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AFTER JUNE 2015 ELECTIONS: Turkey’s New Political Landscape — implications for domestic and foreign policy


(presented at European Policy Centre, EPC, on 15 September 2015) TURKEY AFTER 2015 JUNE PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS In the recent parliamentary elections, the ruling party, AK Party, won 40.85 % of the popular vote, enough to finish first, but not enough … Continue reading

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TURKEY: centralisation of power also means the centralisation of blame | Bulent Gokay


ΤΟΥΡΚΙΑ (1) (the following text is the full and original English version of an interview with me, part of it published in Greek daily To Vima on Sunday, 8 June 2014.) Once someone described Turkey as a “paper big brother” … Continue reading

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