"Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said that they are going to fix the constitution; that’s good. But are you going to fix it to provide full equality to citizens? If yes, say that. Why don’t you say that there will be mother-tongue education in 10 years? Nobody knows how many people will want mother-tongue education. But let there be a full discussion about it"
—Hugh Pope, Crisis Group’s Turkey/Cyprus project director, in Today’s Zaman’s Monday Talk