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Erdogan Weaponizes Turkish Justice

President Erdoğan is taking a wrecking ball to Turkey’s legal and political institutions in an effort to shut down his political opponents.

Published on: June 4, 2020
Henri J. Barkey is a professor of international relations at Lehigh University and an adjunct senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. Steven A. Cook is a senior fellow for Middle East and Africa studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.
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