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Russia Commends Turkey’s Intent To Use S-400 Systems For Country’s Defense — Lavrov: Tass, June 30, 2021 — Moscow highly values Ankara’s position on developing military-technical cooperation with Russia and its intent to use the first regiment of S-400 ‘Triumf’ air defense systems to ensure its defense capability, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a press conference following talks with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on Wednesday.
Fire And Ice: The Russian-Turkish Partnership: Stanislav Secrieru, Sinikukka Saari and Dimitar Bechev: European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS), Chaillot Paper 168, June 2021 — This Chaillot Paper provides an in-depth analysis of the Russian-Turkish partnership. It explores the dynamics underpinning the relationship and looks at how it is likely to evolve in the coming years
Turkey is Expanding its Indigenous Air Defense: iHLS, July 14, 2021 — Turkey is set to begin mass production of its Hisar-O+ medium-range air defense system.
Report: Israel willing to let Turkey Mediate Prisoner Swap with Hamas: Daniel Siyoti, Israel Hayom, July 18,2021 — Israel has let Egyptian mediators know that it is willing to allow Turkey to negotiate a prisoner swap with Hamas, the newspaper Al-Araby al-Jadeed reported Saturday.
Turkey’s Collateral Damage: Its Jews: Burak Bekdil, Gatestone, May 29, 2021 — In a 2015 study, the Anti-Defamation League found that 35 million out of an adult population of 49 million Turks, or 71%, harbored antisemitic attitudes, compared to an average 49% in the entire Muslim world. Statistically speaking, a 22 percentage point difference from the average is a significant deviation. In Turkey’s case, the deviation is also empirically visible.