July, 2014 Archive

Confused and expensive: the farce of Turkish overseas voting

For the first time, expatriates around the world can vote in a Turkish national election. The vast majority of their votes will be wasted....

With two weeks to go, what do the polls say?

Polls show Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu is failing to produce the Mansur Yavaş effect. That points to a first-round win for the prime minister....

Break bread with Ekmeleddin

The campaign launch of Erdoğan’s main rival sent us all to sleep. How will he persuade people to vote for him?...