April, 2007 Archive

This is not a crisis

The president election is taken to court, but doesn't this show the system is working?...

And the underdog withdraws

Ersönmez Yarbay withdraws to support Abdullah Gül...

The vote begins

Parliament speaker Bülent Arınç rejects a CHP application for attendance to be taken. ...

Mumcu decides: We’re out

The third-largest party boycotts the presidential election...

Electing number eleven

Turkey starts to elect its new president today...

Now we know

An unexpected yet unsurprising choice for the Turkish governing party's presidential candidate...

Is this Turkey’s new president?

The Defence Minister emerges as a prominent AK Party candidate for Turkey's top job...

Presidential nominations: day six

As we cross the halfway point in the period to nominate candidates for Turkey's presidency, the number of contenders is still zero...

Siamese observations

How the parliament speaker Bülent Arınç and army chief Yaşar Büyükanıt could not be more different...

It’s fascism! It must be!

A number of newspapers were taken aback by the surprise decision on Sunday to requisition the property of Ciner media group....