Produced by Abbas Djavadi
August 30, 2016
Turning Away From Gulen's 'Golden Generation'
In the mid-1990s, Aygul attended one of the hundreds of "Gulen schools" that were established throughout Turkey by the unregistered network of Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen. But after a while, Aygul's parents started to see changes in her behavior.
August 19, 2016
Turkey's Anti-Gulen Clampdown Rages Out Of Control
The clampdown on suspected supporters of U.S.-based Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen, who has been accused of masterminding the July 15 coup attempt, has reached unprecedented scope. Reportedly even some friends of Gulen supporters have been detained.
August 09, 2016
Turkey Notebook: How To Win Turks' Hearts
Forget about Turkey's EU-accession talks, which are on hold anyway. Forget about Turkey's membership in NATO, boasting the second-largest army in the alliance. Things in Turkey are not so cut and dry as to take cooperation as a sign of future unity.
August 02, 2016
Erdogan: 'May God Forgive Us!' -- But Will Turkey?
In talking about his former ally whom he now accuses of attempting a coup against him, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he made "serious mistakes" dealing with Fethullah Gulen. One of the chief ones was the "Ergenekon" trials.
June 06, 2016
Turkey's Foreign Policy: From 'Zero Problems' To 'Nothing But Problems'
For years, Turkey's policy of "zero problems with neighboring countries" was a flagship concept of the ruling Justice and Development Party led by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Today, there is almost no "country of immediate interest" for Ankara that Turkey has no problems with.