Episode Number
47
Ambassador Murat Mercan expects more US-Turkish cooperation, despite differences
On the Middle East with Andrew Parasiliti and Amberin Zaman, an Al-Monitor Podcast
Ambassador Murat Mercan expects more US-Turkish cooperation, despite differences
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Murat Mercan, Turkey’s ambassador to the United States, discusses the prospects for enhanced US-Turkish cooperation during the Biden administration; his country’s purchase of the Russian S-400 missile defense system; Turkey’s position on Syria, the Kurds, Ukraine, Greece, Libya and the Eastern Mediterranean; and more.
Links:
Turkey's efforts to woo rivals yield mixed results (al-monitor.com)
Ankara in risky geopolitical gamble in Black Sea (al-monitor.com)
Turkey tightens COVID-19 restrictions as Ramadan holy month begins (al-monitor.com)
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