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Stoltenberg Supports Turkiye’s Efforts in Defence Industry
Regional / Strategy

Stoltenberg Supports Turkiye’s Efforts in Defence Industry

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg welcomes the Turkish defence industry to invest in new high and advanced capabilities.

NATO Published 2023 Annual Report
Investment Regional / Strategy Defence Politics

NATO Published 2023 Annual Report

NATO's Secretary General's Annual Report is published. The report underlines that without NATO, there is no security in Europe.

Ambassador Flake: Türkiye is an important NATO Ally
Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

Ambassador Flake: Türkiye is an important NATO Ally

U.S. Ambassador to Ankara Jeffry Flake states that Türkiye is an important NATO Ally and cooperation with Turkiye is essential for the NATO Alliance.

Turkish-Egyptian Relations Brings New Terms in the EEZ
Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

Turkish-Egyptian Relations Brings New Terms in the EEZ

Turkiye’s relations with Egypt improves. The new relations create room for new developments concerning the 28th Meridian and the EEZ at the Mediterranean Sea.

NATO Supports Türkiye’s Montreux Strategy at the Black Sea
Regional / Strategy Defence Politics

NATO Supports Türkiye’s Montreux Strategy at the Black Sea

The NATO Defence Ministers supported the Turkish approach to the mine clearance activities based on the Montreux Convention in the Black Sea.

AFP Announces $35 Billion Worth “Re-Horizon 3” Programme
Country Regional / Strategy

AFP Announces $35 Billion Worth “Re-Horizon 3” Programme

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) announced the “Re-Horizon 3” modernisation program to address evolving security threats.

Nuland Mentions Green Light for F-35 in Case Turkiye Solves S-400
Air Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

Nuland Mentions Green Light for F-35 in Case Turkiye Solves S-400

U.S. Acting Deputy Secretary of State Victoria Nuland stated that Turkiye could be an F-35 customer once the S-400 problem is solved.

Turkiye Approves Sweden’s Accession to NATO
Regional / Strategy

Turkiye Approves Sweden’s Accession to NATO

President Erdoğan approved Sweden’s accession to NATO. The decision is declared in the official Gazette.

Turkiye to wait until Sweden’s NATO Process is Completed
Defence Politics Regional / Strategy Air

Turkiye to wait until Sweden’s NATO Process is Completed

The U.S. State Department underlined that Turkiye’s F-16 acquisition process would wait until Sweden’s NATO admission process is completed.

Turkish Parliament Ratifies Sweden’s membership to NATO
Regional / Strategy Defence Politics

Turkish Parliament Ratifies Sweden’s membership to NATO

The Turkish Grand National Assembly (TBMM) voted for Sweden’s NATO accession protocol. The approval is expected to give a path to new F-16 negotiations.

Why does Russia Want Alaska back from the U.S.?
Regional / Strategy Analysis

Why does Russia Want Alaska back from the U.S.?

The last move in the struggle to dominate the trade route between the U.S. and Russia came from Russia. Putin wants to claim the sale of Alaska “invalid”.

Taiwan's Presidential Election, China's war with the U.S.?
Regional / Strategy Analysis

Taiwan's Presidential Election, China's war with the U.S.?

The presidential election in Taiwan further strains relations between the two Chinese states and underlines the risk of war that would trap the U.S.

 Tripartite Cooperation Against Mines in The Black Sea
Navy / Maritime Regional / Strategy

Tripartite Cooperation Against Mines in The Black Sea

"Black Sea MCM” was signed within the scope of the "Tripartite Initiative" initiated against the mine danger in the Black Sea.

Pakistan, Türkiye, Saudi Arabia meet to Deepen Defence Cooperation
Regional / Strategy Defence Politics

Pakistan, Türkiye, Saudi Arabia meet to Deepen Defence Cooperation

Senior military officials from the three nations meet in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, to reaffirm their shared goal of self-sufficiency in defence.