Articles Tagged 'Turkey'
Syria war: Germany suspends upgrade to Turkey tanks
The German government has put plans on hold to upgrade German-made tanks used by Turkey amid a public outcry over a Turkish offensive in northern…READ MORE
Turkey Threatens Military Action Against Syrian Kurds Allied With US
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is warning of an imminent attack on a U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish militia.
“We have finished our preparations. The operation can…READ MORE
US missions in Turkey to resume full visa services after row
US missions in Turkey are to resume full visa services following security assurances from Turkey’s government on US consular staff.
The US had suspended all…READ MORE
Turkey Places Bounty on Two Former U.S. Government Officials
A wealthy ally of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has placed a bounty on the heads of two former U.S. military and intelligence officials as…READ MORE
Turkey links U.S. judge in sanctions case to wanted cleric
ANKARA (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan’s spokesman said on Wednesday the U.S. judge hearing the trial of an executive at Turkey’s state-owned Halkbank had taken…READ MORE
Turkish Lira Slides as WSJ Reporter Sentenced to Prison
The lira erased gains against the dollar after the White House backed its ambassador’s decision to suspend visas from the country and a Turkish court…READ MORE
Turkey opposition chief hosts ‘justice congress’ in challenge to ErdoganÇANAKKALE (TURKEY) (AFP) –
Turkey’s main opposition leader on Saturday begins hosting a four day “justice congress” in a bid to keep up the momentum…READ MORE
Turkish police officer stabbed to death by suspected ISIS suicide bomber in Istanbul
A Turkish police officer was stabbed to death in Istanbul late Sunday by
Israel & Turkey Agree: Soros is a threat
Israel’s foreign ministry has issued a statement denouncing U.S. billionaire George Soros, a move that appeared designed to align Israel more closely with Hungary ahead…READ MORE
Syria ceasefire, backed by Russia and Turkey, holds after initial clashes
A nationwide ceasefire in Syria, brokered by Russia and Turkey which back opposing sides in the conflict, appeared to hold early on Friday after a…READ MORE