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Why the UN Rejected Turkey's Bid for a Security Council Seat?

Harut Sassounian | Posted 12.23.2014 | World
Harut Sassounian

By ignoring all these legitimate reasons for Turkey's failure to win the Security Council seat, Foreign Minister Cavusoglu falsely attributed his country's defeat to its reluctance to abandon "its values for the sake of getting more votes."

Foreign Minister Nominated As Turkey's New Premier

Reuters | Posted 08.21.2014 | World

ANKARA, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Turkish president-elect Tayyip Erdogan nominated Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu as the next leader of the ruling AK Party...

Turkish Foreign Minister Dr. Davutoğlu Comes to Washington

Joshua W. Walker | Posted 04.09.2012 | World
Joshua W. Walker

Instead of viewing Turkish foreign policy in "Cold War" terms of alignment or drift on specific tactical issues, Washington has an opportunity to recast a long-term vision that these democratic allies share and encourage a more active role for Turkey.

60 Minutes Exposes Turkey's Oppression of Minority Rights

Harut Sassounian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Harut Sassounian

CBS' 60 Minutes recently featured a devastating exposé on the violation of Greek minorities' rights in Turkey. This may be the first time that a major American TV network broadcast such coverage.

Who Will Blink First, Armenia or Turkey?

Harut Sassounian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Harut Sassounian

For more than a year, many Armenians, both in Armenia and the Diaspora, have vigorously complained to the government about the wisdom of negotiating an agreement with Turkey.