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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Slavic nationalism is an explosive brew, as we know from the former Yugoslavia. The situation in the Crimean peninsula is providing premonitions of a second Bosnia.
PM Erdoğan’s regional enemies, from Syria’s Bashar al-Assad, to Egypt’s Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, must be delighting in the domestic troubles in Turkey
The new law on the Supreme Board of Judges and Prosecutors, signed by President Gül last week, belies the remarks of European Commission head Barroso
What is important at this stage is not whether the latest tape allegedly revealing a highly incriminating discussion between Prime Minster Erdoğan and his son Bilal is authentic or an insidious fabrication.
Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan is a leading figure in the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP).
By signing the new Internet law President Abdullah Gül has not only gone against a strong body of domestic and international pubic opinion
Finance Minister Mehmet Şimşek was quoted in The Telegraph on Monday (Feb. 17), saying critics have blown the current situation in Turkey out of proportion.
My readers know I have rarely been hopeful about a Cyprus settlement. My skepticism only increased after the demise of the Annan Plan that I supported in 2003-2004 in my various articles and commentaries at the time.
Supporters of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) talk proudly of a “New Turkey,” which they say has replaced the “Old Turkey.”
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan continues to get bad press abroad. In a Feb. 4 opinion piece, the Wall Street Journal pointed out that the Justice and Development Party