May 7, 2019
Watch the banking system's acces to lira funding as Turks shift toward foreign currency deposits...
April 2, 2019
A few days before Turkey’s local elections, I wrote an article for Foreign Policy.com titled “Erdogan is Weak. And Invincible.” Well, at least the first part was accurate. The ruling Justice and Dev…
January 24, 2019
The current account has improved, but Turkey's underlying financial vulnerabilities remain.
January 9, 2019
Erdogan promises to finish America's fight against the Islamic State, but it's the Kurds that he's out to destroy.
November 27, 2018
Washington continues to claim Ankara as “strategic partner.” Let’s stop pretending it is.
December 21, 2018
The U.S. withdrawal from Syria removes the main obstacle to a Turkish campaign to eradicate Syrian Kurdish forces and could lead to a more dangerous phase of Syria’s civil war.
May 22, 2019
Turkish democracy can't die, because it never lived.
The country’s political system doesn't deserve the laments it’s recently received.
November 15, 2018
When Andrew Brunson, the North Carolinian pastor, was released from Turkish custody in October, President Donald J. Trump tweeted that he was looking forward to “good, perhaps great, relations betwee…