Tag: Turkey

Evaluating the Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict and India’s defence deal with Armenia
Analysis, Featured, Middle East, World

Evaluating the Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict and India’s defence deal with Armenia

India’s defence deal with Armenia results in an economic gain for India boosting its forex reserves, apart from being recognised as a major defence exporter in the international arena.  As an arms-exporting country, India will be in a position to use its influence to secure its interests. Recently, in an interview with the local Azeri TV […]

Three-phase peace roadmap for Afghanistan?
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Three-phase peace roadmap for Afghanistan?

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani is set to put forward a three-phase peace roadmap for the war-torn country during the Turkey summit later this month, as per news reports. Reuters report says that Ghani will be seeking an agreement with the Taliban and a ceasefire before elections. As the deadline for the troop pullout May 1 […]

Rising influence of Turkey in J&K alarms Indian security agencies
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Rising influence of Turkey in J&K alarms Indian security agencies

Trying to be the global head of the Islamic world, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been constantly trying to interfere in the Kashmir issue. Massive funding by the Turkish Islamic organisations for carrying out anti-India activities in Kashmir and state-sponsored TRT news peddling news against India, have alarmed the Indian security agencies. Anti-India activities […]

Turkey fines social media giants including Facebook, Twitter for breaching it’s new Internet law
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Turkey fines social media giants including Facebook, Twitter for breaching it’s new Internet law

Turkey has fined global social media companies, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, 10 million lira each for not complying with a new social media law. Omer Fatih Sayan, chairman of the Information and Communication Technologies Authority, said Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Periscope, YouTube and TikTok would be fined to the tune of $1.2 million each. The […]