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Peace at home and peace abroad: can Turkey recapture Ataturk’s guiding principle?

Events • Lecture

The establishment of the Turkish Republic marked the end to a long era of conflict. Atatürk declared ‘peace at home and peace abroad’ as the republic’s guiding principle. This talk will ask if Turkey can ever again become a source of peace and stability in the region. Speakers will reflect on the prospects, against the current background of national, regional and international turmoil.

Speakers:

Professor Meliha Altunışık,
Middle East Technical University

Professor Rosemary Hollis,
City, University of London

Sir David Logan,
former UK Ambassador in Ankara 1997–2001.

£10 for non-members (BIAA members Free).