Poll Position: what Turkey's election might mean for its future

Intrigue Outloud by International Intrigue

Episode notes

On today's episode of Intrigue Outloud, Gönül Tol joins to recap the first-round results of Turkey's election of 14 May and examine what another term for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan might mean for Turkey's political system, its ailing economy, and its role in the region.

Gönül Tol is the founding director of the Turkish studies program at the Middle East Institute in Washington, DC, and the author of Erdogan's War: A Strongman's Struggle at Home and in Syria.

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