Turkey

Terror hits Istanbul again
Terrorism Turkey

Terror hits Istanbul again

Turkey has suffered another deadly terrorist attack in Istanbul. Each attack adds not only to the list of dead and wounded, but also to the growing anxiety within Turkey that the wars in Syria, Iraq and the country’s southeast are making their way into the lives of everyday people. Chief […]

Erdogan installs yes-man premier
Turkey

Erdogan installs yes-man premier

Turkey’s new prime minister will be everything that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan could want – loyal, quiet and compliant.  Binali Yildirim’s name means ‘thunderbolt’ in Turkish, but it’s clear that any thunderbolts he hurls from Turkey will be handed to him from above. Global Sources Magazine special correspondent Gareth Jenkins plots the rise of Yildirim and […]