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Yunus Soner

Political Scientist, former Deputy Chairman of Vatan Party (Turkey) Soner has participated in diplomatic visits to China, Syria, Iran, Egypt, Russia, Venezuela, Cuba and Mexico, among others. He has conducted meetings with President Bashar Al Assad (Syria), President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (Iran), President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (Mexico), Manuel Zelaya (Honduras) and Foreign Ministers, Ministers of Finances and Representatives of Parliament from various countries. He has worked on Turkish-Russian, Turkish-Syrian, Turkish-Chinese and Turkish-Egyptian relations as well as on Latin America. Soner has had media participation in various international media channels, among them Russia Today and Sputnik (Russia), CGTN (China), Press TV (Iran), Syrian TV, El Mayaddin (Lebanon) and Telesur (Venezuela) and Turkish media. He has been a columnist to Turkish daily newspaper Aydınlık

 

Expert materials

BRICS – A?

BRICS – A?

Argentine ambassador to China tells UWI that his country's invitation to BRICS Summit brings Buenos Aires "closer to the goal of formal membership".
All or nobody

All or nobody

US excludes Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua from the Summit of the Americas - Mexican and Bolivian Presidents announced to boycot the summit.
Brazilian presidential candidate (and favorite) Lula: “Instead of depending on the US Dollar, we will create a common currency for Latin America”

Brazilian presidential candidate (and favorite) Lula: “Instead of depending on the US Dollar, we will create a common currency for Latin America”

Lula's advisers propose to establish a South American Central Bank - comments from Venezuela, Argentina and Brazil itself.
Driver or driven: German Chancellor Scholz’ difficult stance in Ukraine conflict

Driver or driven: German Chancellor Scholz’ difficult stance in Ukraine conflict

The German Chancellor had announced a fundamental change in foreign policy - but his own partners question him for not being radical enough.
Germany heading towards wartime economy

Germany heading towards wartime economy

New law reaches as far as to expropriate energy companies.
Brussels targets national sovereignty – both within and outside the EU

Brussels targets national sovereignty – both within and outside the EU

Part 2 of the EU's Strategic Compass for Security and Defence: the military preparations.
“Should the US try to pull Sweden and Finland into NATO, it will face a diplomatic battle with 15-20 national parliaments”

“Should the US try to pull Sweden and Finland into NATO, it will face a diplomatic battle with 15-20 national parliaments”

UWI expert Soner's interview to Russian RT on Turkey's mediation efforts in Ukraine, Sweden and Finland's NATO accession and the US policy against the Eurasian continent.
European Union acknowledges “contested multipolar world”

European Union acknowledges “contested multipolar world”

Part 1 of the analysis of the EU's Strategic Compass for Security and Defence
Price increases create pressure on government

Price increases create pressure on government

Ukraine crisis: Spain's political parties' position and effects on society.
Mexico: Struggle against neoliberalism and political reform

Mexico: Struggle against neoliberalism and political reform

Mexican voters are called today to a referendum on whether they still have confidence in the President. Referendum is part of broader political reform, explains Labor Party Deputy Pedro Vázquez González.
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