Istanbul

With hostility towards the millions of refugees in Turkey continuing to mount, a group of NGOs gathered in Istanbul on July 27 to stand in solidarity with Syrian...

After Imamoglu’s election as Istanbul Mayor, there has been a flurry of articles and posts on social media that exude a euphoria that in some cases reaches...

Turkish media, controlled mostly by Erdogan’s AK Party have “gone ape” over the loss of Istanbul to the opposition candidate Imamoglou. Erdogan...

Cheers and car horns echoed through the streets of the central Beyoglu district as Binali Yildirim, the candidate of the Justice and Development Party (AKP),...

As the campaign for the controversial do-over of the Istanbul mayoral elections heats up, Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and its supporters...

The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan declared that still ”there are people who want to see Istanbul as Constantinople,” on Saturday. Erdogan was...

The Justice and Development Party (AKP) mayor of İstanbul’s Esenler district has said Greeks were very happy about the election of Republican People’s...

Kani Xulam, a political activist based in Washington D.C. who runs the American Kurdish Information Network (AKIN) penned an article in which he calls for Kurds...

U.S. support for Turks who oppose the ruling Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) electoral manipulation would both preserve credibility with the government...

Al-monitor notes that Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) said it would participate in a controversial rerun of the Istanbul municipal...