Foreign Affairs – February 6, 2013

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Foreign Affairs – February 6, 2013

Foreign Affairs

Senators hold two videoconference sessions as they resume their study on the economic and political developments in Turkey and the implications for Canadian interests.

Emiliano Alessandri, senior transatlantic fellow at the German Marshall Fund, discusses the challenges and instability that Turkey faces within the country and around its borders.

Henri Barkey, a professor at the Lehigh University in Pennsylvania, provides a synopsis of what he believes Turkey is trying to do regionally and globally.