Wednesday, 19 September , 2018

Russia-Turkey

Putin & Erdogan agree Idlib buffer zone to avert new Syria...

17 Sep, 2018 Russia and Turkey have agreed a “demilitarized zone” between militants and government troops in Syria’s Idlib, President Vladimir Putin said after hours-long...

Turkey’s Erdogan gets no love from Russia on Idlib

By Amberin Zaman September 7, 2018 A critical summit between the presidents of Russia, Iran and Turkey to find common ground on Syria’s rebel-held...

Erdogan on S-400 Deal Amid US Sanctions Threat: ‘We Don’t Regret...

01.09.2018 The United States has warned its allies against buying S-400 air defense systems from Russia and threatened sanctions against any country anywhere that acquires...

The Battle for Turkey

Turkey's Erdogan says attack on economy no different from attack on flag amid US pressure 20 Aug, 2018 An attack on the Turkish economy is no...

A US trade war with Turkey over a little known pastor?...

Erdogan’s real crimes are buying the Russian S-400 missile system for Turkey, refusing to accept US support for America’s Kurdish YPG allies and allowing Islamist fighters to pour over Turkey’s...

Trying to contain Neocons on Turkey

The U.S. can’t afford to lose Turkey by Matthew Bryza August 15, 2018 President Trump’s decision to double steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey — and...

Turkey raises tariffs on more US imports as diplomatic row escalates

By Alasdair Sandford 15/08/2018 Turkey has increased tariffs on some US imports, including cars, alcohol, and tobacco, as the diplomatic row between Ankara and Washington...

In the Middle East, Putin Has a Lot to Thank Trump...

by Robert Fisk May 31, 2018 Vladimir Putin will have paid very close attention to the location of the Syrian artillery battery where four Russian soldiers...

Senate Bill To Ban F-35 Sales To Turkey An Unprecedented Attempt...

The fissure between Ankara and Washington is growing wider and what may come of it is anyone's guess. By Tyler Rogoway and Joseph Trevithick April...

Turkey Not to Accept Language of Sanctions on Russian S-400 Supplies...

27.04.2018 Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Friday that if Turkey gets a fair proposal from NATO allies on US-made Patriot or other air defense...