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Turkey erupts: Taksim Square, the next Tahrir? (part 2)

It's more than just the bulldozing of one of the rare public parks in central Istanbul that's sparked an unprecedented wave of defiance against Turkey's prime minister of ten years. François Picard's panel reflects on Reçep Tayep Erdogan's next move.

  • Benjamin BRUCE, French political science institute Sciences Po Paris;
  • Evren KÜÇÜKKAYA, Observatory of the Black, Gulf and Mediterranean Seas (OBGMS);
  • Dorothée SCHMID, Director of the Contemporary Turkey program, French Institute of International Relations (IFRI);
  • Suat KINIKLIOĞLU, Director, Center for Strategic Communication (Stratim), Former Member of the Turkish Parliament (AKP) (from Istanbul).

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Produced by Christopher Davis, Claire Brown, Anelise Borges.

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