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Will Turkey get its way in Raqqa?
Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 | Metin Gurcan, Columnist
Turkey is trying to balance its precarious relationships with the United States and Russia while still getting what it wants in Syria.
Will Raqqa be site for clash of titan generals?
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 | Metin Gurcan, Columnist
Two admired military heroes of Iran and Turkey, both commanding elite military units in Iraq and Syria, could wind up confronting each other in northern Syria.
Turkey steps up action against Salafi networks
Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 | Metin Gurcan, Columnist
Turkey has substantially increased operations against Salafi-jihadi groups in 2017, but Ankara’s real problem is deciding whether to keep them under control or eradicate them.
Is Turkey being snowed by flurry of fake defense news?
Monday, Feb. 6, 2017 | Metin Gurcan, Columnist
Turkey's news media have been overloaded with exaggerated and at times improbable defense industry and security reports serving as political propaganda for the government.