12/10/2016. Dichotomizing Turkey: A game for three
Hundreds of articles have been written about the political instability in Turkey and the Turkish tradition of military coups. It is not unknown that in the domestic political landscape of Turkey there is a radical battle among the traditional Kemalists and the neon-Islamic version of ruling. The 15 July failed coup “d’état” reminds us that Turkey never really enjoyed a political stability in the inner state. That historical incident proves why Turkey is considered as a crucial geo-political player in regards to the maintenance of the equilibrium between the Western sphere and the Middle East.