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’s next for Turkey, Erdogan after failed coup?

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Istanbul attack: What to do about the airports in terms of security?

After the terrorist attack in Brussels it is again airport attack, this time in Istanbul and some observers are saying that it seems the terrorist are learning quite fast how to overcome the extra layers of security. How should we react? With more security measures? With a different approach? Read few comments.

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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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What does EU-Turkey deal mean for the refugee crisis?

From the beginning of refugee crisis EU leader were saying we need to solve roots of this crisis. But what is your view, are we doing this? We are trying desperately to get some deal with Turkey but as I see it has very little to do with solving roots of the crisis, hasn’t it? Read few comments.

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EU-Turkey summit: What is on the menu

After summit in November there is another meeting EU-Turkey meeting on Monday. I might be wrong but seems to me the situation is even more complicated though both sides wanna move forward. How do you see this, what you expect from upcoming EU-Turkey summit? Read few comments.

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