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Sinem Cengiz

Sinem Cengiz is a Turkish political analyst who specializes in Turkey’s relations with the Middle East. 

Twitter: @SinemCngz

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Refugees must not become the forgotten victims of corona crisis

The plight of refugees stranded along Turkey’s border with Greece was the top story in the international media, political circles and public discussions — until the coronavirus pandemic turned the world on its head and wrecked the lives of millions of people.

March 20, 2020

The coronavirus and another new political party top the Turkish agenda for now

On March 14, 2003, Recep Tayyip Erdogan became Turkey’s prime minister, heading the country’s 59th government as the leader of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP).

March 13, 2020