Second Line of Defense’s Richard Weitz and Fracnk Znaty provide a timely update on Turkey and its role as a crossroads state. Znaty underscores that the Turkey is becoming quite different than in the Cold War and immediate post-Cold War period. He argues that we need to adjust our perceptions. And in Richard Weitz’s recent trip to Turkey he provides significant understanding of why this is so and provides overviews on key Turkish relationships. Just to take a tour through his updates is to remind one of the crossroads nature of Turkey.