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Presumably, the Turkish daily did not want to anger the government because of the author’s “No” stand in t he Turkish referendum

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Hurriyet daily scraped an interview with the novelist Orhan Pamuk that was scheduled for publication on Monday. Al-Monitor reports that Pamuk confirmed that he had spoken at length with Cansu Camlibel, the newspaper’s Washington correspondent. It appears that the interview … Continue reading

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Contrasting data on women in Turkey

The report “Human Rights Record of the AKP [Justice and Development Party]” prepared by Zeynep Altıok, the deputy chair of the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP), and her team, once again displays the state of women in Turkey. To … Continue reading

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CHP to not appeal to Turkey’s top court over constitution change

Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has announced that his party will not appeal to the Constitutional Court over the constitutional amendment that will be voted on in a referendum in early April.“The nation will have the last word,” … Continue reading

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CHP slams President Erdoğan over ‘polarizing’ language on the eve of key polls

“The main opposition CHP has slammed President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım, saying they used a polarizing and divisive language by accusing naysayers of the upcoming referendum of siding with terrorists. “The president, prime minister, and governmental … Continue reading

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Democracy will be put to vote in referendum, main opposition leader Kılıçdaroğlu says

The upcoming referendum on the presidential system will be a vote for democracy and should be considered irrespective of political parties, main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu said on Feb. 7. “This referendum is not a party … Continue reading

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Charter draft will result in second-class parliament: CHP President Kılıçdaroğlu

Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said the proposed amendments on the constitution will make the parliament and ineffective and “second-class” one. “This parliament is one that has been formed after the War of Independence. This … Continue reading

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Kılıçdaroğlu met with Merkel : “We expect European friends to stand with democracy”

​ REUTERS photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with main opposition leader, CHP President Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu on Feb. 3. Referring to CHP head Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu’s previous remarks to German daily Süddeutsche Zeitung that her visit to Ankara to meet President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan would work in favor of the latter’s upcoming … Continue reading

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