Aynur Kerimu

Aynur Kerimu is currently an analyst at The Jamestown Foundation. She is a recent graduate of Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service, where she earned a master’s degree in Asian Studies with certificates in Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies, as well as Global Human Development. Her expertise is focused on China and wider Eurasia, with an emphasis on politics, security, and the international economy. Previously, she studied and worked in China and Türkiye in finance and journalism.

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    Türkiye Strengthens Pivot Toward China

    Executive Summary: Turkish Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan’s visit to Xinjiang underscores an expanding partnership with China, signaling a shift in Türkiye’s approach to the Uyghur issue and demonstrating a renewed focus on strengthening