Columbia International Affairs Online: Policy Briefs

International Strategic Research Organization (USAK)


Established in 2004, the International Strategic Research Organisation (USAK) has gained wide recognition as Turkey's foremost source of independent and balanced information and research on a broad range of issues affecting Turkey and its region. Focusing particularly on issues of security and cooperation, USAK is one of Turkey and the world's leading organisations for the analysis of global issues, satisfying a need in Turkey, its region and the world for a body of informed opinion on these issues.

Additional Materials from International Strategic Research Organization (USAK): Working Papers

Policy Briefs

Title: 2011—A Testing Year for Turkish Foreign Policy
Authors: Özdem Sanberk
Date: April 2012

Title: Jewish Settlements: Another Name for Occupation
Authors: Osman Bahadır Dinçer, Gamze Coşkun
Date: April 2011

Title: Turkey-Ukraine Relations: High Potential, Low Voltage
Authors: Habibe Özdal, Viktoriia Demydova
Date: March 2011

Title: Turkey and Taiwan: The Relationship Seeking Its Ground
Authors: Selçuk ÇOLAKOĞLU, Arzu GÜLER
Date: January 2011