Türkiye's parliamentary elections and the first round of the presidential contest were held on May 14. The final results, after a second round of voting for the presidency scheduled for May 28, will have a major impact on the geopolitical balance and could plunge Türkiye itself into a disastrous internecine feud.
Wang Huiyao, the founding president of the influential Chinese think tank Center for China and Globalization (CCG), summarised in late February his perspective on the West's approach to geopolitics in an opinion piece, which more broadly reflects the typical thinking of Chinese leadership and society.
The United Arab Emirates was officially granted Dialogue Partner status on the sidelines of the Council of Foreign Ministers Meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), which took place in Goa, India last week, Gulf News reported.
The Assembly of People of Kazakhstan (APK) efficiently implements the principles of coexistence and interaction of different cultures, which has become the most urgent challenge facing our modern world, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said at a plenary session of the APK on April 27, the Astana Times wrote, referring to Akorda press service.