HINGING EUROPE AND ASIA. TURKEY, NATO ALLIES, AND THE CONFLICTS IN UKRAINE AND SYRIA

Publication Date: 23-06-2022

Alper Coşkun, Senior fellow within the Europe Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, explains the security concerns that drive Turkey’s decision to block Sweden and Finland’s NATO membership, presents Turkey’s interests and commitments in Europe and Asia, and addresses the factors that may impact divisions between Turkey and other NATO allies and European countries.