Oct 12, 2011 Ankara

Ted Picone, Deputy Director of the Brooking Institute in the US, Faiz Shakir, Deputy Chairman of the Center for American Progress and Richard Weitz, Director of the Hudson Institute, visited SAM on October 12, 2011. During the visit the issues of Turkey-US Relations and global and regional developments were discussed.

The visit also dealt with such issues as relations between Turkey-Russia and Turkey-Iran, the Arab Spring and Turkey-US cooperation in terms of regional politics.