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...

Deadly Car Bomb close to Diyarbakır Bus terminal: A new season in PKK tactics?

Deadly Car Bomb close to Diyarbakır Bus terminal: A new season in PKK tactics?

*Source: Hürriyet © Deadly Car Bomb close to Diyarbakır Bus terminal: A new season in PKK tactics? Seven police officers were killed and 27 individuals, including...

Turkey feels the pinch of tug of war with Russia

Turkey feels the pinch of tug of war with Russia

 *Source: thediplomat.com © Turkey feels the pinch of tug of war with Russia Already fraught since Russia added its support to the Assad regime in Syria,...

Will Turkey really reintroduce the death penalty?

Will Turkey really reintroduce the death penalty?

*Source: Bianet © Will Turkey really reintroduce the death penalty? Istanbul was flooded with government and anti-coup demonstrations over the weekend. Whilst lauded for their efforts in...

Meltdown at the Nuclear Security Summit: Erdoğan, Brookings and ‘Free’ Press

Meltdown at the Nuclear Security Summit: Erdoğan, Brookings and ‘Free’ Press

*Source: AFP © Meltdown at the Nuclear Security Summit: Erdoğan, Brookings and ‘Free’ Press Despite its infant nuclear industry, Turkey was invited to the Nuclear Security...

Did the elephant in the room just rear its head?  Rabbi at Ali’s funeral: “Tell Turkey to Stop Killing Kurds”

Did the elephant in the room just rear its head?  Rabbi at Ali’s funeral: “Tell Turkey to Stop Killing Kurds”

*Kaynak: Sözcü © Did the elephant in the room just rear its head? Rabbi at Ali’s funeral: “Tell Turkey to Stop Killing Kurds”  The Turkish President...

What opposition?

What opposition?

CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu spoke at the Democracy and Martyr’s Rally in Istanbul’s Yenikapı, in what many see as a sign of warming relations between...

Personal Data of 50 Million Turkish People Revealed

Personal Data of 50 Million Turkish People Revealed

*Source: Kacper Pempel / Reuters © Personal Data of 50 Million Turkish People Revealed Details of almost 50 million Turkish citizens have been leaked online...

For Russia and China? Turkey unlikely to leave NATO

For Russia and China? Turkey unlikely to leave NATO

*Source: Middle East Monitor © For Russia and China? Turkey unlikely to leave NATO The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) administration’s diplomatic overtures toward Russia...

Russian and Turkish Relations Crash again amidst Armenia-Azerbaijan Clashes

Russian and Turkish Relations Crash again amidst Armenia-Azerbaijan Clashes

*Source: WorldBulletin.net © Russian and Turkish Relations Crash again amidst Armenia-Azerbaijan Clashes After a brief period of what appeared as hopeful signs of Russian-Turkish reconciliation, diplomatic...