessment Iran missile downed plane

Friday, 10 January 2020

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said Friday he had no reason to doubt reports from Western capitals ......

NATO to examine Middle East options after Trump request

Thursday, 09 January 2020

NATO will consider an increased role in the Middle East, particularly in training missions, the head ......

NATO chief agrees with Trump that allies should do more in Middle East

Wednesday, 08 January 2020

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg spoke with US President Donald Trump on Wednesday and agreed that the ......

NATO to hold urgent meeting on Monday over Iraq-Iran crisis

Monday, 06 January 2020

NATO ambassadors will gather on Monday in Brussels for an urgent meeting convened by the head of the ......

NATO suspends training missions in Iraq after Soleimani killing: Spokesperson

Saturday, 04 January 2020

NATO has suspended training missions in Iraq, a spokesman for the alliance said Saturday, following ......