Is blocking Turkey’s officials from campaigning in Europe a blessing for Erdogan?

As the Dutch government withdrew Turkey’s FM Mevlut Cavusoglu’s travel permission it seems that EU-Turkey relations are deteriorating further every day. So in you opinion, what’s next, is it possible to continue like this or do expect some dramatic development from one or both sides? Read few comments.

Turkey’s President President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Credit: https://www.tccb.gov.tr

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EU or Shanghai bloc? What options does Erdogan have?

European Parliament votes to suspend talks with Turkey on EU membership. What’s next for Turkey? Read few comments.

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What is Erdogan doing? And what about the reaction of the West?

Turkish police detained the editor and senior staff of the Cumhuriyet newspaper and President Erdogan is pursuing also a combative foreign policy. Is Erdogan pushing further the consolidation of his power and what kind of reaction, if any, do you expect from Western allies? Read few comments.

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What’s next for Turkey, Erdogan after failed coup?

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Erdogan-Merkel relationship amid the Jan Böhmermann affair

How do you read current President Erdogan-Chancellor Merkel relationship amid the case of Jan Böhmermann, what both sides hope to gain from this relationship? Read few comments.

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Turkey elections: So Erdogan and AKP won. But can they also deliver?

AKP won the election in Turkey and it is widely perceived as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s victory. But what people of Turkey expect now from Erdogan, AKP? And can they deliver? Read few comments.

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The current graft probe is a real challenge for PM Erdogan

One of the factors that had brought the AKP to power in 2002 was the perception that everyone else was corrupt.

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