Given the last few centuries, who can blame the Poles for praying for their country?
Sixteenth-century England did have links with the Ottoman Empire. But let’s not overstate their importance
A new book describes why Turkey is right to have an uneasy conscience over its treatment of the Armenians
That certain Muslims want to hold segregated meetings in universities should not blind us to a few important considerations
BBC series explores how the Suleiman the Magnificent submitted Sharia law to his own will
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was right to make a sharp break with Turkey’s imperial past
As in China, the forces of conservatism were too great
Rather, there is plenty that encourages it