Turkish Foreign Policy and Relations with the West - Roundtable

30 September 2010

Murat Mercan, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the Turkish Grand Assembly, Alexandros Yannis, Member of Cabinet of Baroness Catherine Ashton, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Marietje Schaake, MEP & Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the European Parliament and Sinan Ulgen, Visit Scholar, Carnegie Europe.

This panel of experts discussed the myths and facts of Turkish foreign policy including looking at whether or not Turkey is drifting away from the West in light of strengthened ties with countries in the Middle East and Russia.