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Analysis & Commentary - Aykan Erdemir

Aykan Erdemir's Latest Broadcasts

17th January 2018 – Foreign Podicy

Podcast: Busted! Iran, Turkey and the Largest Sanctions-Evasion Scheme in Modern History

Clifford D. May, Jonathan Schanzer, Aykan Erdemir, Merve Tahiroglu

It was likely the largest sanctions-evasion scheme in modern history, involving top state officials from both Ankara and Tehran. more...

16th January 2018 – Australian Broadcasting Corp.

Australian Broadcasting Corp.

Aykan Erdemir

FDD's Aykan Erdemir joins Australian Broadcasting Corp. to discuss President Erdogan's thoughts on the plans for a US-led coalition border force in Syria. more...

10th January 2018 – i24 News

The Rundown

Aykan Erdemir

FDD's Aykan Erdemir joins The Rundown to discuss Turkey and Russia. more...

30th September 2017 – i24 News

Strictly Security

Aykan Erdemir

FDD seior fellow Aykan Erdemir discuss the Kurdish referendum for independence on Strictly Security on i24 News. more...

29th September 2017 – CGTN

CGTN America

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir joins a discussion on Kurdistan’s independence referendum on CGTN America. more...

26th September 2017 – WORLD Radio

The World and Everything In It

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir discusses the teaching of jihad to school children in Turkey. more...

26th September 2017 – i24 News

Special Edition

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow joins i24 News to discuss the Kurdish referendum. more...

26th September 2017 – SBS

SBS Radio Turkish

Aykan Erdemir

A former member of the Turkish Parliament Aykan Erdemir is a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies in USA. Mr Erdemir is talking on Iraqi Kurds' independence referendum and Turkeys anxieties. more...

12th September 2017 – BBC World Service

Newshour

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir joins Newshour on BBC World Service to talk about the recent weapons deal between Turkey and Russia. more...

8th September 2017 – Medyascope TV

This Week in Turkey

Aykan Erdemir

Aykan Erdemir on former Turkish minister's involvement in the Zarrab case. more...

24th August 2017 – i24 News

Crossroads

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir joins Crossroads on i24 News to discuss the Kurdish referendum more...

1st August 2017 – BBC World News

World News Today

Aykan Erdemir

FDD Senior Fellow Aykan Erdemir talks about mass trials in Turkey. more...

15th July 2017 – CGTN

The World Today

Aykan Erdemir

CGTN's Susan Roberts spoke with former Turkish Parliament member and FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir, one year after the failed coup in Turkey. more...

14th July 2017 – War on the Rocks

WarCast

Aykan Erdemir

As a former member of Turkish parliament and a respected academic, Aykan Erdemir has important views on what last year's coup attempt did to Turkey and how President Erdogan used the episode to solidify his authoritarian hold on power. Ryan Evans spoke with him to mark tomorrow's anniversary of the attempted putsch, which killed 249 people. Erdemir is a senior fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies. more...

11th July 2017 – News Radio WINA

The Schilling Show

Aykan Erdemir

Senior Fellow of Foundation for Defense of Democracies Dr. Aykan Erdemir calls in to share points on Historic relationship between US and Turkey, Erdogan, and Possibility of removal from NATO. more...

9th June 2017 – Global Journalist

Turkey’s Dying Democracy

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir discusses Turkey's "democracy" and its prospects for the future. more...

5th June 2017 – CGTN

The Heat

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir discusses the London terror attack and heightened threat in Europe. more...

4th June 2017 – Radio Free Europe

Majlis Podcast

Aykan Erdemir, Merve Tahiroglu

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir, and research associate Merve Tahiroglu, discuss the state of Central Asians who join extremist groups in Iraq and Syria. more...

17th May 2017 – CGTN

The Heat

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir comments on Erdogan's visit to the White House. more...

17th May 2017 – CBN

CBN News

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir discusses Erdogan's visit with Trump. more...