90 of the 192 prosecutors in Istanbul?s Çağlayan Courthouse were reassigned, including two prosecutors in charge of the graft probe launched on Dec. 17
Erdoğan has implicitly slammed the Gülen movement, accusing it movement of ‘being hostile against its own country’ and attempting ‘to steal the national will’
The battered currency, the lira, rises on expectations of an increase in the benchmark interest rate.
Mehmet Şimşek played down the impact on growth of a sharp hike in interest rates
SWP Research Paper (Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik) 2014/RP 02, Jan. 2014, 31 p. German Institute for International and Security Affairs Günter Seufert * The movement led by the preacher Fethullah Gülen is regarded as the fastest-growing religious trend within Turkish Islam. This accounts also for citizens and denizens with Turkish backgrounds in Western European countries
The pro-government media put an extremely positive spin on Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan?s visit to Brussels last week