Turkish Politics

Turkey's Political Parties Set their Local Election Strategies
Turkey's Political Parties Set their Local Election Strategies

What do the political parties in Turkey plan for the local elections 2019? What will be their local elections strategies?...

Monday, October 15, 2018

Candidate or Political Party Who will the Turkish Public Choose
Candidate or Political Party? Who will the Turkish Public Choose in Local Elections?

It is important to understand the transformation of the “urban” in the last decade in order to understand the boundaries...

Monday, October 1, 2018

What does Turkey s Map of Political Alliances Look Like
What does Turkey’s Map of Political Alliances Look Like for the Upcoming Local Elections?

What makes the upcoming local elections more important than a simple vote to determine local administrators is the fact...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

What do People Expect From a Mayor
What do People Expect From a Mayor?

Nowadays, the questions of “what is the true character of a successful mayor” and “what do people expect from mayors” has...

Monday, September 24, 2018

How Do We Remember Adnan Menderes in Contemporary Turkish Politics
How Do We Remember Adnan Menderes in Contemporary Turkish Politics?

Most people still are in the opinion that Turkey owes much to Adnan Menderes due to his struggle for democracy, because...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Can CHP and HDP Form an Alliance in Turkey's 2019
Can CHP and HDP Form an Alliance in Turkey's 2019 Local Elections?

Even though the CHP’s strategy in local elections is not clear yet, taking into consideration discussions made, it is...

Monday, September 17, 2018

Turkey nabs key suspect of 2013 Reyhanli attack
Turkey nabs key suspect of 2013 Reyhanli attack

Following an operation conducted by Turkey's intelligence organization, Yusuf Nazik was brought to Turkey from Syria's...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Turkey 760 PKK terrorists 'neutralized' in 3 months
Turkey: 760 PKK terrorists 'neutralized' in 3 months

During operations conducted by the Turkish Armed Forces between June 1 - August 31, 760 PKK terrorists have been...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

quot Artists Should Firmly Stand Against Neighborhood Pressure in Turkey
"Artists Should Firmly Stand Against Neighborhood Pressure in Turkey": An Interview with Kutlug Ataman

During an interview with Isa Tatlican from Sabah, Kutlug Ataman emphasized that artists should not bow down to...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

quot Neighborhood Pressure quot in Turkey
"Neighborhood Pressure" in Turkey

The opposition in Turkey is now trying to polarize society through statements made by artists. Does every artist have to...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Why does Turkey's main opposition party keep failing
Why does Turkey's main opposition party keep failing?

The latest meeting of the CHP drove a bigger wedge between the CHP leadership and the party’s supporters. If the party...

Monday, September 3, 2018

Long live putschists long live unlawfulness
Long live putschists, long live unlawfulness!

While the majority of coup plotters were tried and arrested, some of them fled to Greece and Germany. Germany, the...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Convict confessions FETO infiltration into government apparatuses
Convict confessions: FETO infiltration into government apparatuses

A report published by the SETA Foundation aims to be of use to individuals responsible for combating FETO infiltration to...

Thursday, August 30, 2018

What has Turkey experienced under the presidential system so far
What has Turkey experienced under the presidential system so far?

The last two months after the election were important in terms of the implementation of the presidential system and the...

Monday, August 27, 2018

What changed in the AK Party after the Sixth Ordinary
What changed in the AK Party after the Sixth Ordinary Congress

President Erdogan's statement that “We will not surrender to those who act like a strategic partner but make us a...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Does the Turkish opposition have any sense
Does the Turkish opposition have any sense?

Sad, isn’t it? The CHP and its leader Kilicdaroglu, who faced nine election defeats, did everything to hinder Ince’s...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

How AK Party transformed Turkey
How AK Party transformed Turkey

Instead of making politics for demands of certain sections in society, the AK Party, interested in all problems of Turkish...

Monday, August 13, 2018

Can workers of Western media outlets tell their children how
Can workers of Western media outlets tell their children how and why they appreciate a terrorist organization?

Deliberately chosen images, twisted headlines and the use of passive voice are provided in order to give the impression...

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Social Democracy is a Distant Island Should CHP Dissolve Itself
Social Democracy is a Distant Island: Should CHP Dissolve Itself?

As one pro-CHP surveyor once stated; “even if Ismet Inonu or Bulent Ecevit were to lead the party today, its votes would...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

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