Archive for ‘Steven Cook’

Briefs & Analysis

The Deep State Mirage in Turkey

The so-called “deep state” is like dark matter. There is wide belief in countries like Turkey, Egypt, and Pakistan that it exists, but no one […] More

Briefs & Analysis

Differences and Distrust

The U.S. and Egypt remain allies  although relations have been strained since the 2011 Egyptian revolution, which resulted in the ousting of then-President Hosni Mubarak. […] More

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A Prolonged Period of Uncertainty

In the late 1970s, Turkey experienced a convulsion of political violence between leftist and rightist factions that killed almost five thousand people by the time […] More