Stormy Waters in the Eastern Mediterranean

By: Dr. Hay Eytan Cohen Yanarocak,  expert on contemporary Turkish politics and foreign policy, Turkish-Israeli relations, and the Kurds, Prof. Shaul Chorev, Head of Haifa University’s Maritime Policy and Strategy Research…

China aligned with Russia on Mideast policies

China is hailing its comprehensive and collaborative partnership with Russia with regard to regional and international issues. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang underscored that both nations are “also permanent members…

Russian/Turkish gas pipeline inaugurated

Russia's President Vladimir Putin today attended the opening ceremony of the TurkStream natural gas pipeline in Istanbul today alongside Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The pipeline has a total capacity…

Russia reaffirms its commitment to Egypt to combat Islamic terrorism plaguing the country

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov visited Israel's southwestern neighbor, Egypt, during which Moscow reaffirmed its commitment to assist Cairo in combating Islamic terrorism plaguing the country. Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh…