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Established in 2004, the International Strategic Research Organisation (USAK) works on Turkey-Armenia relations as part of its area studies programme. USAK's director since 14 June 2010 is Özdem Sanberk, a retired top diplomat. From 1985 to 1987 Sanberk was Chief Foreign Policy Advisor to then Prime Minister Turgut Özal. From 1987 to 1991 he served as Ambassador to the European Union. From 1995 to 2000 he was Ambassador to the United Kingdom. He retired in 2000 and worked as the Director of the Turkish Economic and Social Studies Foundation (TESEV) until September 2003.

 

 

 

Sedat Laciner, who had been the director since the foundation of USAK in 2004, now works as its General Coordinator. Laciner published a book in Turkish entitled "Turks and Armenians, an International Relations Study" in 2004.

E-mail: slaciner@gmail.com

USAK Centre for Central Asian and Caucasian Studies researchers and experts

 

Turgut Demirtepe

Turgut Demirtepe is the head of Central Asian Studies at USAK. He is also the editor of the Journal of Central Asian and Caucasian Studies (Orta Asya ve Kafkasya Arastirmalari Dergisi). He also lectures on Politics and Political Sociology at Aksaray University.

 

 

Kamer Kasim
Kamer Kasim is a Turkish International Relations lecturer and a researcher at USAK.

 

Guner Özkan
Guner Özkan is a specialist in international relations. He is working as an expert on security issues in the Caucasus and Caspian regions at USAK.

Hasan Selim Özertem
Hasan Selim Ozertem is a researcher studying Eurasia and International Relations, with particular reference to the Caspian Region, Russia and energy.

Uluslararasi Stratejik Arastirmalar Kurumu
Ayten Sokagi, No: 21, Mebusevleri
Tandogan, Ankara.

Tel: +90 312 212 28 86 (PBX)
Fax: +90 312 212 25 84

Centre for Central Asian and Caucasian Studies
E-mail: info@usak.org.uk; merkez.usak@gmail.com
Web: www.usak.org.tr/EN/merkez.asp?id=17

August 2010

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