Category: TAHA AKYOL
The resolution process maintains its utmost importance; however, the KCK does not stop its actions of protest.
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
The emergence of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has left Turkey facing a series of quandaries. One of these is related to the fact that when faced with ugly choices, the usual thing to do is to opt for the lesser evil.
Category: ÖZGÜR KORKMAZ
A recent European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruling has highlighted once again the issue of compulsory religious classes in the Turkish education system.
PM Ahmet Davutoğlu has harshly criticized the letter written by main opposition leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, which accused him of remaining silent over the president’s 'attacks' on Bank Asya
Category: BURAK BEKDİL
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has pledged that from now on, “with God’s permission,” no prime minister shall be held accountable at a court, he will only be accountable “to those who vote for him, and in the presence of God.”
Turkey is working on a three-stage EU action plan to accelerate its accession process, Deputy Prime Minister Arınç has said
President Erdoğan has slammed the New York Times for a recent story claiming that Turkey is one of the biggest sources of recruits for ISIL militants. The Times later offered a correction related to the photo Erdoğan criticized
The padlocks on the primary schools that were to provide education in Kurdish in southeastern Turkey were removed, while some public schools were attacked with Molotov Cocktails in response to the initial locks.
Davutoğlu also underlined that the need for formal state religious knowledge is essential in Turkey
Kılıçdaroğlu’s letter came a day after Erdoğan called on Turkey’s banking watchdog to take steps against Bank Asya
Cypriot leaders agreed yesterday to try to speed up the pace of slow-moving peace talks to resolve outstanding issues in the decades-old conflict, a U.N. envoy said.
The Turkish government is pondering its potential contribution to the global fight against jihadists
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu met with the editors of leading newspapers on Saturday. His remarks to them as they were reported show that he is trying to deflect criticism away from President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and underline the need for an atmosphere of political reconciliation in Turkey.
Turkey’s main opposition leader has welcomed Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu’s remarks on the levels of polarization in the country, saying he will meet with the prime minister if necessary
PM Davutoğlu repeated his calls to the leader of the main opposition to engage in dialogue with the government to 'contribute to Turkey’s march'
The Ankara Public Prosecutors’ Office has demanded the arrest of a Kuwaiti diplomat’s driver, appealing a court decision that released him following an assault of a Turkish pilot in Ankara
The Turkish government has said the ball is in the court of the country’s banking watchdog, regarding Islamic lender Bank Asya’s efforts to recover its collapsed capital base.
PM Davutoğlu suggests drink-based diplomacy in a bid to find a breakthrough to the stalemate on the Mediterranean island
Ahmet Davutoğlu says he is trying to ease polarization in society, blaming political tension on the opposition’s failure to understand the ‘new era’
Category: MURAT YETKİN
Qatar, to which President Erdoğan is on an official visit, recently deported a number of Muslim Brotherhood leaders, who have named Turkey as being one of their possible next destinations
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