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‘Regress Report’: Turkey in serious relapse – EU Commission | Ahval

‘Regress Report’: Turkey in serious relapse – EU Commission The European Commission in Brussels is about the give its worst testimony on Turkey’s progress in joining the European Union (EU) in its forthcoming country report, German paper Die Welt reported … Continue reading

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Turkey Suffers for Erdogan’s Insecurity

Turkey Suffers for Erdogan’s Insecurity On July 31st, 1959, 28 months after the original six signatories, Belgium, the Federal Republic of Germany, France, Italy, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands, had signed the Treaty of Rome, Turkey applied for associate membership in … Continue reading

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What lurks behind Turkey’s unending emergency rule?

What lurks behind Turkey’s unending emergency rule? Sibel Hurtas January 28, 2018 Article Summary Alarm grows in Turkey over the government’s intentions after a sixth extension of the state of emergency, declared over the 2016 coup attempt. More:What lurks behind … Continue reading

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Turkey and the slippery slope of democracy: lessons for us all

Turkey and the slippery slope of democracy: lessons for us allBy Kelsey LeBrun Keswani | January 29, 2018 If the four pillars of a democratic nation are equity, representation, freedom and justice, Turkey is dangerously close to losing its claim … Continue reading

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Turkish doctors arrested after group criticises Syria offensive

Turkish doctors arrested after group criticises Syria offensive Detentions part of widening crackdown against opposition to Ankara’s military incursion More:Turkish doctors arrested after group criticises Syria offensive from Turkish Digest http://ift.tt/2BFak7k via CHPEU

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Turkey’s State of Emergency | The Nation

Turkey’s State of Emergency Could the Kurdish issue be the one that ultimately shakes Erdoğan’s seemingly unbreakable grip on power? More:Turkey’s State of Emergency | The Nation via CHPEU

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Will Turkey Call Early Elections? – The Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Will Turkey Call Early Elections? Soner Cagaptay January 11, 2018 The next domino in Erdogan’s consolidation of power may soon fall, and Washington should view any short-term spike in his nationalist rhetoric through this domestic political lens. More:Will Turkey Call … Continue reading

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Turkey needs more women in local governance

Turkey needs more women in local governance Four-year-old Elif and two-year-old Hira were killed by their father Ali Yardım on Jan. 2 in Istanbul’s Maltepe district. Their mother Dilek Yardım, who was seeking a divorce from Ali, said at the … Continue reading

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Germany’s ‘In the Fade’ wins Golden Globe for foreign film by German-Turk Director Fatih Akın

‘In the Fade’ wins Golden Globe for foreign film By andrew dalton, associated press BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Jan 7, 2018, 10:35 PM ET “In the Fade,” a German film that tackles terrorism from multiple, and multicultural, perspectives won the … Continue reading

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US Trial Threatens Funding for Turkey’s Dollar-dependent Banks

US Trial Threatens Funding for Turkey’s Dollar-dependent BanksNovember 29, 2017 4:21 PM LONDON/ISTANBUL — Turkey’s deteriorating finances are hurting the country’s banks whose reliance on dollar funding makes them vulnerable to the worst-case scenario: a sudden halt or reversal of … Continue reading

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