Imamoglou: His attitude towards Greece is a puzzle – 2024-04-11 21:46:38

Imamoglou: His attitude towards Greece is a puzzle
 – 2024-04-11 21:46:38

Greek-Turkish relations will be redefined if elected Ekrem Imamoglou president of the Turkish Republic in 2028, since after his re-election in Istanbul in last Sunday’s municipal elections, which caused a political “earthquake”, all the roads to the presidency were wide open? And if so, has it given any indication of the direction it will take? … Read more

Turkey: Climate Change With Concerns About Erdogan’s Reliance – 2024-04-11 16:39:55

Turkey: Climate Change With Concerns About Erdogan’s Reliance
 – 2024-04-11 16:39:55

Turkey “woke up” on April 1 unexpectedly – even for its advocates – to a completely new, unprecedented condition. Last Sunday’s polls showed the Republican People’s Party (CHP) – which polls showed in the 2023 presidential elections as an unfortunate winner – first after half a century with a margin of 2.14 points, in a … Read more

Turkish elections: How the economy “punished” Erdogan – 2024-04-10 11:37:09

Turkish elections: How the economy “punished” Erdogan
 – 2024-04-10 11:37:09

How much did the economy affect Turkey’s local government elections last Sunday, March 31? If Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had increased pensions as expected, he would have managed to prevent a landslide defeat for himself and his Justice and Development Party (AKP), even in its stronghold, raising unprecedented expectations in the main opposition, the … Read more

The other side of Erdogan’s visit to the White House – 2024-04-05 15:00:06

The other side of Erdogan’s visit to the White House
 – 2024-04-05 15:00:06

Seven years. That was the time he had to wait Recep Tayyip Erdogan in order to get the time to get another invitation to the White House. However, before his long-awaited return to the Oval Office on May 9th as announced, he will have brokered a perhaps even more important meeting back in our neighborhood. … Read more

Erdogan: Not only “loss of votes”, but also “loss of blood and soul” – 2024-04-05 01:02:29

Erdogan: Not only “loss of votes”, but also “loss of blood and soul”
 – 2024-04-05 01:02:29

Under the presidency of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the central executive committee of Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) met yesterday Tuesday to assess the causes of its heavy defeat in Sunday’s municipal elections. Addressing its members, the president of Turkey listed the reasons for the defeat, according to him. In disgust of his speech, … Read more

Antwerp drug criminal ‘Little Fish’ arrested in Turkey, immediately deported and arrested in Belgium

Antwerp drug criminal ‘Little Fish’ arrested in Turkey, immediately deported and arrested in Belgium

Justice After almost three years on the run, Jimmy ‘Kleine Vis’ H. was arrested in Turkey. He was one of the leaders in the Mackerel file surrounding large-scale cocaine imports through the port of Antwerp. “He was deported from Turkey to Belgium,” the public prosecutor’s office said. Sam Reyntjens, Joris van der Aa Yesterday at … Read more

Recep Tayyip Erdogan: The Sultan at a crossroads – 2024-04-04 14:55:02

Recep Tayyip Erdogan: The Sultan at a crossroads
 – 2024-04-04 14:55:02

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in the unexpectedly “grounded” and moderate speech he gave from the headquarters of the Justice and Development Party (AKP), on the evening of Sunday’s election, called the result of the election, which is the biggest defeat of his career, in numbers as well as in symbolism. A day later, under … Read more

Turkey – Elections: Air of victory for Imamoglu in the prize city – 2024-04-03 06:20:22

Turkey – Elections: Air of victory for Imamoglu in the prize city
 – 2024-04-03 06:20:22

For his debut Ekrem Imamoglu even the AKP is “working”, the head of the polling company MetroPOLL declares to “Vima”, Ozer Senjarwho in the latest survey published four days before the elections shows the mayor of Istanbul leading with 39.2% against Murat Kurum which collects 30.4%. When the undecideds are distributed, Imamoglu gathers 49% and … Read more

Turkey – Dogan Bekin: “Voters will punish the government at the polls” – 2024-04-03 03:10:39

Turkey – Dogan Bekin: “Voters will punish the government at the polls”
 – 2024-04-03 03:10:39

“New Welfare Party – Fatih Erbakan: Will the fate of the elections be decided by the son of Erdogan’s teacher? asks the independent Turkish news website Medium, about a party that is “stealing” critical units from the AKP and may contribute to the loss of the ruling party’s stronghold municipalities by fielding candidates from its … Read more

Turkey – Emre Erdogan: “Municipal elections affect the national political landscape” – 2024-04-03 00:04:21

Turkey – Emre Erdogan: “Municipal elections affect the national political landscape”
 – 2024-04-03 00:04:21

«Municipal elections are indeed important for the central political scene in Turkey. Because they are not just local elections, they have wider implications that could affect the national political landscape” he emphasizes speaking to “Step» the professor of Political Sciences at Bilgi University of Istanbul, Emre Erdogan. He adds that “especially the intense competition in … Read more