It is not enough for courts to be independent and impartial, it is also necessary for the public to believe they actually are.
For the first time in our judicial history, a local court decided not to execute the decision of the Constitutional Court.
The Constitutional Court has finally made a move and has decided to act on the applications of the detained journalists. For months, it has avoided bringing it on the agenda.
The slogan “Crusader-Zionist alliance” is common in many parts of Islamist circles in Turkey. Similarly, the same circles often like to describe the European Union as a “Christian club.”
During President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s landmark visit to Athens last week he stirred a debate about the 1923 Treaty of Lausanne, which fixed the borders of modern Turkey and Greece.
In response to the question of why U.S. President Donald Trump made such a mindless move on recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, sensible people have drawn attention to his domestic political plans.
Turkey not only faces serious problems with the West but has become increasingly isolated.
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu revealed documents about off-shore bank transactions by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s close circle in a speech in parliament on Nov. 28.
Last week police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at the Islamic group “Tehreek-i-Labaik Ya Rasool Allah Pakistan” after it staged a days-long sit-in process in the town of Feyzabad in Pakistan.