Regions / Turkey
Nigar Goksal of the European Stability Initiative discusses the political climate in Turkey as regards the country's pending EU membership; Balkanization; women's rights; Islamic interest groups; and the Armenian issue.
Turkish journalist Tan Morgul discusses Turkey's Kurdish population, and describes a new Turkey born of changes in politics and regional immigration.
At the Istanbul Biennale, antiwar artists shock and awe, but why is their work so alluring?
The minaret and the flag are competing for the soul of Turkey, or are they?
Turkey is massing troops on its border with Iraq. Can it be dissuaded from invading?
In the courtship of Europe and Turkey, both sides are having second thoughts.
With Turkey worried about an independent Kurdistan and the United States bent on destabilizing Iran, northern Iraq is on the brink of chaos.
It remains to be seen whether a new marker has been set in al Qaeda's range.
The U.S. is offering to help Turkey become part of the "New Europe" in return for its cooperation if U.S. forces invade Iraq. Turkey has been striving to become a member of the European Union (EU) for years, but a number of hurdles remain
The new Turkish government, led by the moderately Islamist Justice and Development Party, finds itself almost quite literally between Iraq and a hard place.