|Great Decisions - Chapter 5: Turkey: a partner in crisis|
Event Type: Programs|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Turkey: a partner in crisis, by Ömer TaşpinarLibrary: Old Town Library
Of all NATO allies, Turkey represents the most daunting challenge for the Trump administration. In the wake of a failed military coup in July 2016, the autocratic trend in Ankara took a turn for the worse. One year on, an overwhelming majority of the population considers the United States to be their country’s greatest security threat. In the context of a worsening “clash of civilizations,” even more important than Turkey’s geostrategic position is what it represents as the most institutionally westernized Muslim country in the world.
More about this Foreign Policy Association program is at http://www.fpa.org/great_decisions/.
Location: Large Meeting Room Combo
Contact: Amy Holzworth
Contact Number: 970-221-6740