Topic: Islam and democracy

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks in front of a poster of Kemal Ataturk (image: picture alliance/dpa/AP Images/K. Ozer)

Ataturk's republic turns 100

Turkey's enduring identity crisis

Demonstrators rally at the National Mall in Washington DC to protest against the Iranian regime on 22 October 2022, following the death of Mahsa Amini in the custody of the Islamic Republic's notorious "morality police" (image: AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

Mahsa Amini: one year on

Tehran has lost the battle for credibility

The village of Tikht saw most of its homes flattened in Morocco's earthquake (image: Fethi Belaid/AFP)

Morocco earthquake

'Finished here' – a village vanishes

Islamic consultant Hussein Hamdan (image: Paul Kreiner/Catholic Academy Rottenburg-Stuttgart)

Muslims in Europe and conflict resolution

Meet Germany's first Islamic affairs consultant

Victims of the Rabaa massacre in shrouds with relatives (image: AHMED HAYMAN/dpa/picture alliance)

10 years after Egypt's Rabaa massacre

Still waiting for justice

King Mohammed VI of Morocco (image: FADEL SENNA / AFP/File)


Mohammed VI turns 60: Diplomacy a priority as inequalities persist

The EU has a vested interest in returning migrants to Tunisia (image: Emilio Morenatti/AP/dpa/picture alliance

EU-Tunisia migration deal

Proposal ignores migrant human rights concerns

 File photo of French President Emmanuel Macron welcoming Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Paris on 28 July 2022 (image: picture-alliance/AA)

Rebranded MbS meets Macron: Rights groups decry 'hypocrisy'

Imran Khan being arrested by security forces at the High Court in Islamabad on 9 May 2023 (Image: Akhtar Soomro/REUTERS)

Imran Khan and Pakistan's power struggle

Populism devours its children

Thousands of supporters of former Pakistan prime minister demonstrate in an anti-government rally (image: Anjum Naveed/AP/dpa/picture alliance)

Pakistan's economic crisis

Sovereign debt overload

Turks wave flags at an election rally (image: Gulsen Solaker/DW)

Turkey election fallout

Erdogan no winner, despite opposition defeat

Recep Tayyip Erdogan takes on challenger Kemal Kilicdaroglu in Turkey's second round run-off (image: Umit Turhan Coskun/NurPhoto/picture alliance)

Turkey election run-off

Too much politics of fear from Kilicdaroglu?

Kemal Kilicdaroglu has been trying to step out of Recep Tayyip Erdogan's shadow since 2010 (image: BULENT KILIC / AFP)

Turkish elections

Turkey's Erdogan pushed to historic run-off