All posts by Alejandro Salamanca Rodríguez

Why Erdoğan looks to the East: Turkey’s potential membership to the SCO

Does Turkey really want to leave the EU and join the SCO, approaching the Moscow-Beijing axis? Alejandro Salamanca Rodríguez assess whether this Erdoğan 's move is a bluff to play in the negotiations with Brussels, or if it is really...

/ 15 January 2017

A different kingdom: Bahrain’s many narratives in the Arabian Gulf

The Kingdom of Bahrain is often portrayed as one of the most developed economies in the Arabian Gulf. However, there is an uncomfortable alternative narrative about this small group of islands. A narrative focused on state repression, censorship and political...

/ 7 December 2016