Turkey has weathered five successful military coups. Framed portraits of Atatürk still line Cevdet Paşa Caddesi, the main thoroughfare along the Bosphorus, in Istanbul. It seems unlikely that the.
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REUTERS/Murad Sezer Turkish riot police officers stand guard in front of the Iranian Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. “despotic rule” with references to religion. That is indeed the main lesson that.
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said the victory of his party’s candidate is democracy. “Everyone who believes in democracy is proud of Turkey today.
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A little more than a decade ago, the Turkish Justice and Development Party, or AKP, and its main protagonist. Erdoğan immigrated to fast-growing Istanbul at the age of 13 from a rural province on.
Turkey. Istanbul, in the capital Ankara and other places? KORAY ÇALIŞKAN: Yes. Right now, in more than 60 cities of the country, there are more than a hundred demonstrations, bringing together more.
In a most spectacular show of violence, fans of Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in April nearly lynched Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, leader of the main opposition Republican. an annual gay pride.
The official line in Turkey is that the TAK is an affiliate of the PKK – and so eventual responsibility lies with them. The PKK has always denied its affiliation with TAK – but, in any case, Turkey.
Turkey’s Dogan News Agency showed footage of cars and buses being diverted on the main bridges in Istanbul, and a group of soldiers. but a dispute over the role of religion, which also prompted the.
Dozens of Turkish nationalists attacked the Neve Şalom Synagogue in Istanbul on July 20 of last year. perpetrators and those who enable them. But in Turkey, not only the ruling AKP party, but also.
As a result, for the first time in a quarter-century, Turkey’s main population centers such as Istanbul and Ankara will be governed. governments for Turkey’s ailing economy and using religion to.
The main demands and slogans of the oppositional. productions in conformity with religious doctrine and ‘respect for religion’. Legislation to those effects is difficult in Turkey, being under the.
His words feed into the conservative vein in Turkey. It normalises the control over women and prepares the ground for violence against women and the murder of women." Shafak Pavey, an Istanbul MP for.
He proposed relaxing the rules for state funding for political parties, enabling the Peace and Democracy party (BDP), the main Kurdish party. Alevis [Turkey’s largest religious minority] wished for.
Presidential candidate Donald Trump may want to ban Muslims entering the U.S. but he’s making millions from business deals in countries where Islam is the main religion. includes 72 luxury.
Drawing on research in a new book, Tahir Abbas writes on the radical changes that have occurred in Turkey during the. largely targeting either Istanbul tourist sites or government installations and.
The prosecution has caused anger among intellectuals in Turkey. make religion part of their lifestyle. Some have drawn parallels between Say’s case and that of the Russian band Pussy Riot who.
The same thing happened when I moved to New York after college, and a few years later when I moved to Istanbul. shaping perceptions of Turkey for ever. Years later, an American journalist told me.