Country: Turkey

Cover of the magazine ''Ala'', first edition

Islamic Fashion Magazine ''Ala'' from Turkey

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Hijab and High Heels

''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

Young women at the University of Benghazi, Libya (photo: DW)

Interview with Nader Hashemi

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On the Compatibility of Islam and Democracy

A Turkish soldier in the Turkish town of Akcakale (photo: Bulent Kilic/AFP/GettyImages)

Crisis between Turkey and Syria

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The Battleground Expands

Oya Baydar (photo: dpa)

Interview with the Turkish writer Oya Baydar

''Turkey is a country of miracles''

The Turkish Oriental Dub Band "Baba Zula" (photo: Alper Etug)

The Turkish Oriental Dub Band "Baba Zula"

Music from the Fringes with a Rebellious Soul

Pinar Selek (photo: Getty Images)

Interview with Pınar Selek

''The Old Mindset Is Still in Place in Turkey''

Demonstration against the anti-Islamic film in Peshawar, Pakistan, during which a US flag is set on fire (photo: Reuters)

Anti-Islamic Film Riots

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A Culture of Religious Fanaticism

Professor Henner Fürtig is director of the GIGA Institute of Middle East Studies in Hamburg (photo: Werner Bartsch)

Protests across the Muslim World

''Deep mistrust towards the West''

Eugene Rogan in his office (photo: private copyright)

Eugene Rogan on Arab History and the Arab Spring

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''The Subordination of the Arab World May Be Ending''

Afro-Turks during the Sixth Festival of the Calf (photo: Ekrem Güzeldere)

The Fate of the Afro-Turks

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Nothing Left But the Colour

President Mohammed Mursi of Egypt giving a speech in which he praised the military in Cairo (photo: dpa)

Changes in Egypt's Military Leadership

Mursi Reaches Agreement with the Generals

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (centre) attends Eid Al Fitr prayers at al-Hamad mosque in Damascus (photo: Reuters)

Javier Solana on Finding a Solution to the Syrian Conflict

Towards a Syria Consensus

Syrian refugees (photo: AP)

The Destiny of the Syrian Refugees

''The Floodgates of Humanity Must Be Opened Immediately''

photo: AP

Europe's ''Judeo-Christian Heritage''

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The Fiction That It Always Was

Feridun Zaimoglu (photo: dpa)

Interview with Feridun Zaimoglu

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''Germany is Making Itself a Laughing Stock''

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