Dr. Can Kasapoğlu

Dr. Can Kasapoğlu


Research Division: EU/Europe
Fellow

can.kasapoglu(at)swp-berlin.org

Since 2013 Defense Analyst, Center for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies, Istanbul

2017 - 2018 Visiting Fellow, Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique, Paris

2016 - 2017 Visiting Fellow, NATO Cooperative Cyber Defense Center of Excellence, Tallinn

2015 - 2016 Eisenhower Fellow, NATO Defense College, Rome

2011 - 2012 Visiting Fellow, The Begin – Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, Ramat Gan

PhD Turkish War College, Strategic Researches Institute, 2011

M.Sc. Turkish Military Academy, Defense Sciences Institute

Areas of Expertise:

Syria, Defence and security policy / Armed forces

War Studies, Strategic Weapon Systems, Emerging Security Challenges, NATO Transformation, Global Defense Modernization Trends,  Geopolitics, Hybrid Warfare,  Middle East


SWP Publications (selection):

Can Kasapoğlu

Beyond Obama’s Red Lines: The Syrian Arab Army and Chemical Warfare

SWP Comment 2019/C 27, June 2019, 4 Pages

doi:10.18449/2019C27


Can Kasapoğlu

Why and How NATO Should Adapt to a New Mediterranean Security Environment

SWP Comment 2019/C 15, March 2019, 4 Pages

doi:10.18449/2019C15


Can Kasapoğlu

Control of the Syrian Airspace

Russian Geopolitical Ambitions and Air Threat Assessment

SWP Comment 2018/C 14, April 2018, 4 Pages

External Publications (selection):

Can Kasapoğlu

What Awaits the Syrian Arab Army?

Will it turn into Hezbollah or return to its Cold War origins?

in: nationalinterest.org, 20.01.2019
Can Kasapoğlu

The ticking bomb of Idlib

in: edam.org.tr, September 2018
Can Kasapoğlu

Russia's Renewed Military Thinking: Non-Linear Warfare and Reflexive Control

in: ndc.nato.int, Nato Defense College, Research Paper 121, 10.10.2017

Media quotes (selection):

Berlin: Suriye'de kalıcı siyasi süreç başlamalı

Alman hükümeti Türkiye ile Rusya arasında varılan İdlib mutabakatının "iyi bir işaret" olduğunu ancak tek başına yeterli olmadığını açıkladı. Berlin, Suriye'de "kalıcı" bir siyasi sürecin başlaması gerektiğini savunuyor.

in: dw.com, 18.09.2018