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🔻 Istanbul Başakşehir - derided by many Turkish football fans as being a project team of Turkish President Recep Ta… https://t.co/i5Weonzp2P
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7/7
2020
As you may have guessed by the long thread, I published something. To save you from yet another Odyssean tweet chai… https://t.co/njMqfAq2em
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkMessage I think portfolio investors will take from this is that they are not welcome in Turkey. And in fact if you… https://t.co/Of6e14XuOR
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7/6
2020
“Erdogan’s argument on victimisation of the pious no longer sells because even his core base knows that after 18 ye… https://t.co/zXINVAd0Y1
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7/4
2020
@amnesty @NewsFromAmnesty @andrewegardner Amnesty International [@amnesty] made a statement about Human Rights Defe… https://t.co/BV3dI1yz6V
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkIn the trial of 11 human rights defenders, Amnesty Turkey honorary chair Taner Kılıç gets convicted of terror org m… https://t.co/AXlQcykhs9
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7/3
2020
Britain to allow travel to and from Turkey in boost to tourism industry Big news for Turkey - a sharp chink of lig… https://t.co/zKbOcUgJeh
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkTurkish court hearing petition to change Istanbul's #HagiaSophia museum into a mosque holds 17 minute hearing, says… https://t.co/bkS9mfIqCp
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7/2
2020
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Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk @ahval_en Turkey responds to @VWGroup decision: Turkey’s competition authority launches probe into five German aut… https://t.co/6OsuXYij6v
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkTurkey asks EU to correct travel list ‘mistake’ https://t.co/lvtWWXAFxO
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkVolkswagen abandons $1.1 billion Turkey factory plans 🚙 German carmaker Volkswagen abandoned plans to build a fac… https://t.co/1kQEojR8Ka
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkWhy bringing Mehmet the Conqueror’s painting back to #Istanbul causes an uproar @NazlanEr https://t.co/bwqBpzS01H
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkTurkey - bit of a joke that the EU is not lifting the travel ban. Turkey has done as well, if not better than the E… https://t.co/4s2VTM0K0U
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7/1
2020
Just out: @CrisisGroup's new report looking at how Ankara has responded to the estimated thousands of ISIS returnee… https://t.co/s4AKoTP5rZ
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6/29
2020
Tonight's local elex in France #Municipales2020 ➡️Historically low turnout ➡️Greens win big: Lyon, Bordeaux, Marsei… https://t.co/YG5iJTj4HV
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6/28
2020
Amid heightened attention on #Turkey’s consolidated media environment, @EdamOrg Nonresident Fellow Baris Kirdemir d… https://t.co/0EGxzEwL7l
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6/26
2020
Turkey no longer functions well enough to be an emerging market? Its being warned that it may be expelled from th… https://t.co/Twgx4Wizuu
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6/24
2020
Four takeaways from the Turkey parts of Bolton's book | Ahval https://t.co/18uE12TCjw
6/22
2020
Recent updates from the Princes' Islands: 🔹Formerly abused carriage horses liberated by @municipalityist & put up… https://t.co/KleEcUcaVD
Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk @VeniceComm just published : #Turkey - Opinion on the replacement of elected candidates and mayors, calls on govern… https://t.co/hFWgRyEHSA
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6/19
2020
We covered this earlier this year https://t.co/Fk9OyoIxgM
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkA Turkey classic: Turkish public believes only Azerbaijan and Turkish Republic of North Cyprus are Turkey’s friends… https://t.co/LRsY3lDnFV
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6/18
2020
ADDENDUM: There has been small increases since June 10, but for the last two days the increase is really high. Ne… https://t.co/sAaxJZzm9B
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkNew #COVID19 cases in Turkey is increasing for the second day in a row, yesterday it was 1459, today it is 1562.… https://t.co/lokDQjQnaA
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6/14
2020
Yes, yes, I've seen this. Downloaded the dataset and have been exploring the specifics of the removed content from… https://t.co/ksehnEn6It
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6/13
2020
Istanbul: Faces of Now – a lockdown diary by @rena_effendi https://t.co/o9aQTydywj
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkDear German friends with a sense of humour – if you agree with me that this famous episode is essentially *Brits ma… https://t.co/OVjeq7rJYC
Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk🔴Twitter has shut down a total of 32.242 accounts with 7.340 being from Turkey due to publication of manipulative c… https://t.co/FDb9WaZcdB
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkTwitter removed 7,340 fake and compromised accounts that are linked to Turkey’s ruling AK Party. “accounts was be… https://t.co/BP5h4aTsxU
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6/12
2020
📝IPC Researcher Andrew O’Donohue, @MaxHoffmanDC and @alanmakovsky's report “Turkey’s Changing Media Landscape” was… https://t.co/SPk1ZiqrHR
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkAthens-Rome maritime deal a message to Ankara https://t.co/dgYhC15cnj https://t.co/EuKsVMlWn8
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6/10
2020
Turkey’s biggest businesses are warning the government against passing amendments to the country’s competition laws… https://t.co/wMw8f8zGDa
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6/9
2020
The sudden growth in Turkish-Russian relations in recent years has baffled many observers, but one has to consider… https://t.co/oADpo5HTY2
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6/8
2020
Turkey confirms foreign investor purchases along Kanal Istanbul project path [Ahval] https://t.co/DKgnMJWGQG
Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk"German Minister of State for Europe #MichaelRoth has called on Turkey to “respect its international obligations” a… https://t.co/zjtPjkty4c
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6/6
2020
#EU proposes to 'top up support' for refugees in #Turkey https://t.co/RPSFkGTDYp https://t.co/rTGir1otVr
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6/5
2020
Russian official: • A team of Russian experts in Turkey helping to set up the S-400s • Waiting for the final d… https://t.co/dXEl0DQQJW
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkUseful as ever, this @jamesinturkey blog entry shows - in detailed charts - where the pro-Kurdish party HDP won and… https://t.co/makvWSL6zE
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6/4
2020
My new Syria brief examines the Turkey-controlled border belt, its challenges and dilemmas, and discusses what Euro… https://t.co/v2ca2hqsg6
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6/1
2020
(1) #NEW Policy brief details the scramble in the #easternMediterranean for access to recently discovered #gas fiel… https://t.co/VIv8b8baA9
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5/26
2020
This is a clear and straightforward explanation of the new AKP splinter parties DEVA and Gelecek, by @SWPBerlin: https://t.co/Z42YECjqLe
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5/19
2020
#Turkey seeks global funding help to gird against #lira shock | Reuters https://t.co/FvVoIUJZ3s
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5/15
2020
Great to see the #Istanbul Tulip back in its home! 🌷Many thanks to Consul General @BartvanBolhuis for his kind gest… https://t.co/Mv1rYZz49Z
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5/10
2020
🏆 @Feyenoord 🎉 📅 #OTD in 2002... #UEL | @pierrevh17 https://t.co/leaQ8DM1IS
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkTurkey poised to enter ‘new phase’ in virus outbreak https://t.co/H0Os5yoQX3 via @AlMonitor
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5/8
2020
Turkish gov’t moves to stop the depreciation of Lira: • Restricting Turkish banks’ lira transactions with foreign… https://t.co/ozEIKG5LWe
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5/7
2020
Net met veel plezier het boek van @NOSWaagmeester over zijn tijd in Turkije uitgelezen. Goed geschreven zoektocht n… https://t.co/U1YFJpQvq3
5/4
2020
“[An IMF Standby Credit Facility] with $60-80 billion in funding in return for substantive policy change, transpare… https://t.co/G3Jbpg6GAU
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkVery sad news: legendary Feyenoord goalkeeper Eddy Pieters Graafland has passed away age 86. Between 1958 and 1970,… https://t.co/rk7HoPfCCD
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4/29
2020
My latest elucidating factors behind Ankara's decision to delay S400 activation in April. See that crippled economy… https://t.co/l51yowmRp7
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4/24
2020
Turkey postpones S-400 missile activation date https://t.co/H3UMkYvea1
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4/22
2020
Turkey’s plans to switch on its new Russian S-400 air defense systems have been delayed by the coronavirus outbreak… https://t.co/k93glwWvyu
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4/21
2020
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced on Monday another lockdown in 31 major provinces between April 23… https://t.co/yujcI0Nbpp
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkHaal of bestel hem bij je eigen boekhandel of steun de lokale boekwinkel door hem hier te bestellen… https://t.co/nJ0ypzD6Oz
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkDus ik dacht - waarom een film een trailer, maar een boek niet? En toen monteerde ik een trailer voor mijn boek.… https://t.co/mF8h42t8aa
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4/20
2020
Where will Turkey find foreign currency after shunning the IMF? | Zülfikar Doğan ➖ https://t.co/kubMJmDVtd
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4/18
2020
Analyzing Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu's election victory in 2019, @FMichaelWuth and @MelvynIngleby look at how th… https://t.co/pkcrE1jrhl
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4/17
2020
Essential reading to understand Trump’s botched reaction to the corona crisis https://t.co/y0f9OdMLKf
4/16
2020
Locking up dissidents, Turkish style: the saga of Osman Kavala by @MerveTahiroglu https://t.co/mgVnm73GCI
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4/15
2020
Turkey’s parliament on April 14 passed a law that will allow the release of tens of thousands of prisoners, but whi… https://t.co/YpIUgzJDWE
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4/14
2020
Why didn’t Erdogan let #Turkey’s interior minister resign over coronavirus curfew fiasco? https://t.co/HLXUq4MlKS v… https://t.co/cHgTIw6Itk
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4/13
2020
Oh dear! President Erdogan doesn’t accept Interior Min. Soylu’s resignation. It was rather extraordinary that Soylu… https://t.co/bkloTgOJ6v
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkThe Turkish presidency just announced the President did not accept the resignation and Soylu will continue to serve… https://t.co/lZejZk3BDv
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkSoylu was hailed a hero of #July15, became (arguably) Erdoğan's most powerful minister and his most dominant enforc… https://t.co/BrPcmWScRo
Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk- Suleyman Soylu (SS), first: The announcement/management of the full lockdown is done by order of the presidency… https://t.co/Qoa7H00XSn
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkIn a monarchical system, it is routine to offer up ministers as scapegoats to failed policies.
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkThis is highly unusual for Turkey: Heads rarely if ever roll for bad policy, corruption and the like. Soylu, a righ… https://t.co/b0SpfEl7cv
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkBREAKING — Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu resigns over last Friday’s mess where 250,000 people crammed in… https://t.co/96naNwDB9S
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4/12
2020
Istanbul like you’ve never seen it: streets, bridges, squares mostly empty during total lockdown to try & slow… https://t.co/3waIuImgRy
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4/11
2020
This piece from David Frum is the most devastating takedown I’ve ever seen of Donald Trump. Full of facts and pull… https://t.co/xDxQitj0Q7
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkOnly question left for Erdogan is which economic taboo to break as Turkey runs low on FX reserves. A pro-government… https://t.co/F9JixgGZ51
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4/9
2020
Will COVID-19 Remake the World? by Dani Rodrik @ProSyn https://t.co/ALllfy7ISQ
4/7
2020
Essential question that needs to better understood, soberly, not emotionally. It is a bit like Nostradamus' predict… https://t.co/ZwuDPXsSh3
Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk#Turkey distributes free face #masks to citizens https://t.co/Kn7djOGyt3 https://t.co/CSOdRzMrzy
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkToday is 6 April 2020. #OsmanKavala has been behind bars for 888 days. #FreeOsmanKavala https://t.co/hVDBTC7tI6
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4/6
2020
On this day, 1992, the Siege of #Sarajevo began. It was the longest siege of a capital city in the modern era. Snip… https://t.co/fDr7ZqJLIz
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4/5
2020
#Coronavirus crisis threatens to add 2 million people to #Turkey’s army of #jobless, which already numbers 4.5 mill… https://t.co/YBwzYwnUXh
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4/3
2020
From ⁦@asliaydintasbas⁩ “In a multipolar world marked by geopolitical competition, #Erdogan’s #Turkey wants to be a… https://t.co/hHZi8t5cns
Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk.@EUCourtPress has today ruled that #Hungary, #Poland & #CzechRepublic shouldn't have refused to admit relocated… https://t.co/heh10A35gk
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkNo. Don’t kick Hungary out of the EU. Many Hungarians loath Orbán (voting for an anti-Orbán mayor of Budapest for e… https://t.co/EP82ge6fSj
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkOPINION: Even for a country known for its straight-talking approach, the Dutch response to the coronavirus epidemic… https://t.co/kguBJZifDB
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkCORONAVIRUS UPDATES - Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca has just confirmed that Istanbul is the epicenter of the pa… https://t.co/eKLv59Wnvn
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4/2
2020
Important: 1) INSTEX is helping EU & Iran to bypass US sanctions. Trade volume is not significant, but symbolism an… https://t.co/SuFG6zu563
Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk#Turkey expands quarantine to towns across country to fight #coronavirus @aylajean https://t.co/z4DxxQpmOp @sinemadar
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3/31
2020
Turkey’s coronavirus death toll has risen by 23 to 131 New cases: 1,815 Total cases: 9,217 Tests in the last 24 ho… https://t.co/at7AXq5LDX
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3/29
2020
#Turkey moves migrants from Greek border amid virus pandemic https://t.co/Iikd2hvPi1 https://t.co/E5WHNdp5Nk
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkWill the coronavirus 'kill populism'? Don't count on it | Cas Mudde https://t.co/RJZ2vuI5ye
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3/28
2020
Could we go a bit humble on grandeur forecasts on the world? I know it is all overwhelming and we are at home and o… https://t.co/jO6yL5Hlc4
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3/26
2020
CORONAVIRUS UPDATES - #Turkey’s death toll from #coronavirus rose by 15 to 59 as the number of cases surged to 2,43… https://t.co/51jgQaeh5J
Retweeted by Joost Lagendijk#Turkey is in a situation, where it is damned if it acts and damned if it doesn’t - @SemihIdiz https://t.co/6oHvZuq3by #Idlib
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkTurkey’s day-to-day struggle against #Covid19 outbreak: When did it start? What measures have been taken since then… https://t.co/TfqbEqLnZ8
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3/25
2020
This brings the death toll to 44 after the #coronavirus outbreak was first reported in Turkey on March 11, and the… https://t.co/QQLdfFzN4N
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkSeven new deaths from #Covid19 in Turkey, health minister says. Fatalities included one patient with an existing lu… https://t.co/frRwhWPTIZ
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkTurkey’s Erdoğan opposes ‘last resort’ #coronavirus lockdown - columnists [Ahval] https://t.co/0bhS7U0Ivq
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkVery pleased that #EU member states today reached political agreement on opening of accession talks with #Albania a… https://t.co/oR8fDyqfxc
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkFrom cover-up to global donor: China’s soft power play  https://t.co/JTeM06sI7JAccession talks will apply a new #methodology and will be accompagnied by more #infrastructure investment. The year… https://t.co/D5azI0lXig
Retweeted by Joost LagendijkAt least in 1 way, today is going to be a good day politically: the EU's General Affairs Council will open the door… https://t.co/UUtnT4FPCz
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3/24
2020

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