Erdogan’s New Ottoman Empire
Former Congressional staffer; Founder, The Weichert Report
IWP Class of 2016
Wednesday, May 24
The Institute of World Politics
1521 16th Street NW
This event is part of a series on the Intermarium sponsored by the Kosciuszko Chair of Polish Studies.
About the Lecture:
Brandon J. Weichert will discuss the radical new direction in Turkey’s politics and its implications for Europe, the Mideast, and the U.S. Specifically, Mr. Weichert will analyze the impact of the neo-Ottomanist ideology has on Turkey’s leader, President Recep Erdogan, and why Turkey may be a destabilizing element in NATO’s southern periphery.
This lecture is sponsored by the Kosciuszko Chair of Polish Studies and the Center for Intermarium Studies.