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Mahir Zeynalov is a journalist with Turkish English-language daily Today's Zaman. He was previously the managing editor of the Caucasus International magazine. You can follow him on Twitter @MahirZeynalov
Merkel offered to revive EU membership talks even though rights and freedoms in Turkey are getting worse...Turkey’s culture of impunity
In traditional societies, political and economic security come with loyalties in various forms. Turkey is no exception. What is unfortunate in Turkey’s case is that it has been struggling to...How peace with Turkey emboldened the PKK
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Turkey immediately hailed the nuclear deal, but those in the region who have been wary of Iran’s ambitions expressed concerns ...Will Turkey really invade northern Syria?
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