Tayyip Erdogan

Editorial: The predictably unpredictable Mr. Erdogan

The Turkish press reported that the government of Recep Tayyip Erdogan has purchased a fourth drilling ship.

Those who know that the Turkish president belongs to the category of politicians who use foreign policy for domestic consumption were not surprised by his attempt to reverse his decline in opinion polls with such sensationalist moves.

Outcome of Atatürk’s achievements, Turkey’s road map today: Erdoğan

Turkey is approaching its targets of overcoming global crisis successfully, said the country's president on Nov. 10 in his speech commemorating Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey, noting that the outcome of his achievements is "the road map of Turkey."