October 10, 2018|Burak BekdilBESA Center Perspectives Paper
Erdoğan does not understand that his biggest divergence with Russia is over the future of all of Syria, not just a Syrian province.
October 03, 2018|Burak BekdilGatestone Institute
Germany needs Turkey's cooperation in halting the flow of Islamic jihadists currently stationed in Syria but who may always use Turkish territory to reach the EU. Turkey needs German technology, investment, and money.
September 19, 2018|Burak BekdilGatestone Institute
Erdoğan's efforts to Islamize education continue as the Education Ministry lays groundwork for gender-segregated education on a wider scale.
September 10, 2018|Burak BekdilSigma Insight Turkey
One Turk was pictured shouting his anger at the dollar while burning a euro note.
September 04, 2018|Burak BekdilThe Algemeiner
The US administration should not repeat the mistakes that the Western bloc has made about Erdoğan since he came to power in 2002.
August 24, 2018|Burak BekdilGatestone Institute
Qatar and Turkey are not our friends. We need to quit pretending they are.
August 12, 2018|Burak BekdilGatestone Institute
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's foreign ministry keeps bullying his country's neighbors and the region.
July 30, 2018|Burak BekdilGatestone Institute
The Islamist rule in the once secular country has added to the problem of child brides instead of combating it.
July 30, 2018|Burak BekdilBESA Center
Erdoğan has never hidden his appetite for limitless one-man rule. If his new executive presidency sounds like a joke, that may be because it is.
July 25, 2018|Burak BekdilSigma Insight Turkey
Spoiler alert: Turkey did not qualify for the World Cup.