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Dmitri Shufutinsky is a recent graduate of Arcadia University’s masters program in International Peace and Conflict Resolution. He specializes in racial and indigenous politics in the Levant, and holds a special interest in Greek, Cypriot, and Turkish affairs.

ARTICLES BY: Dmitri Shufutinsky

January 26, 2021 5:04 am

Israel, Don’t Trust Turkey

In recent weeks, Turkey has found itself greatly isolated from the West and the Middle East. In response to that isolation, the country’s Islamist strongman,...

January 24, 2021 7:45 am

The Hellenic Countries Are Integrating Into the Middle East

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is a committed Europhile. Many Greeks, as well as Greek-Cypriots, view the EU as essential to their economic well-being, trade,...

December 20, 2020 4:54 am

Israel Needs a Caucasus Strategy

The recent clashes over the disputed Artsakh/Nagorno-Karabakh region in the southern Caucasus are threatening to start a new war between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Like many...

November 26, 2020 7:28 am

A New Lebanese Civil War?

After the Beirut explosion in the summer of 2020, Lebanon seemed poised for a revolution. The country’s economy was already in terrible shape due to...

September 14, 2020 5:44 am

Now Is the Time for the US to Revive the Cypriot Peace Talks

It has been 16 years since the last serious peace proposal for the Mediterranean island of Cyprus was put forward. The island, which was colonized...

August 19, 2020 5:25 am

The Israel-UAE Peace Agreement Spells Trouble for Ankara and Tehran

The historic normalization agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) that was revealed by President Donald Trump on August 13 is a revolutionary...

March 30, 2020 6:15 am

Turkey’s Intervention in Syria Could Bring Down Erdogan and Iran

Turkey’s war with the Assad regime in Syria brings to mind the words of the late Prime Minister Menachem Begin during the 1980-88 Iran-Iraq War:...

June 27, 2019 5:47 am

A New Strategy Towards Tehran: Exploit Iran’s Fear

The Iranian regime’s worst fear is a foreign invasion. In order to bring the mullahs to the negotiating table, the US should bring that threat...

April 30, 2019 9:26 am

US and Israel Should Help Craft Regional Policy to Contain Turkey’s Erdogan

Turkey poses a long-term threat to the security of the Middle East. Containing neo-Ottomanism requires a defensive policy that integrates Greece, Cyprus, Israel, and the...


Rapper 50 Cent Performs in Tel Aviv For the First Time in 16 Years

US rapper 50 Cent performed two shows this week at the Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, marking his return to an Israeli stage for the first time in 16...

Middle East

Iran Insists It Seeks Lasting Nuclear Deal After Talks With US Ally Qatar

Iran said on Wednesday it sought a strong and lasting nuclear agreement with world powers following talks with US ally Qatar on easing stalled efforts to revive a 2015 nuclear...

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