Author: Jürgen Gottschlich

Protests against the Erdogan and the AKP goverment in Istanbul (photo: AFP/Getty Images)

Mass Protests against Erdogan

On a Knife Edge

People help victims after an explosion in Reyhanli District, Hatay, Turkey, 11 May 2013. At least 13 people were killed and 22 wounded following explosions on 11 May in southern Turkey near the Syrian border (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

After the Bomb Attacks in Reyhanli

No Scruples in the Battle for Syria

Promotional material from the Turkish television series 'Muhteşem Yüzyil' (photo: imago/Seskim Photo)

Turkish Television Series: Muhteşem Yüzyil

Too Much Sex, Too Little Heroism

Erdogan with his wife during the election campaign (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

Turkish Elections

From Megalomania to True Greatness?