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Turkey: A "hinge" between Europe and the MIddle East

Carmen Rodríguez López and Andrés Mourenza interviewed by Antonio San José and Íñigo Alfonso

What are the different regional, ethnic, linguistic and religious realities in Turkey, what events explain the conservative and populist shift in Turkish politics in recent years, what are the aspirations of the president Erdoğan, or what are the motivations for Turkey's intervention in the Syrian civil war? Two specialists, Carmen Rodríguez López, professor in the Department of Arab and Islamic Studies and Oriental Studies at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, and Andrés Mourenza, writer, journalist and correspondent for El País in Turkey, portray the current situation in Turkey in this new session of The Burning Issue.

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