Turkey’s Presence, Involvement and Engagement in the Armenia– Azerbaijan Conflict: A Reflection on Azerbaijani–Turkish Relations
The aim of this commentary is to discuss Turkey’s position on the Armenia–Azerbaijan conflict. It provides an overview of the nature of the bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Turkey and shows how they conditioned Turkey’s presence and involvement in this conflict. It particularly focuses on the Turkish stance during the Second Karabakh War and discusses future implications for security building in the South Caucasus. The commentary argues that the bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Turkey are special, exceptional, and privileged. Recent Turkish support to Azerbaijan has contributed to the deepening of these bilateral relations and will pave the way to a more diversified and institutionalized setting for further cooperation.
- 01/16/2024 Call for Submissions-Caucasus Strategic Perspectives, Volume 5, Issue 1, Summer 2024 148 views
- 08/08/2023 Call for Submissions- Caucasus Strategic Perspectives, Volume 4, Issue 2, Winter 2023 384 views
- 10/14/2020 Vicious Circle of the South Caucasus: Intra-Regional Conflicts and Geopolitical Heterogeneity 2226 views
- 07/18/2022 The Russia–Ukraine War: Perspective of Azerbaijan 1984 views
- 10/14/2020 Relevance of Non-Alignment for Azerbaijan’s Foreign and Security Policy 1931 views
- 10/14/2020 The Non-Aligned Movement: In Pursuit of Validity and Relevance in the Contemporary Global Order 1921 views