Atilla's Musings

Trouble in Paradise


Our close friend and an excellent equity analyst Mr. Ercan Uysal wrote a piece on Turkish debt problem in my English language website PA Intelligence. The preface says: Turkish corporate profits

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Turkey-US seek new ground in ISIL fight


The United States wants to ramp up joint efforts with Turkey to destroy the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Iraq and Syria, but expects Ankara to be part of integrated efforts with

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Turkey’s Erdogan struggles to realise his Middle East ambitions


The offensive into Jarablus in August was ostensibly to fight Isis but also to push back the Syrian Kurds, whom Ankara considers an extension of outlawed Turkish Kurdish groups, from the border

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