Author: Michael Martens

Operation Olive Branch – Turkish tank convoy at the Turkish-Syrian border (photo: Reuters)

Turkish offensive in Syria

The poisoned olive branch

Erdogan′s supporters in Ankara celebrate the AKP′s victory (photo: Reuters)

Turkey′s general election

"The AKP's nationalist strategy has paid off"

Recep Tayyip Erdogan (photo: picture-alliance/RIA Novosti/dpa)

Parliamentary election in Turkey

Erdogan's biggest political defeat

Fethullah Gülen (photo: Reuters)

The Gülen Movement in Turkey

Struggling against the "Soldiers of Light"

Protests at Istanbul University (photo: AP)

Protests in Turkey

The Intolerance of Others