Monthly Archives: June 2013

Kader Sevinc: Turkey Will Strengthen Democracy And Join The Union

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Until recently Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan looked untouchable. His Justice and Development Party won the elections three times in a row and Turkey’s economy progressed rapidly. In the Arab world, but also in the West, Turkey was regarded … Continue reading

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Observations on Occupy Gezi Events, 15 June 2013

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Download: CHP – Observations on Occupy Gezi Events

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European Parliament adopted the resolution “Situation in Turkey”

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"MEPs are deeply concerned at the disproportionate and excessive use of force by Turkish police to break up peaceful and legitimate protests in Istanbul’s Gezi Park. In a resolution voted by a show of hands on Thursday, they warn against … Continue reading

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CHP’s call to Turkey in connection with the events of Gezi Park / Taksim Square 11 June 2013

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CHP’s call to Turkey in connection with the events of Gezi Park / Taksim Square: 1. The demands of the young (digital) generation and of important segments of the general population who also share their views concerning the protection and … Continue reading

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A Graphic History of the Gezi Resistance

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Infografik, a website dedicated to graphic representation and sharing of societal information, released a graphic by industrial products designers Emrah Cengiz. The graphic recapped the Gezi Resistance events between May 29 and June 6.

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The European Parliament should be questioning not Turkey’s EU membership, but AKP’s policies and practices f ound unacceptable.

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The European Parliament this week is to discuss the recent developments in Turkey. If a resolution is adopted following the debate, one would expect that the Turkish Government will be criticized and warned over its actions in connection with the … Continue reading

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EU Commissioner Stefan Fule: Excessive use of force by police against these demonstrations has no place in such a democracy.

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Stefan Füle, European Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policy EU-Turkey bound together ”Rethinking Global Challenges: Constructing a Common Future for Turkey and the EU” Istanbul, Turkey 7 June 2013 Prime Minister, Ministers, Ladies and Gentlemen, Before speaking about our common … Continue reading

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