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Events and Appearances - Merve Tahiroglu

November 2015

Turkey After Snap Elections: Chaos or Reconciliation?

5th November 2015 - 12:00 PM

As Turkey heads to snap elections on November 1, the Justice and Development Party (AKP) is hoping to restore its parliamentary majority lost in June. Hinged on the election results is not only the make-up  of the next government, but also Turkey’s waning economy, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's quest for increased power, the Kurdish peace process, and prospects for national reconciliation and  Turkey's role in the Syrian war.