- Fadi Hakura says that Turkey's mounting instability arises from President Erdogan's over-centralization of power
- Erdogan's attempt to impose a homogenous Turkish nationality is a recipe for escalating political violence, says Hakura
Fadi Hakura is a Turkey expert and Associate Fellow at Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, an independent policy institute based in London. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)Turkey, once a paragon of relative tranquility in a volatile Middle East, is engulfed by insecurity -- as today's car bomb attack against a police bus in Istanbul cruelly illustrates.