Turkish Presidential Powers Referendum

Soner Cagaptay talked about his book, The New Sultan: Erdogan and the Crisis of Modern Turkey, about how president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has cemented his rule and… read more

Turkish Presidential Powers Referendum Soner Cagaptay talked about his book, The New Sultan: Erdogan and the Crisis of Modern Turkey, about how president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has cemented his rule and at what cost to his country’s stability and democratic future. Following his remarks, panelists talked about the Turkish referendum vote that gave the President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan expanded executive powers and offered their predictions for Turkey’s future. Much of the discussion focused on concerns about the external relations Turkey would face under President Erdoğan’s expanded powers, particularly in regards to Syria’s ongoing civil conflict. close

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  • Soner Cagaptay Senior Fellow and Director Washington Institute for Near East Policy->Turkish Research Program
  • Robert Satloff Executive Director Washington Institute for Near East Policy
  • Gonul Tol Founding Director Middle East Institute->Center for Turkish Studies
  • Amberin Zaman Policy Fellow Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars->Middle East Program
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Turkish Presidential Powers Referendum

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Program ID:
427126-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 18, 2017 | 12:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jun 01, 2017 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 18, 2017 | 12:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 18, 2017 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 18, 2017 | 10:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 19, 2017 | 1:30am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 19, 2017 | 3:31am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 21, 2017 | 5:27am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 23, 2017 | 9:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 29, 2017 | 3:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2017 | 5:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 31, 2017 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 01, 2017 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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