- Hakura: Turkey's president has nearly unrestricted control
- Turkey will find that stability will depend on the pursuit of democratic and economic modernization
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)President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's dream of transforming Turkey into a powerful executive presidency is one step closer to reality.