Turkey: Background and U.S. Relations

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Congress has an active role to play in shaping and overseeing U.S. relations with Turkey, and several Turkish domestic and foreign policy issues have significant relevance for U.S. interests.
This report provides background information on Turkey and discusses possible policy options for Members of Congress and the Obama Administration. U.S. relations with Turkey-a longtime North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) ally-have evolved over time as global challenges to U.S. interests have changed.

Creator(s): Zanotti, Jim
Location(s): Turkey
Creation Date: April 27, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Zanotti, Jim

Specialist in Middle Eastern Affairs

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: April 27, 2012
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Turkey
Description:

Congress has an active role to play in shaping and overseeing U.S. relations with Turkey, and several Turkish domestic and foreign policy issues have significant relevance for U.S. interests.
This report provides background information on Turkey and discusses possible policy options for Members of Congress and the Obama Administration. U.S. relations with Turkey-a longtime North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) ally-have evolved over time as global challenges to U.S. interests have changed.

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51 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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