Turkey

The fading legacy of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

President Erdogan has been accused of trying to erase the secular founder's history, but is that a fair allegation?

Why Ataturk's legacy is debated 80 years after his death

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What keeps Erdogan in power?

Circumstances of AK party's initial rise have helped it remain a dominant power 16 years later.

What keeps Recep Tayyip Erdogan in power?

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Turkey's presidential candidate looks to mend relations in region

Muharrem Ince says Turkey should have a role in promoting harmony across the troubled Middle East region.

Turkey's presidential candidate looks to mend relations in region

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Why Turkey’s military is not what it used to be

After several corrective measures after the 2016 failed coup, the military is enjoying better ties with the government.

Why Turkey's military is not what it used to be

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Turkey: Why did Erdogan call early elections?

June 24 elections take place during a state of emergency, economic concerns, and Turkey's regional interventions.

Turkey: Why did Erdogan call early elections?

Counting the Cost

Erdogan's currency woes: What's next for Turkey's lira?

Economist Charles Robertson discusses the issues behind Turkey's currency turmoil.

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Is Turkish secularism under threat?

As elections near, the president has been nicknamed a ‘Caliph in waiting,' reigniting the debate over Turkey’s identity.

Is Turkish secularism under threat?

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Erdogan's plethora of foreign policy challenges

President Erdogan claims foreign policy issues prompted him to call snap elections, but what exactly is he up against?

Erdogan's plethora of foreign policy challenges

Elections

Turkey's Cavusoglu to speak in Germany amid tense ties

Ankara says minister will speak at commemoration of a racist arson attack despite speech ban on Turkish politicians.

Cavusoglu to speak at commemoration in Germany amid strained ties

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Erdogan asks Turks to convert dollars, euro into lira

The Turkish currency has lost about 20 percent of its value since the beginning of the year.

Erdogan asks Turks to prop up lira amid currency volatility

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German footballers in bid to ease Erdogan photo row

National football players with Turkish origin came under fire in Germany after posing in photos with Turkish president.

Ozil and Gundogan meet German president over Erdogan photo row

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What's the fuss about Erdogan's Sarajevo visit?

President turns to Bosnia to rally expatriates after several EU countries ban Turkish campaigning on their soil.

Turkish elections: Erdogan holds rally in Bosnia's Sarajevo

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Erdogan calls on Muslim countries to unite and confront Israel

Turkish president tells OIC leaders that Israel must be held accountable for the killing of Palestinians in Gaza Strip.

Erdogan calls on Muslim countries to unite and confront Israel

Football

Turkey, Germany spar over 'Erdoganphobia'

Official accuses Germany of 'Erdoganphobia' as football federation says president used players in election campaign.

Berlin and Ankara trade barbs over Ozil-Gundogan-Erdogan meeting

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Turkey's Aksener launches presidential election bid

Iyi Party leader says she is seeking to fill what she says is 'the administrative vacuum in Turkey'.

Meral Aksener launches Turkish presidential election campaign