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Articles in The Strategist & Occasional Papers & Op-Eds in Bitterlemons International


European Union's Ambition to Create The European Army and the Parade of Abbreviations: CFSP, ESDP, CSDP & PESCO

Turkey and the United States: Staunch Allies or Rivals?

Turkey and NATO in Retrospect: Hard to Classify as a Win-Win Relationship - Part I

Turkey and NATO in Retrospect: Hard to Classify as a Win-Win Relationship - Part II

The Future of Extended Deterrence: The Case of Turkey

Turkey, NATO and Nuclear Sharing: Prospects after NATO's Lisbon Summit

Nuclearization of the Middle East and Turkey's Possible Responses

On Turkey's Missile Defense Strategy: The Four Faces of the S-400 Deal Between Turkey and Russia

Turkey and Israel Strategize

Will the Smoke of Gaza Cloud Turkish-Israeli Relations?

No Short-Term Fix to Turkish-Israeli Relations

Visit of Obama: Aims Beyond Turkey

Turkish-Syrian Rapprochement Key to Peace in the Middle East

Why Turkey Chose, and Then Rejected, a Chinese Air-Defense Missile

Chapters in Books

EURATOM and ABACC: Safeguard Models for a NWFZ in the Middle East?

Nuclear Disarmament and Turkey


Defense Reform in Turkey

Turkey's March toward the EU Creates a Security Gap

Iran and Turkey Since the End of the Cold War

Contemporary Security Challenges: Is Classical Deterrence an Adequate Response?

Twists and Turns in Turkish Iranian Relations

Turkey and Shared Responsibilities for Nuclear Disarmament

The Nuclear Question in the Middle East and Turkeys Long Quest for Nuclear Power

NATO and US Nuclear Weapons: What Would Happen after the Bombs Have Gone?

Turkey and Nuclear Weapons: Can This Be Real?

Nuclear Security and Turkey: Dealing with Nuclear Smuggling

Articles in Refereed & Indexed Journals

Turkey's Quest for Peaceful Nuclear Power

Is Iran Going Nuclear?

Can Turkey Play a Role in the Middle East Peace Process?

Turkey's Concerns about the State Building Efforts in Iraq

Negotiating Iran's Nuclear Populism

Turkey's Sweet and Sour Policy toward NBC Weapons

Turkey Had Plans - But No Plants - to Benefit From Nuclear Energy

The Missile Shield, NATO and Turkey

Can Middle East be Rid of Doomsday Weapons?

Isn't It Time to Say Farewell to US Nukes in Turkey?

Dealing With the Threat Posed by Non-State Armed Groups Aspiring to Weapons of Mass Destructionfile

Reassessing the Role of US Nuclear Weapons in Turkey

Nuclear Energy Development and Proliferation Concerns in the Middle East

A Warm Reception: Turkey (Mostly) Embraces Obama's Nuclear Posture

Turkish Perspectives on Iranian Nuclearization

What Went Wrong with Turkey's "Zero Problem with Neighbors" Policy?

Mr. Trump, Post Nuclear Ban Treaty, NATOs Nuclear Weapons in Europe are Obsolete

The Threat of Nuclear Terrorism Requires Concerted Action

Articles in The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (SSCI)

Cyprus: Turkey's Deterrent Against Greece

Turkish Generals' Discontent with the European Security and Defense Policy

Turkey Says No to the US Request for Troop Deployment

Turkey: Missing Bill Clinton

Turkey's Nuclear Turnaround

The Iranian quagmire: How to move forward; Position: Resuscitate the nuclear swap deal

How can countries ensure that the Nuclear Security Summit does not lose momentum and become just another gathering? Position: Kickstart momentum with local review teams and sumits with teeth

Nuclear Weapons: Not Taboo Enough

How Plutonium Undermines the Hibakusha

To abolish nuclear weapons, strip away their handsome mask

Reality: Humanity can't indefinitely avoid using nuclear weapons

Disarmament while the chance remains

Calling for a Reset in Turkish American Relations in the post COVID International Order

Between a Rock and a Hard Place How to Make Sense of Turkeys S400 Choice

Articles in Select Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) Journals

Clashing Interests over Northern Iraq Drives Turkish Israeli Alliance to a Crossroads

Good for the Shah Banned for the Mullahs: The West and Iran's Quest for Nuclear Power

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions from a Historical Perspective and the Attitude of the West

Incompatibilies in Turkish and European Security Cultures Diminish Turkey's Prospects for EU Membership

Turkey and the United States in the 21st Century: Friends or Foes?

Implications of a Nuclear Iran for Turkey

Turkey's Place in the "Missile Shield"

Business As Usual: The US-Turkey Security Partnership

NATO'nun Balistik Fuze Savunma Sistemi ve Turkiye