Writings by Burak Bekdil  (View Biography)
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Coup Attempt in Turkey: A Feast of Pretexts2016/07/21
Turkey: Victim of Its Own Enthusiasm for Jihad2016/07/07
Turkey and Israel: Happy Together?2016/06/29
Turkey: A Thuggish Ramadan2016/06/28
Turkey's Conquest-Fetish2016/06/16
Backstage at Turkey's Shotgun Wedding with Israel2016/06/14
The Fairy Tale of "Post-Modern" Turkey2016/06/06
Qatar: The World's Wealthiest Family-Run Gas Station2016/05/31
Turkish Sultan's New Grand Vizier: What Is His Main Goal?2016/05/24
Turkey: Erdogan's Promised "Reforms"2016/05/18
Wanted: New Grand Vizier for Turkey's Sultan2016/05/15
Turkey: "We Need a Religious Constitution"2016/05/06
Turkey's Fake War on Jihadis2016/04/28
Erdogan: The World's Most Insulted President2016/04/20
Turkey's Circus in Washington2016/04/12
Journalism in Turkey: Newsroom vs. Courtroom2016/03/31
Turkish Hatred: When the Truth Slips Out2016/03/27
Egypt's "Dictator," Turkey's "Democrat"2016/03/22
European Union Caving to Turkey's Blackmail?2016/03/15
Turkey's Runaway Anti-Semitism2016/03/10
Turkey's "Fall and Fall"2016/02/28
Russia's Trap: Luring Sunnis into War2016/02/16
Turkey's Haunted Border with Syria2016/02/11
Turkey and Israel: A Loveless Date2016/02/09
Turks' Unrequited Love for Palestinians2016/02/04
Turkey: Death to Free Speech2016/01/27
Turkey: Is It Religiously All Right to Lust for My Daughter?2016/01/12
Blame Terror on Everyone but Terrorists!2016/01/11
Russian Imperialism Meets Illusions of Ottoman Grandeur2015/12/31
Turkey's Dangerous Ambitions2015/12/24
Turkey and Israel: A Rickety Handshake2015/12/23
Turkey's "Spies," EU's "Human Rights"2015/12/13
Russia Devouring the Eastern Mediterranean?2015/12/05
Turkey: Wrong Partner to Fight Terror2015/11/28
Turkey's Oppression Machine2015/11/22
Arab Spring, French Autumn2015/11/17
Erdogan's License to Strangle2015/11/16
Turkey's Stockholm Syndrome2015/11/08
Turkey: Where Ice Cream Can Be More Dangerous than Bombs2015/11/05
What Turkey's Elections Will NOT Change2015/10/29
Turkey's Thugocracy2015/10/26
Turkey's Grisly Dances with the Islamic State2015/10/15
The Politics of Lies2015/10/06
Turkish Press's New Normal2015/10/04
Turkey's Islamist Factory Settings2015/09/21
Why Do Muslims Flock to The "Evil West"?2015/09/17
Turkey's "Free" Press2015/09/14
Turkey's 'Good' and 'Bad' Terrorists2015/09/10
Turkey: America's Really Bad "Faustian Bargain"2015/09/08
Sorry, Egypt No Longer a Province of the Ottoman Empire2015/09/06
NATO Allies Making It Easier for Iran to Attack Israel?2015/09/03
Turkey: Payback Time?2015/08/30
Election Time in Turkey: Tossing the Dice Again2015/08/20
Turkey's Multiple Wars2015/08/16
How Elections Messed Up Turkey's Plans2015/08/12
Turkey's Rambos (Almost) Fight Islamic State2015/08/09
Turkey and Its Kurds: At War Again2015/08/06
Turkey: ISIS's Hostage Again2015/08/04
What Turkey Wants in Syria2015/07/31
Turkey Turns on Its Jihadists Next Door2015/07/28
How Turkey Fights the Islamic State2015/07/27
Turkish Journalists: Guilty Without Trial2015/07/22
Iran Nuclear Deal: Good and Bad News for Turkey2015/07/16
Turkey: Jihadists in Lawyers' Robes2015/07/13
Turkey Finds China Too Big To Bite2015/07/12
Turkey's View of Terror2015/07/07
Turkey's Wrong Bet on Syria2015/07/01
Turkey and Israel: Starting Over?2015/06/28
Erdogan's Fake Campaign to Save Morsi2015/06/25
Obama's "Model Partner" Thinks Israel, U.S., Biggest Threats2015/06/21
Erdogan & Co.: Bad News for Jihadists2015/06/18
Turkey Cracks Down on the Free Press2015/06/17
Post-Election Turkey: Now What?2015/06/11
Turkey: Muslim Brothers' Protector2015/06/09
Turkey: "An End to an Era of Oppression"2015/06/08
Turkey's Flotilla: What Was It Really About?2015/06/04
Turkey: "Home of Bad Jokes"2015/06/02
Turkish Fairy Tales from Uncle Tayyip2015/05/30
Turkey: Not-Quite Rule of Law2015/05/25
Who Can Attack Turkish Ships?2015/05/22
Erdogan's Dream: The Sultan Rules2015/05/15
A Turkish-Saudi Military Offensive on Syria?2015/05/10
Turkey's Obsessive Fantasy2015/05/05
How Democracies Decay2015/05/02
How Non-Muslims "Survive" in Turkey2015/04/30
Turkey's Supposed Nemesis: "The Mastermind"2015/04/27
No Racism in Turkey!2015/04/23
Turkey: Genocide à la Carte2015/04/16
Turkey and Iran: Theater of Make Believe2015/04/14
ISIS's Turkish Brothers2015/04/11
Turkey's "Muslim God"2015/04/09
Turkey: "Zero Problems with Neighbors"2015/04/06
Erdogan Raising "Devout Generations"2015/04/01
Turkey: Is the AKP's "Spell" Reversing?2015/03/29
Turkey: Davutoglu vs. Davutoglu2015/03/26
The Age of "Dangerous Turkish Criminals"2015/03/22
"Reform" in Turkey2015/03/18
The Islamist Way2015/03/14
Hamas in Turkey: "Humanitarian Activity"2015/03/06
"Top Secret" Turkey2015/03/03
Being "Protected" in Turkey2015/03/01
Turkey's Illusions Hit Realities2015/02/26
Turkey's Culture of Horror2015/02/24
Turkey: Justice vs. Islamist Justice2015/02/18
The Real "Enemies" of Turkey2015/02/15
Bad News: Davutoglu Wants "New Middle East"2015/02/10
Turkey's Bad Joke: Crocodile Tears for Victims of Holocaust2015/02/08
Turkey: Don't Get Mad, Take Over a Bank2015/02/05
Justice, Erdogan Style2015/01/27
Turkey's Dance with Jihadists2015/01/26
Erdogan's Turkish Bazaar2015/01/17
Turkey's Staggering "Shoeboxgate"2015/01/15
How Turkey Fights Extremism: "Do Not Keep Pet Dogs at Home!"2015/01/13
Turkey: Where Some Murders Are More Equal than Others2015/01/12
Erdogan in Wonderland: "Freedom" in Turkey2015/01/03
Davutoglu and Mashaal: A Marriage Made in Heaven2015/01/01
Erdogan's Egyptian Nightmare2014/12/30
Why Does Nobody Want to Play with Turkey?2014/12/26
Heading for a Jew-Free Turkey2014/12/23
"Justice" in Turkey2014/12/20
Turkey and EU: The Kodak-Moment2014/12/14
Turkey "Improves" Education2014/12/11
Turkish Hospitality For Arab Terrorism2014/12/06
Pluralism in Turkey: A Fairy Tale2014/12/02
The Turkish Governor's "Huge Hatred"2014/11/29
Turkey's Bark and Bite2014/11/21
Turkey's "Foreign" Citizens2014/11/19
"Zionist" Olive Trees in Turkey2014/11/16
A Turkish Quest to "Liberate" Jerusalem2014/11/13
Turkey's Rules for Safety2014/11/08
Don't Tell Erdogan Jihadists Kill People2014/11/06
Erdogan's Book of Defeat2014/10/31
Normalization between Ankara and Jerusalem? Guess Again.2014/10/30
Turkey: No Longer a "Rock Star" on Arab Street2014/10/27
Turkey: The "Great Muslim Democracy"2014/10/25
Turkey's Love Affair with Hamas2014/10/19
Turkey's Boomerang War in Syria2014/10/16
Turkey: Jihad-Lite2014/10/14
Who Does Turkey Support?2014/10/07
The Few Brave Men of Turkey2014/10/04
Turkey? Antisemitic? Who, Me?2014/10/01
How Turkey Plans to "Combat Anti-Semitism"2014/09/25
Turkey: What Ally?2014/09/22
Turkey's Frankenstein Monster2014/09/13
Confusion over "Jihad"2014/09/11
Turkey's New Government: Old Wine in a New Bottle2014/09/10
Forty-Four Million Zionists in Turkey!2014/09/06
How to Be "A Disgrace to Humanity" in Turkey2014/09/04
Sorry to Remind You, but Golda Meir Was Right - Part IV of IV2014/08/30
Sorry to Remind You, but Golda Meir Was Right - Part III of IV2014/08/29
Sorry to Remind You, but Golda Meir Was Right - Part II of IV2014/08/28
Sorry to Remind You, but Golda Meir Was Right - Part I of IV2014/08/27