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Turkish President Under Fire for Views on Women

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's renewed call for Turkish women to forgo birth control and have at least three children has drawn ire from women’s rights advocates and is being questioned by Islamic scholars and political experts. “We do not think that defining women over motherhood, and mulling over how many children they should have, or whether they should work or not, are among the main duties of the president,” said Sirin Mine Kilic, the secretary general of a nationwide...

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