Former Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu reveals the truth behind Turkish Politics

By |2021-10-28T11:07:07+01:0028th October, 2021|

Vaahan’s Turkish Editor, Ahsen Melek Kocatürk, interviews Ahmet Davutoğlu, former Prime Minister and Foreign Affairs Minister of Turkey about the upcoming elections, corruption, the EU and the Syrian War. There is oppression. But everyone should know that Turkey has an important history regarding the depth of democracy. When the

Vaahan’s exclusive interview with Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu

By |2021-07-03T22:19:31+01:003rd July, 2021|

Vaahan’s Turkish Editor, Ahsen Melek Kocatürk, speaks to Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, Leader of the Republican People's Party, the Main Opposition, in an exclusive interview. The Minister of Internal Affairs declared on television that a politician was paid a bribe of 10,000 dollars every month. However, neither President Erdoğan nor the

The Refugee Generation

By |2021-05-05T18:30:36+01:005th May, 2021|

Ilay Aksoy Founder of the Iyi Parti, Researcher and Politician speaks exclusively to Vaahan about the impact the Syrian war has had on neighbouring Turkey. Ten years on, Turkey is faced with major economic, cultural clashes, demographic and security problems that need to be urgently attended to.

Exclusive Interview with Foreign Policy Advisor to the President of Azerbaijan, Hikmet Hajiyev about the Armenia-Azerbaijan War

By |2020-12-05T17:23:24+00:005th December, 2020|

Vaahan’s Turkish Editor Ahsen Melek Kocatürk travelled to Azerbaijan during the conflict with Armenia and conducted an exclusive interview with Hikmet Hajiyev, Foreign Policy Advisor to the President of Azerbaijan and Head of Foreign Policy Affairs Department of the Presidential Administration about the war before the ceasefire agreement was signed.

The COVID-19 Pandemic and Outlook of Cities

By |2020-09-24T11:32:16+01:0024th September, 2020|

Our Turkish Editor Ahsen Melek Kocatürk caught up with Professor Dr. Sukru Karatepe, Chief Advisor of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the President of Turkey, Responsible for the Municipalities and Cities, about the outbreak of COVID-19 and how cities can manage the pandemic. The expectation that working from home will continue even

Covid-19: India’s Gain, China’s Pain

By |2020-07-20T18:33:49+01:0020th July, 2020|

Coronavirus is a very strange phenomenon. It has caused all kinds of suffering and pain, and yet it also signifies potentially great positive changes in the world. One of the most significant of these changes will be the rise of India at the expense of China. It is undeniable that China’s reputation and global

An Insight: COVID-19 Economic Recovery

By |2020-05-17T15:20:09+01:0017th May, 2020|

The word coronavirus would have seemed somewhat foreign just a few months ago and yet today, it’s something that has affected all parts of the globe. The coronavirus pandemic at its core is a public health crisis, but through the implementation of lockdown and necessary social distancing measures, this has led to an unprecedented

Why did the US assassinate Qassem Soleimani? 

By |2020-01-08T18:40:49+00:008th January, 2020|

The killing of Qassem Soleimani, commander of the Quds Force of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, by the United States of America, at the start of the new year, is an indication that this year has more developments in store. The international media’s interest in the news of his killing from the moment it

5 Secrets to win an Election

By |2019-12-06T12:56:08+00:006th December, 2019|

Whether you love it, hate it or love to hate it, one thing is clear, politicians and elections are not going anywhere, anytime soon, even if political and electoral fatigue looms across global democracies. Being an elected representative who can make a positive difference to a society is one

Indian Political Clout in the USA

By |2019-10-16T16:12:58+01:0016th October, 2019|

Last few years Indian and Hindu Americans have seen a mercurial rise in their clout in US politics. However, as it stands now, it is nowhere compared to the clout the other minority groups enjoy. Congresswoman Gabbard’s connection to India is her faith. Gabbard is an unabashed practicing Hindu.