Blinken invites Çavuşoğlu to Washington to discuss a new mechanism

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken invited me to Washington on May 18 to discuss the recently launched strategic mechanism between Turkey and the US, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Thursday. Speaking after the NATO foreign ministers meeting in Brussels, Çavuşoğlu recalled that US President Joe Biden had proposed to Turkey to establish a … Read more

Turkey lowers national threshold to 7% with new electoral law

Turkish MPs on Wednesday approved a proposal to change the country’s electoral laws with provisions including lowering the national electoral threshold to 7%, as well as a series of changes to the requirements for parties to participate in elections and the formation of electoral boards. The election threshold will also be the same for electoral … Read more