Turkey

The Role of Turkey's Diyanet During the July 15 Coup

The Role of Turkey's Diyanet During the July 15 Coup Attempt

People were invited to take the streets not only for the love of God or country, but also for the...

FETO Portrait of a Terrorist Organization

FETO: Portrait of a Terrorist Organization

We must not forget that FETO is the product of an 'intelligence thinking' and the group's...

Turkey's State of Emergency Has Targeted FETO

Turkey's State of Emergency Has Targeted FETO

After the events during which police officers and the military clashed, the necessary and...

How FETO Became Fanatic and Dogmatic

How FETO Became Fanatic and Dogmatic

There was never innocence within FETO and the members of the criminal cult only paid respect to...

Barzani Back in Turkey Towards Re-building Relations

Barzani Back in Turkey: Towards Re-building Relations?

The KRG is also not happy with the presence of the PKK in its region. As PM Barzani stated 5 days...

PKK Kamikazes Lotus Flower and Dessert

PKK, Kamikazes, Lotus Flower and Dessert

The PKK does not only announce their acts with the notes they leave near the victims’ bodies....

Reflections on Turkey s New Cabinet and Presidential System

Reflections on Turkey’s New Cabinet and Presidential System

When names in the new cabinet are examined, it is seen that the main trigger behind its formation...

How intra-Kurdish Differences Prevail in Eastern Turkey

How intra-Kurdish Differences Prevail in Eastern Turkey

A final finding of the June 24 elections in Turkey is that neither Turkey’s eastern votes nor its...

A Uni-Multipolar Moment in Turkish Politics

A Uni-Multipolar Moment in Turkish Politics

The Turkish political system is not unipolar, in which a single party acts unilaterally, but has...

Is Nationalism on the Rise in Turkey

Is Nationalism on the Rise in Turkey?

Parties that adopted traditional nationalist discourse lost the elections. One of the biggest...

They Would Have Crucified Me

“They Would Have Crucified Me”

The trauma experienced by the CHP electorate since the election day is surely in the realm of...

Will Turkey Achieve Social Cohesion after the June 24 Elections

Will Turkey Achieve Social Cohesion after the June 24 Elections?

The post-June 24 elections era in Turkey will not nurture the character of a society of rivals....

Muharrem Ince vs Kemal Kilicdaroglu Who ll Win This Time

Muharrem Ince vs. Kemal Kilicdaroglu: Who’ll Win This Time?

Despite all the similarities, there is a significant difference between the latest mobilization...

What to Make of the June 24 Elections in Eastern

What to Make of the June 24 Elections in Eastern Turkey

In the eastern cities of Turkey, where the ethnic Kurdish population is in significant numbers,...

Turkey s Post-election Foreign Policy Agenda

Turkey’s Post-election Foreign Policy Agenda

The election results brought more space for maneuver for President Erdogan in domestic politics,...

Turkey s Election and Erdogan s Middle East Policy

Turkey’s Election and Erdogan’s Middle East Policy

Turkey is likely to become a more influential actor in the politics of the Middle East. It is...

Taking Stock of Turkey's Historic Elections

Taking Stock of Turkey's Historic Elections

The June 24 elections were the first general elections that were held in the aftermath of the...

What do the 24 June Election Results Tell Us

What do the 24 June Election Results Tell Us?

It would not be wrong to state that the main objective of the opposition parties, which was to...

The Road Ahead After the June 24 Elections

The Road Ahead After the June 24 Elections

Having handled serious domestic and foreign policy crises over the years, including party closure...

The Victory of Turkish Democracy

The Victory of Turkish Democracy

The turnout in the elections was higher than 85 percent, which proves the health of Turkish...

Ditches Against Peace Terror Against Politics

Ditches Against Peace, Terror Against Politics

During the ditch terror that the PKK inflicted, half of the population in Sırnak’s Cizre and...

Projections for Sunday's Elections in Turkey

Projections for Sunday's Elections in Turkey

Many would bet for a victory for Erdogan but with a divided parliament, which will make politics...

Post-Nation State in the Middle East and the Turkish Model

Post-Nation State in the Middle East and the Turkish Model

The Turkish model, offered by the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) after 2002, presents a...

Demirtas's Armed Heroes in his Speech for Peace

Demirtas's Armed Heroes in his Speech for Peace

Here is my call for Demirtas. Next time you want to make it clear that you should not be in jail...