Author: Fatma Kayabal

Screenshot of the Turkish daily 'Taraf' with a photograph of Hrant Dink and Mehmet Nihat Ömeroğlu (source: Taraf)

Turkey's New Ombudsman

Anti-Qualified

''Hands off Syria!'' - Anti-War demonstration Istanbul's Taksim Square (photo: AP/dapd)

Reaction in Turkey to AKP's Policy on Syria

Divided Society, Polarised Politics

Selen Lermioğlu Yılmaz (right) at an abortion rally in Istanbul, Turkey, on 17 June 2012 (photo: Fatma Kayabal)

The Turkish Women's Rights Activist Selen Lermioğlu Yılmaz

''The Government Is Trying to Intrude in People's Private Lives''

Erol Önderoğlu (photo: Arian Fariborz)

Press Freedom in Turkey

Against the Criminalization of Journalism

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and Gen. Necdet Ozel, Turkey's new Land Forces Commander and acting Chief of Staff (photo: AP)

Turkey's Military versus the Government

From Military Tutelage to Civilian Authoritarianism?

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, talks with Gen. Necdet Ozel, Turkey's new Land Forces Commander and acting Chief of Staff, at the mausoleum of modern Turkey's founder Kemak Ataturk, after the military's annual meeting in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, 1 August 2011 (photo: AP)

The Battle between Army and Government

A New Republic in Turkey?