Mehmet Yılmaz

Istambul

TURKEY

Turkey launches ground operation in Syria

August 25, 2016 | Although Turkish army claims to be fighting ISIS to legitimize the invasion, its real objective is to stop the advance of Kurdish militia, the only progressive force on the ground.

Mehmet Yılmaz

TURKEY

Erdoğan Declares State of Emergency

July 21, 2016 | Following last week's attempted coup, Turkish President Erdoğan declared a three-month state of emergency, signaling the real “coup” against workers' and people's freedoms.

Mehmet Yılmaz

TURKEY

No to the coup, no to the AKP!

July 17, 2016 | The Islamist AKP government under President Erdoğan will use the attempted military coup as an opportunity to recover its tarnished image, and to install an authoritarian presidential system.

Mehmet Yılmaz