Turkey Military Coup

What Happened on July 15
What Happened on July 15?

Two years has passed since the July 15 military coup attempt. But what exactly happened on that night?

Monday, July 16, 2018

A Textbook Example How the Gulenist Cult Became a Terrorist
A Textbook Example: How the Gulenist Cult Became a Terrorist Organization

If terror is the use of violence by non-state actors targeting civilians in order to achieve their political objectives,...

Saturday, September 29, 2018

FETO's German Wing and the Supreme Court
FETO's German Wing and the Supreme Court

Surely there is a Supreme Court in Berlin today. But it is alarming that a state of law who is the founding member of the...

Monday, July 23, 2018

President Erdogan Revolutionizes Civil-Military Relations
President Erdogan Revolutionizes Civil-Military Relations

There is a need for a comprehensive strategic roadmap for Turkey’s civil-military relations and for the strategic...

Friday, July 20, 2018

Has Turkey Closed the Door for Military Coups Forever
Has Turkey Closed the Door for Military Coups Forever?

It should be stressed that the presidential leadership was a crucial factor in the failure of the attempt. By calling the...

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The Legacy of the July 15 Coup Attempt for Turkish
The Legacy of the July 15 Coup Attempt for Turkish Democracy

We will certainly continue to debate the reverberations of the July 15 coup attempt and its legacy for the country. But...

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

What July 15 Means for Turkish Society
What July 15 Means for Turkish Society

There have been some studies analyzing the psychological aspects of the coup attempt and its perpetrator. All these...

Monday, July 16, 2018

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 love of democracy, while...

Sunday, July 15, 2018

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 structure and activities were...

Sunday, July 15, 2018

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 efficient precautions to have...

Sunday, July 15, 2018

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 their leader - Fetullah...

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Sisi s Re-Election and the Western Stance How the West
Sisi’s Re-Election and the Western Stance: How the West Failed in Egypt

While Egypt witnessed a guideline example of an undemocratic election process, the Western “democracies” such as the U.S....

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Does the 1997 Coup Trial Suffice to Confront the History
Does the 1997 Coup Trial Suffice to Confront the History of Coups?

The room for maneuver created by the strong reaction to the 2016 coup attempt by the Turkish public and politicians must...

Saturday, March 3, 2018

The Political Economy of the Post-modern Coup
The Political Economy of the “Post-modern” Coup

One of the most tragic features of the era in terms of the relationship between politics and economics was that retired...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Will the 1997 Memorandum Last a Thousand Years
Will the 1997 Memorandum Last a Thousand Years?

As pro-democratic political and public actors change power balances in their favor, coup attempts become unable to achieve...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

What Happened in Turkey on February 28
What Happened in Turkey on February 28?

Those who claim that February 28 was not a coup are only trying to cover up their own crimes. I’m not sure who coined the...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

The Lost Human Capital of 28 February 1997 Post-modern Coup
The Lost Human Capital of 28 February 1997: Post-modern Coup Turkey

Lessons must be taken from the mistakes of the past, and from the impact of the headscarf ban, which resulted in the...

Monday, March 13, 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

1982 Constitution and the Politics in the Grip of Bureaucratic
1982 Constitution and the Politics in the Grip of Bureaucratic Tutelage

These being the basic functions of a constitution, the Turkish Constitution of 1982 brought forth, since it came into...

Monday, March 7, 2016

Who Has the Right to Make a Constitution
Who Has the Right to Make a Constitution?

Notwithstanding the significance of debates around the content and the wording of a constitution the question of who has...

Monday, March 7, 2016

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