Tuesday, 21 May , 2019

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Turkey’s PKK Conflict: A Visual Explainer

In July 2015, a two-and-a-half year long ceasefire broke down, and the almost four-decade long conflict between Turkish security forces and militants of the...

Whose Interests Are Served by the US Occupation of East Syria:...

By Mike Whitney March 11, 2019 What is Israel’s stake in east Syria? Has Israel influenced Washington’s decision to maintain a long-term military presence in Syria?...

My Turkish detention ordeal has made me even more determined to...

Morning Star international editor STEVE SWEENEY explains how he was detained without explanation, branded a terrorist and deported after entering Turkey to report on...

US threatens Turkey over Russian S-400 air defence purchase

By Jordan Shilton 28 March 2019 Turkish-US relations have deteriorated in recent weeks, with Washington threatening reprisals if Ankara goes ahead with the purchase of...

US Secretary of State Pompeo posts map of Turkey divided, causing...

One user tweeted for him to stick the map up his a** US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo posted a map that depicts Turkey divided...

Unions and progressives refuse to be intimidated by Turkish state

General secretaries of 14 unions remain defiant after Turkey's ambassador demands they pull out of the Freedom for Ocalan campaign January 15, 2019 TRADE UNIONS and...

Trump warns Erdogan on Syria. Or he provokes him?

The decision by Trump to withdraw US troops from Syria has puzzled everybody. Nobody can be certain about the reasons behind it. One thing...

Lira Slides After Erdogan Refuses To Meet Bolton For Blocking Syria...

by Tyler Durden Jan.01, 2019 Turkish President Erdogan sent the lira sliding on Tuesday when he refused to meet with Trump National Security Advisor John...

‘The Die is Cast’: Regional Powers Make Plans for After US...

04.01.2019 Ever since announcing the withdrawal of US troops from Syria in mid-December, US President Donald Trump has waffled back and forth about the timetable,...

Graham more upbeat on troop withdrawal from Syria after Trump meeting

By Jonathan Landay December 30, 2018 A senior Republican U.S. senator said he emerged from a White House meeting with President Donald Trump on Sunday reassured...