Sheth Jerjis: Turkish national policy had never paid attention to the sufferings of the Iraqi Turkmen

Instability in the Middle East, including Iran, Iraq, and Syria, creates difficulties for the entire population of these countries; however, sometimes, minorities become victims of repression, massacres, or political games.One of such minorities, who inhabit the countries mentioned above, is Iraqi TurkmenWe discussed the current state of Iraqi Turkmen with Sheth Jerjis, Chairman of the Iraqi Turkmen Human Rights Research Foundation.We know that during the reign of Saddam Hussein, Iraq’s government was taking measures to assimilate Turkmen and change the ethnic composition of cities densely populated by Turkmen.What is the situation in today’s Iraq? The details on the situation of…

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East-West Special Force in Exercise

Nandini Dash* On May 11th, 2021 there was an east-west special force in exercise seen in camp Ainoura, Sasebo, Japan. While there is an anti-Asian reprove drawing attention for many years, this joint exercise has a different tale. Amphibian forces of Japan, France, and the USA together in the drilling which is named ‘ARC21’. In the present context the history of the 3 partners are: Japan – Two Asian countries, China and Japan are the second and third largest global economy respectively. Although they have improved trade relations, yet war history memory is still alive in storehouses. As the year…

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