Global Journalist: Turkey's dying democracy

Fifteen years ago, Turkey was the great democratic beacon of the Islamic world. Back then Turkey’s current President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was viewed as a moderate Islamist and modernizer. In recent years Erdogan's Turkey has become an authoritarian state.



By: KemalInDaHouse (429.10)

Tags: Yeni Türkiye, AKP, AK Party, Erdogan, Turkey, Freedom of speech, Turkish, Coup, Purge, Can Dundar, Syria, Islamic world, Authoritarianism

Location: United States