Tag: Justice and Development Party

Blast rocks AKP party seat in southeast Turkey

Scores of people have been wounded in an explosion near the seat…

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Secular Turks feel isolated in post-coup Turkey

Silenced by a crackdown following the coup attempt, secular Turks feel increasingly…

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Opinion: Failed coup attempt in Turkey

Turkey has experienced many military coups but the latest, overnight attempt was…

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Night of gunfire, explosions and death in Ankara

An attempted coup in Turkey led to a night of gunfire and…

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Turkey’s elections response to ‘bloody putschists’ in Egypt, Syria: Brotherhood entities

The Islamist-rooted AKP gained just under 50% of the vote, according to…

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

The Middle East: Rising and falling stars

By Fadi Elhusseini In 2011, Turkey was seen as an unstoppable regional…

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Turkish football offers Erdogan headaches instead of voters in walk-up to election

Turkish football gave Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more headaches than likely…

James Dorsey James Dorsey

Turkey PM rebuffs criticism over press freedom

Erdogan’s speech to parliament followed a report by the US-based watchdog Freedom…

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Turkey’s ‘silent man’ vigils go on as protests fizzle out

The police presence on the square was much smaller than in previous…

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Around 30 dead in Kurdish clashes with Turkish security

The PKK killed the 10 Turkish troops amid clashes in Sirnak provice

Rana Muhammad Taha Rana Muhammad Taha