Archive | December, 2013

IN TURKEY, NOTHING WILL BE THE SAME AGAIN

Turkey  woke up to an unprecedented corruption inquiry last Tuesday morning, with police raids targeting the sons of three cabinet ministers, a Justice and Development Party mayor of one of Istanbul’s most conservative boroughs, several bureaucrats, businessmen and the head of the state-owned Halkbank. In a country where the media has been muzzled, the news […]