| Gündüz Aktan |
|Born||August 7, 1941|
|Died||November 19, 2008 (Age 67)|
Cause of death
|Alma mater||Ankara University|
Aktan "worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs until 1998. From 1998 to 2007, he wrote for the daily Radikal, Turkish Daily News and for a while directed the Turkish think tank Eurasia Strategic Research Center.
He was a well known and respected expert on the Armenian question and he wrote extensively on the subject. He was a member of track two diplomacy group Turkish-Armenian Reconciliation Commission. He believed that normalization of Turkish-Armenian relations could only be possible after resolution of Armenian genocide claims and the Nagorno-Karabakh dispute."
He was also Adviser to the Prime Minister, Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
Event Participated in
|Bilderberg/1987||24 April 1987||26 April 1987||Italy|