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The most effective sources for displaying Turkey’s political and economic strength in the world are the qualities of democracy, rule of law, and freedoms

The increasing number of academics, politicians, media figures, and writers under investigation and imprisoned, alongside the number of international websites which have been banned in recent periods are sources of the perceived regression in freedoms. These developments and the suspicion that justice is not equal for all under the law is clearly damaging to the concept of “trust in justice,” a principle which cannot be separated from a modern democracy. Read more

Washington Gündemi: 12 Haziran 2017

Dış Politika

  • Amerika’nın Destek Verdiği Güçler Rakka’ya Doğru İlerliyor
  • Amerikan Ordusu Marawi’de Filipinler’e Yardım Ediyor
  • Tillerson: ‘Katar Terörizmle Mücadale İçin Daha Fazlasını Yapmalı’
  • Trump’tan Katar İçin Arabuluculuk Önerisi
  • İran’dan Trump’a Sert Yanıt
  • Ankara’dan Temsilciler Meclisi Kararına Tepki

Ekonomi ve Enerji

  • ABD’li ekonomistler Fed’in faiz artışlarına devam etmesini bekliyor
  • Dolar haftaya böyle başladı
  • Üniversite Mezunları İş Bulma Konusunda Daha Umutlu
  • Piyasaların ‘Süper Perşembe’si: Comey’nin ifadesi

İç Politika

  • Sessions Rusya Soruşturmasını Yürüten Komisyonda Konuşacak
  • Savcı Bharara: Trump’ın telefonlarına cevap vermeyince kovuldum
  • Eski FBI Başkanı Comey: Trump yönetimi yalan söyledi
  • Trump FBI Başkanlığına Adayını Açıkladı
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Turkey Letter: June 12, 2017

Foreign Policy

  • House Votes to Condemn Turkish Security Attack
  •  Turkey Throws Support Behind Qatar in Rift Among Arab Nations
  • EU Expects Turkey to take steps before normalization
  • Germany leaving Incirlik air base won’t affect our contribution to anti-ISIL coalition
  • UN Agency Concerned at Alleged Greek Pushbacks of Turks
  • Turkey, EU Start Project to Keep Refugee Kids at School
  • Turkey to Fast Track Legislation Approving Troop Deployment in Qatar
  • Iranian FM in Turkey to discuss ‘worrying’ developments

Economy & Energy

  • World Bank raises Turkey’s economic growth forecast
  • Turkey- an emerging market for Russian gear?
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Washington Gündemi: 5 Haziran 2017

Dış Politika

  • Trump: Terörle Mücadelede ‘Siyaseten Doğru Olmayı Bırakmalıyız’
  • Dünya Amerika’nın İklim Anlaşması’ndan Çekilmesine Tepkili
  • Rusya Soruşturması Türkiye’ye de Uzanıyor
  • Erdoğan’dan ABD’ye: Bundan sonra her şey karşılıklı
  • Trump İsrail Büyükelçiliği’ni Kudüs’e Taşımayı Erteledi
  • Amerika Suriyeli Kürtler’e Silah Teslimatına Başladı

Ekonomi ve Enerji

  • Dolar ne kadar?
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Turkey Letter: June 5, 2017

Foreign Policy

  • Turkey says U.S. support for Syrian Kurdish YPG ‘not befitting’ of an ally
  • U.S. Begins Arming Syrian Kurds for Final Assault on Raqqa
  • Death penalty in Turkey would mean end to EU accession talks: Juncker
  • German foreign minister due in Turkey to discuss soured ties
  • Turkey Grows Further From Europe as EU Nations Change NATO Meeting Location
  • Turkey Plans to Build Walls Along Borders with Iraq, Iran
  • Putin says Russia ready to sell S-400 missile systems to Turkey: TASS
  • Turkey’s FM wants no conditions for Cyprus peace summit

Economy & Energy

  • Russia lifts further trade sanctions against Turkey
  • Russia could discuss easing Turkish tomato ban -minister
  • Turkey must cut unemployment to single-digits: PM Yıldırım
  • This Top Turkish Investor Values Good Governance
  • Turkey’s April trade deficit widens to around $5 billion
  • Jeansmaker That’s Dressed Lady Gaga Looks to Revive Turkey IPOs

Domestic Politics

  • 13 Turkish Troops Die in Helicopter Crash near Iraq Border
  • Coup suspects playing Three Monkeys, Erdoğan says
  • Opposition HDP spokesperson Baydemir briefly detained in Turkey’s Diyarbakır
  • In Turkey, a Hunger Strike Divides a Country in Turmoil
  • 218 curfews imposed in last 2 years in Turkey’s east, southeast: Human rights group
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