Author - Hilal Kaplan

Hilal KaplanHilal Kaplan is a political commentator, a columnist for Sabah and other news publishers. She's based in Istanbul, Turkey.


The future of US-backed coups

The third failure of a U.S.-backed coup in Venezuela is an outcome of the multipolar world, in which intervention in foreign states is not as easy as...


Arab Spring 2.0

Libya, Algeria and Sudan. All three are located on the African continent, self-proclaimed Arab countries with Muslims being the majority in each...

Turkey World

Neo-Crusaders of Europe

This was the title of my column for the Turkish daily, Sabah back in December and it started like this: “Right in the center of Europe, there...