Yigal Schleifer


Yigal Schleifer is as an independent journalist and analyst based in Washington, D.C., where he also serves the editor of the Turko-file, a EurasiaNet.org blog covering Turkish foreign and domestic affairs. Between 2002 and 2010 he was based in Istanbul, where he worked as a correspondent for the Christian Science Monitor and the English-language service of the German Press Agency (DPA). His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Foreign Policy and several other publications.