Aaron Sebag is a graduate of the American University’s School of International Service. He received his MA in US Foreign Policy and has worked closely on issues affecting US-Turkish relations and US energy concerns in the Persian Gulf. Sebag has also served as a contributing columnist for the Brussels-based journal New Europe.
As the AKP continues to address Turkey's internal political reforms and growing domestic challenges, it may soon discover that its leadership will be compromised by its reticence to establish and entrench the necessary standards needed for the country to sustain itself as a dominant regional power.
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