A new poll has found that public support in Turkey for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s AKP party is at an all-time low, a decrease that experts say is mainly due to the country’s economic crisis.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives to address his ruling party lawmakers at the parliament, in Ankara on Oct. 28, 2020. (AP)
‘He desperately needs a scapegoat’
A money changer counts Turkish lira banknotes at a currency exchange office in Istanbul. (Reuters)
People wearing masks for protection against the spread of coronavirus, walk over Eminonu bridge in Istanbul, Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. (AP)
Fueling foreign conflicts
Turkish armed forces train Libyan fighters. (Turkish Ministry of National Defense)