News & Media
Halil Karaveli Interviewed in ABC News Australia on the Turkey Coup Attempt
“We do not have the full picture, but everything suggests that this coup was triggered by the power struggle that has been raging for several years now between President Erdogan and the cleric Fethullah Gülen”
Gareth Jenkins in iNews on the Reasons Why the Turkey Coup Failed
“This coup was obviously planned quite well but using a playbook from the 1970s”
Halil Karaveli in Aftonbladet on the Failed Coup Attempt in Turkey
July 16, 2016: Halil M. Karaveli was interviewed by Aftonbladet on the failed coup attempt in Turkey.
Svante Cornell was Quoted in Expressen on the Turkey Coup
“Om du spenderar fem år på att underminera alla institutioner, så kommer det här som resultat. Turkiet blir alltmer instabilt, vi ser det i form av terrorattacker, en volatil ekonomi och ökad vänskapskorruption. Hela stabiliteten i landet urholkas och det möjliggör att sådana här saker händer.”
Svante Cornell in Video Interview in Aftonbladet on Erdogan’s Politics
July 16, 2016: Svante Cornell was interviewed in Aftonbladet on Erdogan har fått all politik att handla om honom.
S. Frederick Starr was Quoted on Kazakhstan’s U.N. Security Council seat
“A dimension on Kazakhstan’s new role at the U.N., easily overlooked, is that it confirms Kazakhstan’s sovereignty and viability at a time when President Vladimir Putin is working opportunistically yet systematically to draw Kazakhstan and other members of his Eurasian Economic Union into Russia’s political orbit, as well as its economic sphere”
ISDP Wishes you a Happy Summer!
ISDP will take a break in July. We wish to thank all our partners for their cooperation during the first half of 2016, and we look forward to starting new initiatives, receiving your comments about our work, and meeting you at our events and seminars in the fall. ISDP will still be active on social media during […]
Dr. Niklas Swanström Appointed Guest Professor at LeShan Normal University
Niklas Swanström, Director of ISDP, was appointed Guest Professor at LeShan Normal University on July 7, 2016. On the same day, Dr. Swanström also held a much appreciated lecture on China’s Challenges and opportunities in OBOR at the University.
Sangsoo Lee was Quoted on China’s Rise toward Power
July 7, 2016: Sangsoo Lee was quoted in the World People Article 瑞典专家：中国正积极担起大国形象
Findings from the 2016 Security Jam
Read the report containing the top recommendations from the 2016 Security Jam, organized by Friends of Europe in April 2016.