The New Turkey

The New Turkey

The New Turkey is a news-analysis portal dedicated to cover the issues on the agenda of Turkey and the world. The New Turkey covers a wide range of topics including domestic, regional and global politics, economy and intellectual currents.
How realistic is the Armenian call to normalize relations with

How realistic is the Armenian call to normalize relations with Turkey?

December 12, 2018
During a press conference after gaining an absolute majority in last Sunday’s elections, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said: “We are ready to build direct relations with Turkey without any precondition.”
Saudi Arabia refuses to hand over Khashoggi murder suspects

Saudi Arabia refuses to hand over Khashoggi murder suspects

December 10, 2018
During the 39th Gulf Cooperation Council Summit, which Qatar did not attend at the highest political level, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubair stated that his country will not extradite any suspects to the Turkish authorities regarding the Khashoggi murder. “We don’t extradite our citizens.”
Senate proposal MBS responsible for killing of Khashoggi

Senate proposal: MBS responsible for killing of Khashoggi

December 7, 2018
6 top U.S. senators from cross-party lines have introduced a scathing resolution to hold the Saudi Crown Prince accountable for the killing of Khashoggi. The proposal states that the Senate “has a high level of confidence” that MBS “was complicit in the murder.”
Türkiye Scholarships and the Scope of Turkish Diplomacy

Türkiye Scholarships and the Scope of Turkish Diplomacy

December 7, 2018
Türkiye Scholarships will eventually become the most important diplomacy tool of Turkey to widen its scope of influence and soft power in countries that it attracts students from.
US Senator High chance MBS was behind Khashoggi killing

US Senator: High chance MBS was behind Khashoggi killing

December 6, 2018
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham told reporters, "You have to be willfully blind not to come to the conclusion that this was orchestrated and organized by people under the command of MBS."
Sean Penn to document Jamal Khashoggi

Sean Penn to document Jamal Khashoggi

December 6, 2018
Sean Penn arrived in Istanbul to shoot a documentary about the Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi who was brutally murdered in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2.
Creating the ecosystem for education in Turkey

Creating the ecosystem for education in Turkey

December 3, 2018
2,489 Occupational and Technical Anatolian High Schools, 633 multi-program Anatolian High Schools and 372 Occupational Education Centers were evaluated with an external quality assessment.
Turkey's ministries to provide education to the unfortunate in prison

Turkey's ministries to provide education to the unfortunate in prison

November 30, 2018
A protocol has been signed between the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Justice for the education of convicts, detainees, and those on probation.
The rules of the game are changing President Erdogan s

The ‘rules of the game’ are changing: President Erdogan’s remarks at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation meeting in Istanbul

November 29, 2018
Emphasizing the importance of cooperation, Erdogan highlighted the importance of regional unity among Muslim countries and stated, “The more we boost our trade among COMCEC members, the stronger we will be.”
Crown Prince Salman visits Egypt ahead of G20 amid activists

Crown Prince Salman visits Egypt ahead of G20 amid activists’ protests

November 27, 2018
The controversy as to whether Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman will attend the G20 remained high on the political agenda. A new aspect added to this debate was reported by The Guardian, which claimed that Argentina prosecutors are considering charges against MbS at the G20.