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The unique style of Turkish Soap Operas captivates the world with such elements the audience can identify with, will this perhaps change our view on Turkey?
Today, the 1st of January of 2030, Turkey has officially joined the European Union. After 25 years of endless negotiations, both the European Commission and the member states gave their endorsement to this much debated entrance.
Russia, Turkey and Italy are the most policed countries in the world
Volkan Bozkir comments on the most important aspects of the Turkey-EU partnership
New Winds Blowing in Turkey's EU Ambitions
Portugal and Turkey have more in common than you might think.
Integrating minorities has proven easier said than done, but religion should not be the one to blame.
There are many challenges awaiting Erdogan, before and after he changes the constitution to grant himself executive powers.
Erdogan wins Presidential elections
Andreea Cristina Apostol desribes the mind-opening experience of her Erasmus programme at Kadir Has University in Turkey.
Which road is Erdogan taking?
On 21st March, the Armenian Syrian region of Kessab was attacked by the Syrian al Nustra Front and by the Turkish air force.
Violent protests erupted once again in Istanbul after the death of 15-year-old Berkin Elvan
Recent political scandals are seen by European that Erdoğan's government is relapsing to authoritarianism.
An analysis about the pros and cons of Turkey joining the EU
How it came to be, what is to become in its aftermath?
According to surveys, Turkish support for EU membership has considerably declined over the past decade
This summer we have witnessed major riots in Turkey, puting the Erdogan government in a very difficult position. What started as a simple, single protest in Istanbul, soon escalated into…
Many cities in different European countries are remarkably similar. Thessaloniki and Izmir are such towns, closely linked by history and culture.
Major protests in both Turkey and Greece give us the opportunity to gain some insights by comparing the situation in both countries
The on-going demonstrations in Turkey the start of an Arab spring-like movement, or a minor incident?
What was supposed to be a peaceful demonstration against building a shopping center in Istanbul, has become a national revolution after the extremely violent response from the Turkish authorities.
A comprehensive at-the-scene report from last Saturday, day 2 of the protests.
The "barometer of world politics" has a lot to teach us about the biggest political, economic and security issues facing Europe and the World.
The ongoing unresolved issue haunting the affairs of the European integration...Will there ever be a reconciliation between the island's two communities? Does Turkey's potential joining the EU play a role…
Europe must rally its best negotiators and diplomacy skills if it wants a reunified Cyprus
I do not know and am not interested in the names and locations of the following battles. They are irrelevant. All that matters is the human.
The future of Turkey-EU relations will be shaped by how the EU will approach Turkey and how it will deal with its own structural problems.
There is a lot of heated debate whenever we discuss Turkey's entry in the EU. What are the real issues?