Constitutional Crisis in Turkey as President Seeks to Discredit Constitutional Court

By Constanze Letsch, 9 February 2018
While the Turkish military offensive in the Syrian-Kurdish enclave of Afrin is grabbing all the headlines, a constitutional crisis has erupted that could spell the end to the rule of law and the separation of powers in Turkey, legal experts and human-rights groups warn. The crisis began when Turkey’s Constitutional Court ruled on January 11 that two journalists being tried on terrorism charges [...] Read more here:…


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