Gilbert Achcar, Professor of Development Studies and International Relations, at SOAS, University of London, speaks to Medyascope.Tv‘s Işın Eliçin on Donald Trump’s election, on the global rise of far-right, on the latest developments in Turkey and its aspirations to become a big brother for the region and its people, on Kurds, on Syria & Egypt and on the prospects for a brighter future for the region. This interview also aims to serve as an introduction to his latest book, “Morbid Symptoms: Relapse In the Arab Uprising”
Important headlines from the interview:
I think Trump will be no friends of the Kurds. I expect him to stop the involvement of US troops with YPG.