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

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

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.

Will Denmark have to appease American interests in Greenland?

By |2019-09-04T13:48:43+01:004th September, 2019|

The famous phrase ‘I came, I saw, I conquered or ‘veni, vidi, vici' was awaiting its twitter revival approximately 2000 years after it was originally coined by Julius Caesar. If only Donald Trump had not cancelled his scheduled trip to Copenhagen, he could have tweeted those famous words after having met the Scandinavian Vikings, who now

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland receives a Distinguished Champion Award

By |2019-04-09T19:28:53+01:009th April, 2019|

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has received a Distinguished Champion award at the WEConnect Gala in Washington DC on 1st April for her tireless efforts to empower women and achieve gender equality across the world. Here she explains why promoting women’s empowerment is not just the right thing to do, but the smart thing to

Turkey’s Challenges & Opportunities

By |2018-12-27T21:24:47+00:0027th December, 2018|

Egemen BAĞIŞ, Former EU Minister & Chief Negotiator of Turkey speaks to Vaahan about Turkey's challenges and opportunities. We live in an age of complexity and unpredictability. On the one hand, the accelerating pace of globalization brings us closer in the fastest way. On the other hand, the world is being divided more and