Tagged: corruption

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Corruption Scandal and Ensuing Political Crisis

An observer recently quipped that Turkey is always on the news but for all the wrong reasons. The latest episode involves a wide – ranging corruption inquiry, the largest in the history of the...

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Protesting Turkish prosecutor piles pressure on PM

Prosecutor Muammer Akkas says he has been removed from a high-level graft case compromised by police who refuse to arrest more suspects. ISTANBUL—A Turkish prosecutor accused police on Thursday of obstructing his pursuit of...