Could economic crisis mean the end of
Could economic crisis mean the end of Turkey's Erdogan? | Gokhan Bacik The Arab WeeklyEric J. Zurcher, an expert on Turkey, said in an interview with ahvalnews.com that only an economic crisis could stop Turkey's drift towards fascism.
Posted on 14 October 2018 | 12:00 am
The Rise of Democracy in Turkey Threatens
The Rise of Democracy in Turkey Threatens President Erdoğan's Rule Pacific StandardWhile most of the attention is focused on the growing economic crisis in the country, Recep Erdoğan must deal with another serious problem: democratic dissent.
Posted on 28 August 2018 | 12:00 am
Turkish currency isn't the real problem for
Turkish currency isn't the real problem for Erdoğan, it's democracy The Conversation - USTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is presiding over the damaging loss of value of the Turkish currency, the lira, against foreign currencies. It's the most ...
Posted on 27 August 2018 | 12:00 am
Will Erdogan acquiesce to ally's amnesty
Will Erdogan acquiesce to ally's amnesty pressure? Al-MonitorTurkey's Nationalist Action Party is likely to use its kingmaker's position in parliament to press for a comprehensive amnesty, a proposal the government has so ...
Posted on 5 July 2018 | 12:00 am
Is Turkey headed for IMF bailout? -
Is Turkey headed for IMF bailout? Al-MonitorAn increasing number of observers see an inevitable prospect of Turkey seeking an IMF bailout, yet the country is not on its beam-ends yet and the outcome of ...
Posted on 31 May 2018 | 12:00 am
The US has no equivalent to the Turkish deep
The US has no equivalent to the Turkish deep state AhvalSupporters of U.S. President Donald Trump have often blamed a “deep state” within the government bureaucracy for undermining the president but Dov S.
Posted on 21 February 2018 | 12:00 am
World War 3: Turkish politician promises to
World War 3: Turkish politician promises to INVADE GREECE if victorious in the election Express.co.ukTURKEY'S leader of the Republican People's Party (CHP) has threatened to invade “18 Greek islands in the Aegean Sea” if he comes to power that could trigger ...
Posted on 20 February 2018 | 12:00 am
Think There's a Deep State? Take a Look at
Think There's a Deep State? Take a Look at Turkey. The National Interest OnlineThere is no American equivalent to the Turkish deep state, or even an Israeli one, if it exists in the latter at all.
Posted on 18 February 2018 | 12:00 am
Opinion | Turkey's Good-Governance
Opinion | Turkey's Good-Governance Referendum The New York TimesDon't listen to the critics. Turks are voting for democratic reforms.
Posted on 14 April 2017 | 12:00 am
Suleyman Demirel, stalwart of Turkish
Suleyman Demirel, stalwart of Turkish politics, dies at 90 Washington PostSuleyman Demirel, a leading figure in the public life of Turkey during the last half of the 20th century, whose seven terms as prime minister and one as president ...
Posted on 17 June 2015 | 12:00 am
Turkish women's rights beyond Islamists and
Turkish women's rights beyond Islamists and secularists Washington PostOn Nov. 24, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced at a women's rights conference that he did not believe in gender equality because it ...
Posted on 10 December 2014 | 12:00 am
Former PM Ecevit commemorated, with joint
Former PM Ecevit commemorated, with joint CHP-DSP ceremony for the first time Daily SabahFormer Prime Minister Bülent Ecevit was commemorated in the eighth year of his death on Wednesday, in Ankara and other provinces. A ceremony was held in.
Posted on 5 November 2014 | 12:00 am
Turkey's female MPs wear headscarves in
Turkey's female MPs wear headscarves in parliament for the first time The GuardianFour female MPs wearing headscarves walked into Turkey's parliament in Ankara on Thursday, marking the end of a ban emphatically imposed since the early ...
Posted on 31 October 2013 | 12:00 am
Turkish Cypriot leader Denktas dies - CNN -
Turkish Cypriot leader Denktas dies - CNN CNNRauf Denktas, the first president of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, died Friday in Nicosia after a long illness, the self-declared republic's current leader ...
Posted on 14 January 2012 | 12:00 am