Turkish Armed Forces conducted a surgical operation, codenamed the Eagle-Claw 2, in Gara Region of Northern Iraq in February 2021.
Though mostly symbolic under the new system, the nationalists, in their new political posture, also provided the much-needed support for the ruling party to attain a simple majority, at least, in the parliament.
The success of the 3S-Scare Strategy
The common view is that Turkey is on the verge of civil war as well as war; in fact, the categorical distinction between a war and a civil war is..
Heraclitus, the great philosopher of Ionia, pointed the “eternal transformation” by saying “Lightning never strikes twice” approximately 2500 years ago. The economy-based decision processes played an important role in the formation of many transformations, destructions and reconstructions.
AKP officials have preferred to refer their supporters and political allies in the framework of “brotherhoods” or “sisterhoods.”
Power struggles within AKP intensify while Turkey is on the verge of a fundamental paradigm shift. The year 2012 started with the labor pains of a new direction that the country is confronted with. Indigenous factors that are of structural and local nature are crucial in understanding and explaining this change of course.