Turkey’s Evolving Strategic Balance with China, Japan and South Korea


Selcuk Colakoglu

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 235


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: October 8, 2013
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Selcuk Colakoglu, Visiting Research Fellow with the Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies at the National Defense University in Washington, D.C., explains that "While Turkey's relationship with Japan and South Korea will continue to develop, it is the economic relationship with China that will continue to the primary focus for Turkish policymakers."

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