Articles

David L.
Phillips
Huffington Post
Monday, July 17, 2017

David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, examines theories of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan knowledge or orchestration or the failed 2016 Turkish coup in the Huffington Post.

David L.
Phillips
Huffington Post
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, writes in the Huffington Post that Serbia represents the epicenter of Russia’s anti-American agenda to destabilize pro-western states.

David L.
Phillips
The Huffington Post
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, writes in the Huffington Post that the Turkish referendum held on April 16th was marred by extensive electoral fraud and a pervading climate of political fear. 

David L.
Phillips
The Huffington Post
Friday, April 14, 2017

David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, examines the legitimacy of the Turkish referendum to amend the constitution ahead of the April 16, 2017 vote.

David L.
Phillips
The Huffington Post
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, writes in the Huffington Post that former New York mayor Rudy W. Giuliani is undermining US interests by defending an Iran sanctions evader Reza Zarrab. 

David L.
Phillips
The Huffington Post
Monday, March 27, 2017

David L. Phillips writes in the Huffington Post that Macedonia needs a conflict resolution plan in order to stabilize the country and mitigate the prospect of political violence following two years of protracted political crisis.

David L.
Phillips
Daily News
Monday, March 13, 2017

David L. Phillips writes in the Daily News that the replacement for Preet Bharara, the recently fired U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, must continue the case against Reza Zarrab, a dual Iranian-Turkish national accused of violating U.S. sanctions against Iran.

David L.
Phillips
Friday, February 17, 2017

David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, addressed a Conference in the National Assembly of France on US-Turkey relations and the situation in Syria (17 February 2017). His remarks focus on US-Turkish relations. They address the prospect of improving relations between Turkey and the United States, during President Donald J. Trump’s administration. Remarks also consider potential areas of agreement between the US and Turkey, as well as flash points in US-Turkey relations. Flash points include Turkey’s demand for the extradition of Fethullah Gülen and discontinuation of US security cooperation with Syrian Kurds.

David L.
Phillips
Huffington Post
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

David L. Phillips writes in the Huffington Post that the special relationship between Kosovo and the United States is threatened by a resurgent Russia and President Trump's "American First" policy. 

David L.
Phillips
Huffington Post
Monday, January 30, 2017