Society, Media & Culture
The image of Atatürk is part of the National Turkish heritageTurkish-style architecture bears testimony to the Ottoman Empire’s former presence in territories stretching, among others, across parts of the Arab world. The characteristic mosques with their tall pointed minarets are an example in case. Turkish influence on Arab society has nonetheless remained measured. Over the past years Turkish television soaps have entered the Arab private homes on a large scale.
We would like to ask you something …
Fanack is an independent media organisation, not funded by any state or any interest group, that distributes in the Middle East and the wider world unbiased analysis and background information, based on facts, about the Middle East and North Africa.
The website grew rapidly in breadth and depth and today forms a rich and valuable source of information on 21 countries, from Morocco to Oman and from Iran to Yemen, both in Arabic and English. We currently reach six million readers annually and growing fast.
In order to guarantee the impartiality of information on the Chronicle, articles are published without by-lines. This also allows correspondents to write more freely about sensitive or controversial issues in their country. All articles are fact-checked before publication to ensure that content is accurate, current and unbiased.