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Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014 | Yasemin Çongar, Columnist
The recent resignations from Turkey’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the explanations given to them by the departing members point to an increasingly isolated Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014 | Yasemin Çongar, Columnist
Erdogan Bayraktar, Turkey’s proverbial “contractor-in-chief” for a decade, who resigned from his post in the government after his son was briefly detained on corruption charges, and called on PM Erdogan to follow suit, is seen as the “black box” of government’s mostly unaudited business.
Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013 | Yasemin Çongar, Columnist
The resignation of Istanbul Deputy Hakan Sukur, one of Turkey’s all-time best strikers and a Gulenist, from the AKP seems to have come right in time for the all-out war between the government and Gulen movement.
Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 | Yasemin Çongar, Columnist
Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 | Yasemin Çongar, Columnist
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