Strait Talk

Trump or Biden: Who's Better For US-Turkey Relations? |​Assad Regime’s War Crimes

The results of the upcoming US presidential elections, the most divisive in generations, are sure to reverberate across the world. How will the election's outcome impact the Middle East and Turkey in particular? Plus, Bashar al Assad's regime and its ally Russia have targeted civilians in opposition-held Idlib province, which rights groups say, is a crime against humanity. We discuss this as well as the latest on the war in Syrian. Guests: Douglas Ollivant Senior Fellow at New America Foundation Ugur Yasin Asal Assistant Professor at Istanbul Ticaret University Ali Demirdas Political Analyst Fadel Abdul Ghany Chairman of the Syrian Network for Human Rights

Reviving the Iran Deal | Bigger Than Five

Reviving the Iran Deal | Bigger Than Five

Rush to vote early signals historic election turnout in US

Rush to vote early signals historic election turnout in US

Is Syria ready for reconstruction?

Is Syria ready for reconstruction?

Civilians flee as deadly Russian strikes hit Syria’s Idlib

Civilians flee as deadly Russian strikes hit Syria’s Idlib

Are Türkiye and Egypt Putting Away Past Differences to Normalise Ties?

Are Türkiye and Egypt Putting Away Past Differences to Normalise Ties?

Türkiye, Saudi Arabia Close to Finalising $5 Billion Deposit Deal

Türkiye, Saudi Arabia Close to Finalising $5 Billion Deposit Deal

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Türkiye Exempted From UN Arms Embargo on Somalia as Mogadishu Increases Its Fight Against Al Shabab

Türkiye Exempted From UN Arms Embargo on Somalia as Mogadishu Increases Its Fight Against Al Shabab

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Several Countries Say They Have Broken Up Iranian Spy Rings and Hit Squads

Several Countries Say They Have Broken Up Iranian Spy Rings and Hit Squads

Russia Asks Türkiye to Hold Back On a Syrian Ground Offensive But Ankara Says Otherwise

Russia Asks Türkiye to Hold Back On a Syrian Ground Offensive But Ankara Says Otherwise

Qatar Shows Off Its Soft Power, Regional Influence As It Hosts FIFA World Cup

Qatar Shows Off Its Soft Power, Regional Influence As It Hosts FIFA World Cup

Türkiye Launches Dozens of Air Strikes Against PKK/YPG in Iraq and Syria

Türkiye Launches Dozens of Air Strikes Against PKK/YPG in Iraq and Syria

Did China and India Distance Themselves From Russia At the G20 Summit in Bali?

Did China and India Distance Themselves From Russia At the G20 Summit in Bali?

Sweden Fulfils Turkish Demands By Amending Constitution to Change Anti-Terror Laws

Sweden Fulfils Turkish Demands By Amending Constitution to Change Anti-Terror Laws

Armenia, Iran Agree to Double Gas Trade Amid Tensions with Azerbaijan

Armenia, Iran Agree to Double Gas Trade Amid Tensions with Azerbaijan

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