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Yasar Yakis

Yasar Yakis is a former foreign minister of Turkey and founding member of the ruling AK Party.

Twitter: @yakis_yasar

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Erdogan’s risky game in northern Syria

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday announced that Turkey will carry out a military operation east of the Euphrates river in Syria “in a couple of days.”  

December 17, 2018

Turkish-Israeli relations back to square one again




Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

October 28, 2018

Turkey crucial to the success of US sanctions on Iran




Mevlut Cavusoglu. (Reuters)

October 23, 2018