The new Turkish jurisprudence on the Armenian genocide – now sealed!

Last December, this column announced the emergence of a new Turkish jurisprudence on the Armenian genocide. Half a year later, the new jurisprudence won an official seal of approval from the offices of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu. The new jurisprudence, in plain coffeehouse patron’s language, is a powerful Turkish […]

Turkey rebuffs US call on thaw with Armenia

Turkey rejects on Hillary Clinton’s calls for Ankara to normalize ties with Armenia, noting that a ruling by an Armenian court is main obstacle to a thaw Ankara has rebutted a statement by the United States calling on Turkey to take steps to normalize its relations with Armenia, citing the Armenian Constitutional Court’s previous rulings […]