Opinion

Turkish diplomats spied on Erdoğan critics in Slovenia, documents reveal

Abdullah Bozkurt-Nordicmonitor The Turkish Embassy in Ljubljana spied on critics of the government of Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, in Slovenia, secret documents obtained by Nordic Monitor have revealed. According to official correspondence sent by the embassy in Ljubljana to headquarters in Ankara, Turkish diplomats collected information on the activities[Read More…]

[OPINION] Who is behind Erdoğan?

Mehmet Efe Çaman-tr724.co When the Cold War ended with the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, some soldiers in the Turkish military thought Ankara no longer needed NATO and the West. With its political values, NATO was increasingly perceived by these soldiers as a hindrance. Controversial subjects such as[Read More…]

[OPINION] The time has come for a new EU strategy for Turkey

Mehmet Efe Çaman-tr724.com COOPERATION AND INTEGRATION, two carrots of the European Union, are considered influential and effective policy tools that enable the transformation of candidate and associated countries. In this context the EU contributes to peaceful coexistence in Europe and its neighboring regions and promotes economic and political stability, prosperity, democracy, human[Read More…]