Silje Rønning Kampesæter is being kicked out of Tyrkey. The previous time Aftenposten experienced something similar was in 1971, when this newspaper’s Moscow-correspondent Per Egil Hegge was expelled from the Soviet Union. Aftenposten
For the first time since 1971, a correspondent for Aftenposten has been declared unwanted….
Local media reports Ankara University professor Resat Baris Unlu set his students a question comparing documents written by Abdullah Ocalan
theguardian.com – David Lepeska – Feb 9, 4:22 AM
More than 30,000 residents have fled a Kurdish-dominated World Heritage Site in Turkey. With the PM promising to ‘rebuild Sur like Toledo’, some see links between the government’s military operations and its regeneration plans
Five years ago, when the so-called Arab Spring erupted, Turkey – which had just been humiliated by the EU after years of accession talks – saw an opportunity to recover its pride: it would help to reshape a Middle East in turmoil. But things have not exactly unfolded as planned.