TITLE

MEDIA COVERAGE ON IRAN AND IRAQ: IS THE EU READY TO TAKE IN TURKEY?

AUTHOR(S)
G�zkaman, Armagan
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Turkish Review of Middle East Studies;2006, Vol. 17, p121
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article investigates the European Union (EU) membership of Turkey based on news related to its neighboring countries, Iraq and Iran, as they cause concern in the international security. The author observes that winning the Iraq war was easier for the U.S.-led military operation than maintaining the peace due to the problematic security issue in the country. The security concerns for Iran include its nuclear weapons and its relations with Israel. It notes that Iraq- and Iran-related news affects Turkish bid to join the EU.
ACCESSION #
28014111

 

Related Articles

  • The Terror Ahead. Schoenfeld, Gabriel // Commentary;Nov2003, Vol. 116 Issue 4, p17 

    Looks at the incidence of terrorism and nuclear weapons-related activities in the Middle East and examines how they pose threats to global security. Impact of the 2003 U.S.-led war against Iraq; History of Iraq's nuclear program; Evidences of North Korea's nuclear initiative program; Reputation...

  • SYNTHESIS.  // Future Survey;Apr2007, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p2 

    This article focuses on various issues concerning the future. There is a broadened view of security issues worldwide, such as nuclear weapons and the problem on energy security. The Iraq Study Group has estimated $2 trillion for the final cost of the involvement of the U.S. in Iraq war. There...

  • The Root of War Is Fear. Merton, Thomas // National Catholic Reporter;4/4/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 22, p12 

    Examines the causes of war focusing on the Iraqi war which began in March 2003. Personal and moral obligations of Christians in avoiding war and preserving peace; Elimination of atheistic Communism; Religious teachings about war and peace.

  • Where the Peace Movement Went Wrong. Newman, Nathan // Dissent (00123846);Summer2003, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p12 

    Focuses on the failure of peace movements led by war opponents to prevent the Iraq war 2003. Factors behind the failure of peace movements; Suggestion by war opponents regarding escalation of efforts to restore peace; Measures taken by supporters of war to justify their plans for war pursual.

  • A school is looted, a song of peace lingers. Kelly, Kathy // National Catholic Reporter;5/9/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 27, p15 

    Comments on the musical performance of peace song in times of war in Iraq. Destruction of the Baghdad University; Indifference of Great Britain and the U.S. to the impoverished people of Iraq; Hope for world peace.

  • Consultants advise flage waving. Absher, Frank // St. Louis Journalism Review;May2003, Vol. 33 Issue 256, p16 

    Reports on allegations regarding the lack of press coverage regarding the movement against the war in Iraq. Television and radio stations who sponsored pro-war rallies; Crisis management firms hired by media companies when reports of the corporate-influence pro-war movement became public.

  • End the Occupation -- Bring the Troops Home. Powell, Sara // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Dec2003, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p83 

    On October 25, 2003 International Act Now to Stop War and End Racism (ANSWER) and United for Peace and Justice (UFPJ) united at the Washington Monument in the national capital to demand an end to the U.S. occupation of Iraq, and that American troops be brought home. About 100,000 diverse...

  • One of the Things We're Saying -- Is Give . Jillette, Penn // Regulation;Spring2003, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p68 

    Presents an article on peace and the U.S.-led war in Iraq. Stance of the late singer John Lennon on war; Sentiments on war and peace.

  • A Visitation. Rufft, Ellen // America;10/22/2007, Vol. 197 Issue 12, p19 

    The article describes the author's experience in a war protest for Iraq in the U.S. where she met a young man and an older woman from Iraq. The woman and the young man thanked the group who are protesting the war in Iraq and advocating peace. The woman was a medical doctor and had just arrived...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics