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What are Strategies of the Political Opposition in Snap Elections
What are Strategies of the Political Opposition in Snap Elections?

Overall, it should be emphasized that the political opposition in Turkey still suffer to decide on their strategy for the...

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The AK Party-MHP Alliance and Turkey s Presidential System
The AK Party-MHP Alliance and Turkey’s Presidential System

The alliance-forming process between the AK Party and the MHP also revealed another tangible outcome of the presidential...

Friday, February 16, 2018

Turkish parties in unity against referendum
Turkish parties in unity against referendum

While Turkey had already started its military maneuvers in the southeastern Silopi region on September 18, a week ahead of...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Turkish opposition leader accuses Germany for supporting terrorism
Turkish opposition leader accuses Germany for supporting terrorism

Nationalist Movement Party chief backs government in dispute with Berlin

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Parties Politicians and Dispositions towards the July 15 Coup Attempt
Parties, Politicians and Dispositions towards the July 15 Coup Attempt

While the July 15 coup attempt and the immediate aftermath produced a unified synergy in favor of democracy, in the year...

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

How FETO works as an Intelligence Network and Criminal Enterprise
How FETO works as an Intelligence Network and Criminal Enterprise

On July 15, 2016, Turkey foiled a military coup attempt orchestrated by the Fetullah Gülen Terror Group (FETO), which has...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Why People said Yes in Turkey s Referendum
Why People said “Yes” in Turkey’s Referendum

If the referendum on the presidential system in Turkey was a close call for “no,” for instance with 50.1% of the total...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The Judiciary in Turkey s New Presidential System
The Judiciary in Turkey’s New Presidential System

The AK Party prepared the Constitutional amendment proposal that included a “Presidential System” and proposed this...

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

President at  lys e Palace Queen at Buckingham Palace
President at Élysée Palace, Queen at Buckingham Palace!

Despite all the illegitimate attempts aiming to depose him, Erdoğan received 51.79% of the votes in the first round of...

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Why Turkey Does Not Have a Real Opposition Party
Why Turkey Does Not Have a Real Opposition Party

The post-2002 period figures as the acceleration of Turkey’s evolution into a total state. This fundamental transformation...

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Checks and Balances in the Proposed Amendment to the Constitution
Checks and Balances in the Proposed Amendment to the Constitution of Turkey

The Turkish Presidential System, which is the center of the proposed amendment, puts limits on the powers of the president...

Monday, January 16, 2017

Democratization of the Republic through Presidentialism
Democratization of the Republic through Presidentialism

The current constitutional reform in Turkey puts a premium on democratic politics in the face of extra-political forces...

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Turkey - EU Relations recall Serge Gainsbourg s Song Je
Turkey - EU Relations recall Serge Gainsbourg’s Song: Je t’aime! Moi non plus!

At the current point, the bridge between Brussels and Ankara isn’t functioning well for both sides, as it did before;...

Thursday, December 8, 2016

The Vicious Cycle of Increasing PKK Terror and Hardening Security
The Vicious Cycle of Increasing PKK Terror and Hardening Security Policies in Turkey

The overwhelming idea in society is that the PKK is using the HDP for recruitment, propaganda and logistical support...

Monday, November 14, 2016

Turkey s Thwarted Military Coup Attempt and the Media A
Turkey’s Thwarted Military Coup Attempt and the Media: A New Visual Front for Resistance

The Internet communication platforms continued to play vital roles in convincing the people to stay at the city centers...

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Between the Privilege of Committing Crime and Political Freedoms Parliamentary
Between the Privilege of Committing Crime and Political Freedoms: Parliamentary Immunities in Turkey

The AK Party has opted for a collective regulation to remove the immunities of not just the above HDP members but of about...

Friday, April 29, 2016

Turkey announces Nov. 1 general election

Supreme Election Board declaration follows president's decision on snap poll. A fresh general election in Turkey will be...

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

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