Are you a college professor teaching World Regions or Global Political classes? As of this writing, it appears that the EU fears negative repercussions of Turkish entry in the EU much much much more than it fears losing an ally on the anti-terrorism campaign and an ally in their energy strategy. An Ottoman Empire Part Deux? Issue 2: Battle For Burma Well, the battle for the heart and soul of this country is on, but no one outside Burma seems to be able to do a damn thing about it! Pick up the cutting edge, most entertainly educating textbook currently on the market. The US also sees Turkey as the only successful Islamic democracy in the region to be emulated by its Middle Eastern neighbors, so Uncle Sam is keen on keeping Turkey in their corner of the ring. Greetings again from Ankara my Plaid Friends!
Elizabeth. Age: 22.
So Europe has got some thinking to do, and Turkey does as well.
Elianna. Age: 27.
Tag: eurasian persuasion
Turkey will be a leader in the 21 st century. And Turkey is back on my radar screen again already due to some current events. The other consideration here is that Turkey is increasingly becoming a pivotal power player in the energy game too.