Archive | August, 2014

Turkey’s new era of restoration may turn into reparation

Amidst scenes eerily reminiscent of the former Soviet Republics, Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) elected the outgoing Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu as its new leader. In a sports arena in the capital, Turkey’s President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdoğan spoke for nearly two hours, outlining his vision of the “New Turkey”. Surrounded by huge posters […]