Laura Lale Kabis-Kechrid, M.A.

Laura Lale Kabis-Kechrid, M.A.


Research Division: Turkey/CATS
Research Assistant

lauralale.kabis-kechrid(at)swp-berlin.org

Since December 2020 Research Assistant Centre for Applied Turkey Studies (CATS)

April – November 2020 Associate Fellow German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP)

January – May 2019 Acting Head of Middle East and North Africa Program at DGAP February

2015 – March 2020 Program Officer Middle East and North Africa Program at DGAP


SWP Podcast

Günter Seufert, Ilke Toygür
EU-Turkey relations: Between democracy and transactionalism

Following the European Council meeting last week which suggests a dual approach for Turkey-EU relations, William Noah Glucroft talks to Günter Seufert and Ilke Toygür about the most important issues that are confronting the EU-Turkey relations with a special focus on the next steps.


Alan Makovsky, Ilke Toygür
New US President - Boost or Blow for EU's Tricky Ties with Turkey?

Damien McGuinness talks to Alan Makovsky and Ilke Toygür about what a Biden presidency means for EU-Turkey relations. Will it improve that rocky relationship? And what does the US expect from the EU?


SWP Research Papers

Sinem Adar, Günter Seufert
Turkey’s Presidential System after Two and a Half Years

An Overview of Institutions and Politics


Günter Seufert
Is the Fethullah Gülen Movement Overstretching Itself?

A Turkish Religious Community as a National and International Player