Turkish Cypriot journalist, writer. He was born in Nicosia in 1944. After high school, he studied at Ankara Faculty of Political Sciences and became a journalist. During his career, he worked as the Turkey representative of the Turkish Daily News, BBC, London Times, Financial Times and Sunday Times, as the editor-in-chief of Güneş Newspaper and Cine5, and as a columnist for Yeni Yüzyıl, Yeni Binyıl, Sabah, Vatan and Milliyet. He currently writes articles for Diyalog newspaper in Cyprus, where he lives.