Between Obama and McCain: The Turkish Dilemma

Turks attach a particular significance to the upcoming US elections for reasons going beyond their individual feelings about Bush, McCain or Obama. This is an expected outcome because Turkey is one of the few “friendly” countries that would be directly affected by the policies and style of the new American president. Turkey had a special […]

TUSIAD: “The Armenian Genocide Resolution May Lead to Unforeseen Consequences in the Region”

The Turkish Industrialists’ and Businessmen’s Association (TUSIAD) expresses its regrets and concerns over the passage by the House Committee on Foreign Affairs of H. Res. 106, Armenian genocide resolution, labeling the tragic events that took place during the first World War as genocide. TUSIAD stresses that this contentious resolution may lead to irreversible consequences in […]

TUSIAD Sends Letter on the Armenian Genocide Resolution to all Members of the US Congress

TURKISH INDUSTRIALISTS’ AND BUSINESSMEN’S ASSOCIATION WASHINGTON OFFICE September 14, 2007 Dear Representative Nancy Pelosi, I am writing to you in my capacity as the chairperson of Turkish Industrialists’ and Businessmen’s Association (TUSIAD), to share with you my serious concern to see renewed efforts in the U.S. House of Representatives to debate H. Res. 106, “Affirmation […]