Columnist

Sinem Cengiz

Sinem Cengiz is a Turkish political analyst who specializes in Turkey’s relations with the Middle East. 

Twitter: @SinemCngz

Latest published



Can Turkey, Israel strike a balance?

After the deal between Moscow and Ankara to prevent a Syrian regime offensive in Idlib province, there have been reports of talks between Turkey and Israel next month to repair relations and exchange ambassadors.  

September 21, 2018

How the interests of the Astana troika converge in Idlib

The point that we have reached in Syria is clearly a desperate one in humanitarian terms. While the world watched, a country, a nation, a generation has been torn apart by civil war.

September 07, 2018

Europe supports Turkey as relations with US worsen

While Turkey is experiencing problems with the US, European leaders have started to make statements that lay down both political and economic support for Ankara.

August 31, 2018