STRATIM executive director Suat KINIKLIOGLU spoke at Columbia University's Institute for Religion, Culture and Public Life (IRCPL) at the conference titled "Democracy and Religious Pluralism". KINIKLIOGLU underlined that Turkish democracy had turned authoritarian in the last 4 years. KINIKLIOGLU noted that the rule of law, pluralism and freedom of expression was seriously curtailed leading to a depressing situation in Turkey. He drew attention to the increasing polarization and tension in Turkish society.
STRATIM Executive Director Suat KINIKLIOĞLU spoke at the 9th annual INSS conference in Tel Aviv. Kiniklioglu spoke on the 2nd day of the conference on the panel titled "A New Regional Order?" The panel's other speakers were Benedetta Berti, James Jeffrey, Galia Sabar, Kobi Michael and Wladimir van Wilgenburg.