Justin Vela

The “new CHP”

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Safak Pavey visits a home on the Anatolian side of Istanbul while campaigning ahead of parliamentary elections held on June 12, 2011

Istanbul- EurasiaNet.org has published my story on Turkey’s opposition party The People’s Republican Party (CHP). Turkey’s Oldest Political Party Learns to Be Second to One, describes how the party tried to remake its image ahead of June 12 parliamentary elections and what it must do in the future to contend with the popular ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP).


Written by Justin Vela

June 18, 2011 at 7:01 pm

Posted in Published work, turkey

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