Turkey’s Democracy is Currently Losing its Way

Turkey’s Democracy is Currently Losing its Way

*Source: AA © Turkey’s Democracy is Currently Losing its Way The government must form its own democratic model, balancing religion and secularism. Situated in one of...

A New Turkey and a New EU: What to Expect for 2015?

A New Turkey and a New EU: What to Expect for 2015?

A New Turkey and a New EU: What to Expect for 2015? 2014 was an intense year for both Turkey and the EU. Against the...

Turkey’s EU accession after Brexit: what prospects?

Turkey’s EU accession after Brexit: what prospects?

*Source: Getty Images © Turkey’s EU accession after Brexit: what prospects? Abstract In its first five years in office, AKP’s commitment to democratisation led the party...

Dissent in the Ranks: Hakan Fidan, Domestic Opportunities and International Constraints

Dissent in the Ranks: Hakan Fidan, Domestic Opportunities and International Constraints

Dissent in the Ranks: Hakan Fidan, Domestic Opportunities and International Constraints Abstract Escalating tensions with Iran and Israel, a derailing peace process, domestic plots and...

Turkey: The End of the Rule of Law

Turkey: The End of the Rule of Law

* Source: A Haber © Turkey: The End of the Rule of Law You may find this article below in French language “Again, there is no liberty,...

The Settlement Problem of Social Democracy in Turkey

The Settlement Problem of Social Democracy in Turkey

The Settlement Problem of Social Democracy in Turkey Social democracy as a part of political movements and trends in Turkey can be traced back to...

Turkey’s Security Bill: The Past and Present of Legislation of Violence and Police Impunity in Turkey

Turkey’s Security Bill: The Past and Present of Legislation of Violence and Police Impunity in Turkey

Turkey’s Security Bill: The Past and Present of Legislation of Violence and Police Impunity in Turkey Although the air is still cold, it vibrates with...

1915 Events in Eastern Turkey

1915 Events in Eastern Turkey

1915 Events in Eastern Turkey Referring to the Armenian Governments’ allegations about the events of 1915, I would like to bring to your attention the...

A Detainee Searching for His Crime: A Letter from Tuncay Özkan

A Detainee Searching for His Crime: A Letter from Tuncay Özkan

Police at my door. September 23, 2008. I said “What is wrong?” They answered, “We will make a search.” “Do you have a search warrant?”...

Public Statement – Turkey is in Mourning!

Public Statement – Turkey is in Mourning!

Public Statement Turkey is in Mourning! In the coal mine explosion in Manisa, Soma in 13 May 2014, according to official statements, 274 citizens lost...