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Putin's Losing Chess Game and Other Thoughts on Ukraine

Edward Goldberg | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics
Edward Goldberg

Except for the first surprise entry into the Crimea, every move so far by the Kremlin has not only ignored the future, but runs counter to Russia's historic geopolitical interests.

Turkey's New Bosporus Rail Tunnel Connects Europe And Asia

AP | DESMOND BUTLER | Posted 10.29.2013 | World

ISTANBUL -- ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey is for the first time connecting its European and Asian sides with a railway tunnel set to open Tuesday, completi...

Turkish Delights in Istanbul: 2010 European Capital of Culture

Terry Kelhawk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Terry Kelhawk

I can't think of any place in the world where the crossroad of cultures is more apparent than in Istanbul, a 2010 European Capital of Culture.

Istanbul, 2010 European Capital of Culture - Eternally, the Bosphorus

Barry Yourgrau | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Barry Yourgrau

I want to sing here, briefly but heartfelt, of one of Istanbul's eternal glories, regardless of the year: this Bosphorus.

From the Grand Bazaar to New York's Grand Central

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

The biggest Turkish Festival in the history of the U.S. -- "Turkish Days in New York" -- is now upon us. It is bringing the Grand Bazaar on the beaut...

Turkey: Not the Usual Geopolitical Sandwich

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
William Bradley

Obama seems to see Turkey, which has friendly relations with Israel, as potentially a much stronger partner than any other NATO nation, perhaps even Britain.