Turkey secures aid for Gaza: Meanwhile, Kurdish Southeast lies in Ruins

Turkey secures aid for Gaza: Meanwhile, Kurdish Southeast lies in Ruins

*Source: newsweek – Gaza, Occupied Palestine after Operation Protective Edge, summer of 2014 © Turkey secures aid for Gaza: Meanwhile, Kurdish Southeast lies in Ruins Reports...

WikiLeaks ‘Erdoğan Leaks’ reinforce questions about data security in Turkey

WikiLeaks ‘Erdoğan Leaks’ reinforce questions about data security in Turkey

*Source: CommonDreams © WikiLeaks ‘Erdoğan Leaks’ reinforce questions about data security in Turkey Allegations that the ‘Erdoğan leaks’ revealed sensitive and private information about women in...

Border killings and deportation: is Turkey really safe for refugees?

Border killings and deportation: is Turkey really safe for refugees?

The treatment of Syrian refugees on and within Turkey’s borders has called into question its classification as a safe third country. *Source: Henry Ridgwell, Voice...

Turkey rallies: is the economy to follow?

Turkey rallies: is the economy to follow?

*Source: Bianet © Turkey rallies: is the economy to follow? As countrywide protests to denounce the failed coup attempt against the ruling Justice and Development...

Bearing Witness: Mustang and Turkey’s divided society

Bearing Witness: Mustang and Turkey’s divided society

The five sisters. *Source: Youtube.com © Bearing Witness: Mustang and Turkey’s divided society Deniz Gamze Ergüven’s first feature length film, Mustang (2015), documents the lives of...

The “Anti-Coup” Coup

The “Anti-Coup” Coup

*Source: Milliyet.com – Leftist activists 17-year-old Erdal Eren, arrested during a protest and accused of killing a soldier, was executed during the 1980 coup in...

Brace for Boris

Brace for Boris

Boris Johnson, Britain’s new Foreign Secretary. *Source: www.mode.com © Brace for Boris Boris Johnson has burst back onto the international scene as the new foreign...

The coup and the Kurds: a lost chance for peace?

The coup and the Kurds: a lost chance for peace?

The HDP has held a series of rallies with the slogan “No to coups! Democracy now!” *Source: Bianet © The coup and the Kurds: a...

Transformation or Make-Over? Turkish foreign policy after the Davutoğlu era

Transformation or Make-Over? Turkish foreign policy after the Davutoğlu era

*Source: ruspravda.info © Transformation or Make-Over? Turkish foreign policy after the Davutoğlu era According to many experts and observers, foreign policy has undergone a rapid transformation...

Dutch Turks: a diaspora under the shadow of Turkish politics

Dutch Turks: a diaspora under the shadow of Turkish politics

Recent events in Turkey have had repercussions among the Turkish diaspora in Holland, highlighting existing differences among Dutch Turks and their attitudes to the Turkish...