Monthly Archive: February 2020

What really happened in the Kavala case in Turkey?

Social activits businessman Osman Kavala, accused of attempting to overthrow the -now President Tayyip Erdoğan’s government through the Gezi protests in 2013 was acquitted by an Istanbul court along with others on Feb. 18,...

Kavala: the most FAQ about Turkey nowadays

In international events that I participated in recently; I’m asked three types of questions about Turkey. The first group of questions was about what is happening in Syria, in Libya, what Turkey’s moves meant...

Economic risks on Turkish politics are on rise

On Feb. 12 President Tayyip Erdoğan was addressing his Justice and Ddevelopment Party (AKP) group in the Parliament. He was accusing Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, the leader of the center-left opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) of...

“Westlessness” as a global risk and Turkey

The mind opening term of the “Westlessness” is the theme of the 2020 Munich Security Conferences (MSC) on February 14-16. It’s the “Decay of the Western project” elaborates Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger, the Chairman of...