August, 2016 Archive

The demographic that took to the streets

A pollster finds Turkey's pro-democracy demonstrators are also overwhelmingly pro-government...

Turkey’s toothy smile of unity

Ignoring the country’s most successful Kurdish party does not bode well for peace in the southeast...

Gone: Hakkari and Şırnak

Turkey’s government is planning a wholesale reorganisation of the two provinces in the country’s far southeast, according to proposals laid before parliament...

A step back from the death penalty

Tentatively, cautiously, we can say that Turkey is dropping talk of reinstating capital punishment...