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Turkish ex-army chief on trial for 1997 coup

Turkish ex-army chief on trial for 1997 coup

Istanbul, Associated Press—Turkey’s former military chief and 102 other people went on trial Monday for alleged involvement in the ousting of an Islamic-led government in 1997, as Turkey presses ahead with efforts to make generals account for their decades of...
A Dark Winter Ahead

A Dark Winter Ahead

For those of us who viewed the Arab Awakenings more as the Arab world’s 1848 than its 1989—if we can indeed draw parallels between the Middle East and Europe’s various revolutionary upheavals—this recent (and probably final) act of the Arab Spring is not so...