Turkish TV Interview Request – My Answer
Putin-Erdoğan Meeting: Progress is Joint Vision!
Presidents Putin and Erdoğan present a developed relationship of partners ready to overcome their difficulties.
Illegal US pressure and interference in the increasingly dangerous case of Venezuela is only one first-class show piece of how far good Russian-Turkish relations may … Weiterlesen
The USA and the Syrian Kurds
US foreign policy is (mis)using Kurdish nationalism since succeeding to British global aspirations in the wake of WW2
The Kurdish people pride themselves in a very old history, forerunners reaching back to early Neolithic settlers up to 10’000 years B.C.. … Weiterlesen
Turkey Sends More Troops Into North-East Syria
Washington’s escalatory steps force Ankara to react – with potentially positive consequences for the stalled Russian-Turkish Sochi agreement.
The news came Wednesday noon and were as brief as precise: Turkish president Erdoğan announced, that he plans to launch a military … Weiterlesen
G20 Summit: Is the US Losing its Global Leadership?
Fact is, it’s the other way round: Global leadership has lost he US – and for good.
The Buenos Aires G20 summit cemented, what really is US president Trump’s political strategy: Washington does not even care for a US leadership … Weiterlesen
Mosul and Raqqa – Remote-Controlled Misery
Reports about the two ex-IS cities, Mosul and Raqqa, drive tears into the eyes of any decent researcher, who still enjoys possession of a warm heart.
Dry facts are quickly told: Mosul is the fifth biggest Iraqi city behind the … Weiterlesen
The Hushed-Up Summit Success
Seven year-old Syria conflict gets a shiny new peace building format – while western propaganda media look the other way.
That’s certainly unprecedented but interesting and symptomatic: The biggest German daily „Süddeutsche“ squeezes a few lines on its … Weiterlesen
Syria: Erdogan’s Tough Choices
Sochi agreement on the demilitarized Idlib belt offers risks – and opportunities.
The chain of events is now allowing prognoses: After the fall of IS/Daesh strongholds in Duma/Damascus and Daraa the Syrian government and its allies Russia and Iran took … Weiterlesen
Storm on Idlib halted
Syria with Russia and Iran give peace a chance, Turkey crammed in reinforcements and remains constructively engaged.
Russian diplomacy is – yet again – at its best: The final battle for peace and stability in Syria is overdue, but partnership … Weiterlesen