Türkçe
  • Turkey-Middle East
  • North Africa
  • Palestine-Israel
  • Syria
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Gulf of Basra
  • Yemen
  • Afghanistan-Pakistan
  • Terror-Middle East
  • U.S - Middle East
  • Lebanon
  • Energy-Economy-Environment
  • Iraqi Kurds
  • Iraqi Turkmens
  • Central Asia-Middle East
  • Caucasus-Middle East
  • Think Tanks
  • Conferences - Symposiums
  • Panels & Workshops
  • Roundtable Discussions
  • Turkmen Intellectuals Meetings
  • Ortadoğu Analiz talked to Gökhan Çetinsaya, Prime Ministry's Chief Advisor, on Iraq's basic dynamics after 2003 and Turkey-Iraq Relations.
    Ortadoğu Analiz talked to Davood Feirahi on the Middle East and the Rising Secterianism in the Region
    Mulla Bakhtiar: “The Reasons behind ISIS Was Socio-Economic Issues and Lack of Democracy”
    We, as Ortadoğu Analiz, talked to Sayyid, on the “Regional Order and Possibility of New Politics in the Middle East” during the II. Middle Eastern Congress on Politics and Society which was organized by the Centre for Middle Eastern Studies at Sakarya University on 14-17 October 2014.
    We talked to Kirkuk Governor Najmaldin Karim about Turkey-Iraq relations, the situation of new Iraqi government, Kurdish Regional Government dealing problem with ISIL and Kirkuk.
    We talked to co-founder of the Arab Reform Initiative Bassma Kodmani about international society’s approach to Syrian civil war, current situation of Syrian opposition and expectations from international actors.
    We talked to Ambassador Mohamed El Fatah NACIRI, who served as the Head of Mission of the League of Arab States to Ankara since February, 2010, about the Middle East before and after Arab Spring; and the League of Arab States which is a international and regional actor.
    ORSAM has launched the new issue of the ORSAM Inteviews on Regional Affairs. This edition features an interview with Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu, the President of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB).
    ORSAM has launched An in-depth interview series, entitled ORSAM Interviews on Regional Affairs. The first edition features an interview with the Predident of Prime Ministry’s Disaster and Emergency Management Agency Dr. Fuat Oktay.
    A workshop titled “Turkey-Iraq Relations” was held on 8 June2015 by the Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) with the support of the Republic of Turkey Prime Ministry.
    A group of Georgia State Universiy Political Science Department students paid a visit to ORSAM on 18 May 2015.
    A delegation of SDE (Institute of Strategic Thinking) Academy students paid a visit to ORSAM.
    A delegation of Uludağ University International Relations Community composed of student members paid a visit to ORSAM on 05 May 2015.
    A roundtable meeting on ‘The Impacts of Syrian Crisis on the Neighboring Countries’ was held on 3 April 2015 between the Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) and Hasan Kalyoncu University (HKU) Kalyoncu Middle East Research Center (KALMEC).
    ORSAM, adding a new one to its national and international steps, signed a cooperation protocol with Al-Nahrain Center, a think tank that is connected to the Iraqi Undersecretariat of Public Security.
    Strategic Studies Summit was held in 24-25 March 2015 with the partnership of Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) and American based research center, Near East South Asia (NESA).
    A delegation of Abant İzzet Baysal University Social Sciences and Moot Community composed of student members paid a visit to ORSAM on 24 March 2015.
    On 17 March 2015, a four-member delegation from Shanghai Institute for International Studies paid a visit to ORSAM.
    25-person Pakistan Youth delegation paid a visit to ORSAM on 17 March 2015, at the first day of their program.
    ORSAM and Issam Fares Institute of the American University of Beirut organized a panel entitled “The Impact of the Syrian Crisis on Neighboring Countries” at the auditorium of Issam Fares Institute inside the American University of Beirut Campus on March 2nd, 2015.
    A roundtable meeting on “Muslim Brotherhood Movement From Turkish and Iranian Perspectives” was held at ORSAM on 6 March 2015 with the contributions of Tehran University Professor of Political Science Dr. Davood Feirahi and SETA Researcher Can Acun as speakers.
    A delegation from the Center for Strategic Studies of the Qatar Armed Forces paid a visit to ORSAM on 17 February 2015.
    The Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) and the Center for Strategic Research (SAM) organized a meeting on January 28th 2015, hosting Álvaro Vasconcelos, Associate Senior Research Fellow with the Arab Reform Initiative.
    ORSAM organized an international workshop entitled “The State of Affairs in Foreign Terrorist Fighters Research Workshop” on 23 January 2015 in Ankara.
    Ege University International Relations Community (ULİT) visited ORSAM
    Within the context of “Ankara Familiarisation Trip”, a delegation of Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University International Relations Community composed of 45 students paid a visit to ORSAM on 11 December 2014.
    Journalist Delegation of Russian Federation paid a visit to ORSAM on 9 December 2014 in order to discuss relations between the Middle East and Turkey relations.
    ORSAM-NESA-Yıldız Technical University Joint Meeting Entitled “The Middle East in Flux: Iraq, Syria and Turkish-American Relations”
    Joint Symposium: “Beyond Chapters – The Future of Turkey in Europe”
    ORSAM in coordination with Department of International Relations in TOBB ETU, and Austrian Embassy held conference entitled “Which Effects Will The New Government in Iraq Have on The Future of The ISIS in Iraq and Beyond?”.
    ORSAM, SAM and TOBB Economy and Technology University have organized a conference on 30 October 2014 entitled “Regional Security and Cooperation Perspectives in the Black Sea in the aftermath of Recent Developments in Ukraine”.
    On the occasion of the 90th Anniversary of the Diplomatic Relations Between Japan and Turkey, ORSAM in cooperation with Japanese Embassy and SAM organized a joint symposium entitled “Japan and Turkey: Where Did We Come From? Where Are We Going?"
    ORSAM in collaboration with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars organized a panel entitled “Turkey, Iraq and Kurdistan Regional Government”. The panel took place on August 25th 2014 in Washington D.C.
    A delegation from The Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA) visited Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) on 19 August 2014.
    On 30 April 2014, national elections took place in Iraq. Not only Iraqi people followed these elections but also countries in the region and international actors watched them closely.
    The Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) in coordination with the Italian research institute of Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) organized a meeting in Rome entitled “Turkish Policy toward the Syrian Crisis and the Impact of Refugees” on June 6th 2014.
    ORSAM, in collaboration with the Middle East Institute and the Migration Policy Institute organized a meeting entitled “Syrians on the Edge: The Status of Refugees in Neighboring Countries” in Washington D.C.
    ORSAM and Center for Strategic Studies-University of Jordan (CSS) organized a workshop entitled “Exchanges on the Middle East: Turkey-Jordan Relations within the Changing Regional Environment” in Amman on 26 May 2014.
    ORSAM will held a conference entitled “Syrians on the Edge: The Status of Refugees in Neighboring Countries”, in partnership with Middle East Institute and Migration Policy Institute in Washington, DC.
    ORSAM, in cooperation with TOBB ETU and the United Nations held a panel entitled “Forum for the Support of the Palestinian People “on May 14, 2014.
    On 6-7 May 2014, ORSAM, in cooperation with Türkmeneli Cooperation and Cultural Foundation, Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) and Turkish Historical Society organized a symposium entitled “Middle Eastern Turkmen”.
    A mission which is composed of Lebanon Turkmens and chaired by Hussein Mohamad- Secretary General of the Tripoli and Dinniye Lebanon Türkoman League has visited Turkey in order to contact with some institutes.
    A delegation of Turkish academicians led by ORSAM President Assoc. Prof. Şaban Kardaş paid a visit to Iranian universities and research institutions on 19-20 April 2014.
    A group of students from SDE Academy, established within the Institute of Strategic Thinking on April 27th, 2014, paid a visit to ORSAM within the scope of their “Weekly Event Schedule”.
    ORSAM, in partnership with SAM ve TOBB ETU, held a lecture entitled “How will the International Order Accommodate Rising Powers? A Liberal Perspective" by G. John Ikenberry in 16 April 2014 in Ankara.
    On 24 March 2014, ORSAM, in partnership with the SAM and the Mosul University Department of Turkish Language and Literature organized a panel entitled “Changing Equilibrium in the Middle East and Turkey-Iraq Relations” in Mosul.
    Jordanian journalists visited the ORSAM on March 12, 2014 as part of a program organized by the Office of Public Diplomacy under the Prime Ministry of the Republic of Turkey.
    ORSAM and TESEV, with support from the Stabilization Unit of the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, held a joint workshop entitled “Regional Impact Analysis: Syrian Conflict” in Istanbul on 6 March 2014.
    ORSAM Books No: 5
    ORSAM Middle East Books No: 3
    Mosul in The Ottoman Vilâyet Salnâmes
    ORSAM Books No: 4
    Central Asia Books No. 1
    Energy Security,
    Shanghai Cooperation Organisation and Central Asia
    EGYPT IN TRANSITION
    AND
    TURKEY-EGYPT RELATIONS IN NEW ERA
    TUNISIA AND TURKEY-TUNISIA
    RELATIONS IN THE ANNIVERSARY
    OF THE REVOLUTION
     
    Is a Kurdish Belt Possible in Syria?
    ORSAM has published the new edition of the ORSAM Review of Regional Affairs No.28. This work, written by ORSAM Researcher Oytun Orhan, discusses the probability of an integrated Kurdish region with the Kobane-Afrin land connection established.
    Turkey-South Africa Relations: History, Identity and Change
    Turkey and South Africa have an important position in world politics even though these two countries are geographically in different continents. Turkey geographically has a very important position while the Republic of South Africa is the most developed country in Africa continent. 
    What PYD Leader Muslim's Baghdad Visit Means
    It seems like PYD is seeking help to consolidate its position that it has strengthened significantly. Taking control of Raqqa’s Tal Abyad town from ISIS in northern Syria near Turkish border boosted Syrian Kurds’ dream of establishing an entity similar to Kurdistan Regional Government in Iraq. 
    Is Peace Possible in Libya?
    The ongoing bloody and difficult struggle between two parliaments, two governments, and militia forces has been dragged towards a dramatic turning point. Under the current circumstances, considering the balance of power among these forces, it is obvious that the defeated side is going to be Libyans and Libya’s future in the conflict which the sides cannot defeat each other.
    Pakistan and Arab Spring
    Pakistan’s Arab Spring policy has been shaped within the context of priority pragmatic national interests. Islamabad’s relations with Iran and Saudi Arabia, the denominational tension within its borders and its relations with Afghanistan have played an effective role in shaping this policy.
    The Focal Point of Conflicts in Iraq: Kirkuk
    The ISIS came to the fore in the vicinity of Kirkuk after invading Mosul, captured some parts of the city, and then IKRG sent Peshmerga in order to ensure security in Kirkuk, which all caused the reaction of the majority of Turkmens who have concerns that the Kurdish influence will increase in Kirkuk. This situation has also increased the already-existing Kurdish-Turkmen tension.
    Reflections Of The Nuclear Deal On The Domestic Politics Of Iran
    Even though there have been different reactions to the nuclear negotiations within Iran, it is possible to classify them into three: The ones who support the framework deal and consider it as a great achievement, the ones who oppose the deal that are limited in number, but have a weight in Iranian politics and the ones who are prudent about the deal and remain impartial.
    Possible Consequences of the Capture of Tel Abyad by PYD/YPG
    Tel Abyad, a Syrian town situated across from the border to Akçakale district of Şanlıurfa that was controlled by the ISIS since June 2014 has been captured by the Kurdish militia 
    Water is what states make out of it: On water efficiency challenge in the Middle East and how it is related with peace and stability in the region
    It is not only economically rational,but at at he same time politically difficult to raise the issue of water efficiency. While this is even so in the most advanced economies, for many Middle Easterners water efficiency dire
    The Parties in Libya around the Same Table
    The rival parties in Libya came together around the same table for the first time at the recent round of the peace talks initiated by UN, which was hosted by Germany; and started the direct negotiations process. UN announced the final draft agreement on 8 June. 
    “JointArab Military Force”as the New Search for Balance in the Middle East
    The idea of forming a ‘Joint Arab Force’is defined as the struggle against the challenges, notably terrorism,to the Arab world which hastheoretically surrendered to the instability. However, the intentions and concerns of the countries which support this formation are different in particular.
    What Do the Nuclear Negotiations Mean For the USA?
    The key articles of the agreement have been built upon cutting off and freezingthe  progressof Iran in nuclear energy production. Accordingly, Iran accepted ten-year, fifteen-year and sine die restrictions respectively in certain fields and the tight control of these restrictions by the United States Weapons Inspectors. 
    03 July 2015
    Report No: 198
    May 2015
    A New Controversial Actor In Post-ISIS
    Iraq: Al-Hashd Al-Shaabi
    (The Popular Mobilization Forces)
    (Tr-Eng-Ar)
    Report No: 196
    January 2015
    The Economic Effeects of Syrian Refugees on Turkey:
    A Synthetic Modelling
    (Tr-Eng)
    Report No: 195
    January 2015
    Effects of the Syrian Refugees on Turkey
    (Tr-Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 194
    December 2014
    Effects of Oil Price Plunge on the Mena Economies
    (Tr-Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 193
    November 2014
    Japan and Turkey in the International Community: Cooperation and Potential
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 192
    October 2014
    Turkey-Tunisia Relations on the Eve of Elections in Tunisia
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 191
    September 2014
    US Strategy against ISIS and its Potential Implications for Iraq & Syria
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 190
    June 2014
    The 2014 Elections, ISIS Operations and the Future of Iraq
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 189
    April 2014
    The Situation Of Syrian Refugees in the Neighboring Countries:
    Findings, Conclusions and Recommendations
    (Tr - Eng - Ar)
    ORSAM Report No: 179
    November 2013
    İnterviews With Syrian Refugees in Reyhanlı - VI
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 178
    November 2013
    İnterviews With Syrian Women in Reyhanlı - V
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 164
    August 2013
    The Clashes in Northern Syria and the Possible Effects
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 160
    May 2013
    Interviews With Syrian Refugees in Reyhanlı
    (After Reyhanlı Bombings) - IV

    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 159
    May 2013
    Interviews With Syrian Women in Reyhanlı - III
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 158
    May 2013
    Interviews With Syrian Refugees in Reyhanlı - II
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 157
    May 2013
    Interviews With Syrian Refugees in Reyhanlı - I
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 156
    May 2013
    ORSAM Report on Reyhanlı
    “11 May”
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 155
    BLACK SEA INTERNATIONAL Report No: 32
    May 2013
    Historical Notes from the Minutes of the Montreux Straits
    Conference and Kanal İstanbul
    (Tr)
    ORSAM Report No: 154
    ORSAM Water Research Programme Report No: 19
    May2013
    Transboundary Waters Within the Scope of EU Water Framework Directive
    (Tr)
    ORSAM Report No: 153
    April 2013
    Electoral Laws in Iraq
    (Tr)
     
    ORSAM Report No: 152
    April 2013
    Basic Data on 2013 Local Elections in Iraq
    (Tr)
    ORSAM Report No: 151
    April 2013
    Democracy Process and Problems in Iraqi Kurdistan
    (Tr - Eng)
     
    ORSAM Report No: 150
    March 2013
    Syrian Turkmens: Political Movements and Military Structure
    (Tr - Eng)
    ORSAM Report No: 149
    February 2013
    David Cameron and the EU: Crossing the Rubicon
    (Eng)
     
    ORSAM Report No: 148
    January 2013
    Internatonal Politics and Civilizations
    (Clash of Civilizations and Dialogue)

    (Tr - Eng)
    Home Page    |    Subscribe    |    Contact    |    Press    |    Site Map    |    Links    |    Rss