Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Turkey's Top Leadership Rift Widens

The announcement that Turkey's powerful spy chief, Hakan Fidan, will be a candidate for parliament for the ruling AK Party has exposed an unprecedented political rift between the country's president and prime minister. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has criticized the decision, while Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has strongly defended the candidacy. Davutoglu and Erdogan come from the same party. Political scientist Yuksel Taskin of Istanbul’s Marmara University said...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter