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"A personal vendetta." Turkey's Erdogan shrugs off pressure to release philanthropist Osman Kavala

FRANCE24, 27 Nov 2021
In The World This Week, François Picard's panel examines the personal vendetta that's kept philanthropist and campaigner #OsmanKavala behind bars for four years without a trial.

The Independent International Correspondent Borzou Daragahi reflects on the personal attacks by #Turkey's president Recep Tayyep #Erdogan, who has called Kavala "Soros scum".

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Causeur deputy editor Jeremy Stubbs looks at the organizations supported by Kavala and points to rival narratives of Turkey's cultural heritage while France 24's Leela Jacinto points to Erdogan's ability to rally the base to a cause in times of economic trouble.

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