Refugees

The clash of interests in Idlib
The clash of interests in Idlib

Nowadays, the world has been monitoring the fragile situation in Syria's Idlib province, the last stronghold of the Syrian...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Idlib Russia Should Compromise and the US Should Help
Idlib: Russia Should Compromise and the US Should Help

Defending civilians against the brutality of the Assad regime and his allies should not only be Turkey’s responsibility....

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

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 losers of the elections was...

Friday, July 6, 2018

US Supreme Court allows Trump's refugee ban to proceed
US Supreme Court allows Trump's refugee ban to proceed

In a one-sentence order, top court says it will block lower court ruling upending the controversial policy

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Turkey arrests 3 soldiers over alleged border assault
Turkey arrests 3 soldiers over alleged border assault

4 Syrians trying to cross Turkish border also deported following legal procedures

Monday, July 31, 2017

Turkey's EU Saga Coming to a Dramatic End
Turkey's EU Saga Coming to a Dramatic End

The latest chapter in Turkey's long-drawn initiative for EU accession saw a dramatic twist last week when the world...

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Distant Suffering Images of the Syrian War
Distant Suffering: Images of the Syrian War

In the last few years, some shocking pictures coming from conflict zones have turned audiences into passive, distant...

Monday, January 9, 2017

The NuDay Initiative for the Syrian Refugees in Turkey
The NuDay Initiative for the Syrian Refugees in Turkey

While Turkey stepped in with little hesitation, most of us never took the bait and still have not done our part to find...

Friday, June 17, 2016

EU presents Turkey with plan to stem flow of refugees
EU presents Turkey with plan to stem flow of refugees

Officials say Turkey expected to bolster border security while EU offers 1 billion euros in aid for refugees. The EU...

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Turkey cannot deal with the refugee crisis alone. EU nations need to help

Our people have already made huge sacrifices hosting more than 2 million Syrian and Iraqi refugees, This is no time to...

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Europe must help refugees, but America has plenty of room to spare

Europe is guided by buffoons, bigots and bumblers. That's all I can conclude from the refugee crisis.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

20,000 march in Austria supporting refugees

Demonstrators rallied in Vienna against ill-treatment of refugees after 71 people were found dead in an abandoned truck...

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

We cannot afford more refugees, aid organization says

Turkey's opening of its doors to hundreds of thousands Syrians since the outbreak of the civil war has come at a...

Friday, July 24, 2015

Turkey to keep its doors open to refugees: PM Davutoğlu

Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu expressed the importance of resolving the refugee problem immediately at an iftar dinner...

Thursday, July 2, 2015

UN declares Turkey as host of largest number of refugees

New UN report shows that Turkey hosts largest number of refugees than rest of World. The UN’s High Commissioner for...

Friday, June 19, 2015

Amnesty International calls on Tunisia and Egypt to open borders to people fleeing violence in Libya

Amnesty International has called on Tunisia and Egypt to keep their borders open and provide safe haven to any persons...

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Turkey rescues 30 Syrian migrants from sinking boat

Turkish officials have managed to rescue all the migrants, including a child, from the sinking boat at the last minute....

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

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