December 23, 2015 /
Evey Wilson
The Pulitzer Center staff share favorite images from 2015.
December 3, 2015 / The New York Review of Books
Christopher de Bellaigue
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is a skillful political operator who guided his AK Party to victory in the recent elections. But at what cost to his country's fragile social fabric?
A graffiti-daubed house in the old walled city, in Diyarbakir, the main city in the Kurdish-majority southeast of Turkey. The graffiti says, 'you will see the strength of the Turk,' as well as exhortations to God, and was left by Turkish soldiers who recently fought running battles with Kurdish nationalists who had declared the walled city an autonomous zone. Image by Christopher de Bellaigue. Turkey, 2015.
November 4, 2015 /
Christopher de Bellaigue
Selahattin Demirtas guided his party to 59 seats in the Turkish general election of Nov. 1. He must now defend its peaceful message against the possibility of civil war.
October 29, 2015 / The Guardian
Christopher de Bellaigue
The charismatic Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtaş holds the key to whether Turks and Kurds can live in peace.
October 22, 2015 / Untold Stories
Austin Davis
The city of Berlin has done away with the controversial, tripartite school system of old, but worrisome trends regarding the city's substantial Turkish community still persist.
October 19, 2015
Tom Hundley, kem knapp sawyer, Daniel Black, Austin Davis, Farzana Shah, Olivia Conti, Jae Lee
Our 2015 student fellows take on the world.
October 14, 2015 / Untold Stories
Austin Davis
Yade and Ela Sönemezo are Hungarian-Turkish-Germans, both of whom are being educated bilingually. Theirs are the faces of German multiculturalism.
October 9, 2015 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
Trafficking camps for refugees lie hidden in plain site around Assos, Turkey, a gorgeous tourist town just five miles across the Aegean Sea from Lesbos.
October 3, 2015 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
In Izmir, Turkey where Syrians gather to find smugglers to take them to Greece, a reporter experiences unexpected hospitality.
October 3, 2015 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
Reporter Jeanne Carstensen in Turkish city of Izmir tells PRI's The World host Carol Hills about the dangers facing refugees trying to get to Europe.
April 2, 2015 / Moment, Slate
Yigal Schleifer
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamist Party are more powerful than ever. Is the nation’s democracy under siege?
March 4, 2015
Holly Pickett, Joanna Kakissis
Photojournalist Holly Pickett discusses her project with Joanna Kakissis, reporting on Syrian migrants seeking asylum in Europe.
December 18, 2014 / The New Yorker
Jenna Krajeski
In the power struggle between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and exiled imam Fethullah Gülen, the first casualty has been freedom of the press.

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