Caucasus - Central Asia

The Azerbaijan-Turkey-Israel triangle both in Tel Aviv and in the Muslim Middle East

The Azerbaijan-Turkey-Israel triangle both in Tel Aviv and in the Muslim Middle East

Gulnara Inanc


Director, Ethnoglobus An International Online Information and Analysis Center
The first ever visit by an Azerbaijani foreign minister to Israel and Palestine, a visit all sides called historic, underscored the growing strategic partnership between Baku and its two partners in the Middle East.

Turkey’s Foreign-Aid Priority Is Central Asia

 Turkey’s Foreign-Aid Priority Is Central Asia

 

By: Tulin Daloglu for Al-Monitor Turkey Pulse Posted on May 29.

Despite the prolonged European economic crisis, Turkey is comparatively doing well and free from any significant monetary turmoil.

US troops in Afghanistan after 2014 only with invite: WHouse

 US troops in Afghanistan after 2014 only with invite: WHouse

by Staff Writers
Aboard Air Force One (AFP) May 9, 2013

US troops will stay in Afghanistan after 2014 "only at the invitation" of the Afghan government, and Washington is not seeking permanent bases there, a White House spokesman said Thursday.

Nabucco-West backers take pot shot at rival bid

Nabucco-West backers take pot shot at rival bid

By Vladimir Socor

The governments of transit countries in the Nabucco-West project - Austria, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria - have appealed to the European Union's top executive authorities to support the selection of this pipeline route by the Shah Deniz gas producers in Azerbaijan.

Turkey And The Chechens

 Turkey And The Chechens

There is a substantial Chechen exile community in Turkey, which is particularly strong in Istanbul, and millions of Turks also trace their ancestry to the Caucasus.

Russia, Iran, Turkey, and the Caucasus

 Russia, Iran, Turkey, and the Caucasus

March 22, 2013 - 1:44pm, by Joshua Kucera The Bug Pit Iran Russia Turkey

EurasiaNet's Weekly Digest
The history of the Caucasus has long been dominated by three surrounding powers: Turkey,Russia, and Iran.

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