Belkıs Kılıçkaya

Belkıs Kılıçkaya

Kılıçkaya worked as a journalist for Cumhuriyet and Milliyet newspapers. In 1992 she moved to Paris and completed her studies in International Relations. After returning to Turkey in 2009, Kılıçkaya started working for Habertürk. In 2016, she formed a three-part documentary on DAESH.
How Old is France s Latest Syria Move

How Old is France’s Latest Syria Move?

April 2, 2018
The statements issued by Élysée Palace regarding the Macron-SDF meeting stressed the male and female parity within the delegation. But they did not touch on the fact that many international NGOs issued various reports indicating that the YPG and PKK terror groups, which adopt an ideology with Stalinist and fascist elements, armed 10-year-old children and made 15-16 year-old children organize kamikaze attacks.
CHP s Possible Strategies for the 2019 Election

CHP’s Possible Strategies for the 2019 Election

March 26, 2018
From the 1970s onwards, Erbakan established four different political parties – all which were shut down by military coups or judiciaries serving tutelage regimes. The CHP is known to have served as the civilian leg of the tutelage regime that polarized the nation through secularism and the Kurdish question for years and acted as the fiercest opponent of the Erbakan wing.
Politics versus Justice in the US Iran Sanctions Case

Politics versus Justice in the US: Iran Sanctions Case

December 22, 2017
Everyone is aware that despite Halkbank being a completely different case, the super-powerful US could have fined the bank – there was no need for Zarrab to be a witness or for Atilla to be a defendant. However, the US did not take the course of action as it had done with other banks.
Where does Meral Aksener s Iyi Party stand in Turkish

Where does Meral Aksener’s Iyi Party stand in Turkish Politics?

December 16, 2017
In order to appeal to all political factions, Aksener has gathered various figures, who are mostly irrelevant and incompatible to each other. The commonality between these individuals is that while they have been active in politics for many years, they have been unsuccessful and, thus, forgotten by the public.
FETO and its Role in Stoking the Kurdish Issue

FETO and its Role in Stoking the Kurdish Issue

August 21, 2017
How the PKK dug trenches in many cities, especially in Diyarbakır, in order to start a war despite the people's objections was made clear after the July 15 coup attempt. The FETO-member military officers and pilots bombed the Parliament with F-16s that flew from Diyarbakır.
Germany's quot New Free Policy quot

Germany's "New Free Policy"

July 21, 2017
There is a newspaper, published in Frankfurt and sold along with Frankfurter Allgemeine, Le Monde, Le Figaro, El Pais and The Guardian at kiosks in Europe: Yeni Özgür Politika (New Free Policy). It's published in Turkish and this year the newspaper celebrates its 11th anniversary. However, the newspaper deems those who don't support the PKK or criticize the terrorist organization as "collaborators", "threatening", "killing" and headlining that they were "punished" which "intimidates the rest" are considered as a part of the freedom of expression and thought in Germany.
How Gülen adopted the Assassin s Strategy

How Gülen adopted the Assassin’s Strategy

July 15, 2017
Even if Fetullah Gülen did not examine and take after Hassan-i Sabbah and his Hashashin – which is very possible – it's definite that he uses the same strategy and methods in his campaign for power veiled by religion. Some may argue that they don't share any similarities as Sabbah and the Hashashin are known for their zealotry and for coining the term "assassin" for the Western civilization.
The Journey of a Soul Ayşe Şasa

The Journey of a Soul: Ayşe Şasa

June 28, 2017
An elderly woman said "You assume that life is over, but it suddenly starts over, again and again." Ayşe Şasa, one of the most prominent screenwriters of Turkish cinema, passed away on June 16 2014, at the age of 73. She said that there was no death, only a life that was deeper than life; indeed, the book which tells the story of her life is aptly named The Journey of a Soul.
Why DAESH is So Pleasant to Israel

Why DAESH is So Pleasant to Israel

May 15, 2017
Daesh, the world’s most modern and sadistic terrorist organization – known for putting people into cages and burning them, selling women they have captured as slaves, lining people up and beheading them one by one – has courteous relations with one country: Israel. Israel’s former Minister of Defense Moshe Ya’alon raised eyebrows this April by saying “There was one case recently where Daesh opened fire and apologized.
Is Marine Le Pen Far Right in the French Presidential

Is Marine Le Pen Far Right in the French Presidential Elections?

May 7, 2017
The French are getting more used to far right by the day. The enemies and targets of the far right movements change, but their ideas are the same. It could be said that after a couple of decades of inactivity, they are full of life now. As they’re no longer contained in the far right parties but exist within both right-wing and left-wing party, this wasn’t a challenge.