Saturday, 21 October , 2017

Turkey

Cuban Missile Crisis: 14 Days When the World Was on the...

On October 14, 1962, 55 years ago, a US Air Force U-2 spy plane took pictures confirming the deployment of Soviet R-12 missiles on...

Putin Is Filling the Middle East Power Vacuum

By Henry Meyer and Donna Abu-Nasr 3/10/2017 The Israelis and Turks, the Egyptians and Jordanians -- they’re all beating a path to the Kremlin in the...

Damascus demands ‘immediate & unconditional’ pullout of Turkish troops from northwest...

Syria demands an immediate pullout of Turkish troops, whose deployment to Idlib province amounts to “flagrant aggression,” the Syrian Foreign Ministry said as quoted...

Man of Straw

By William Mallinson It is perhaps typical that the only person whom the pro-Turkish government brigade could wheel out for yet another partitionist tirade on...

German Greens’ pro-war policy on display at think tank forum

By Johannes Stern Since the Greens, led by Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer, organised the first foreign combat operation by German soldiers since World War II,...

Turkish nationalists protest creation of ‘second Israel’ in Kurdistan

Israeli embassy in Ankara evacuated as demonstrators seek to portray upcoming Kurdish independence referendum as Zionist plot By Sue Surkes The Israeli Embassy in Ankara was...

‘200,000 Jews Will Settle Kurdistan’: Turkey Turns to Fake News to...

After Netanyahu endorses Kurdish independence, Turkish pro-government outlets launch media blitz about 'secret' Israel-Kurdish deal to settle Kurdish Jews in new state As Turkey ramps...

The Divisions of Cyprus, by Perry Anderson

24 April 2008 Enlargement, widely regarded as the greatest single achievement of the European Union since the end of the Cold War, and occasion...

Antonio Guterres – an instrument of Neocons

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos First Published: 23/7/2017 The new General Secretary of the UN does nothing to stop the wars that are destroying Libya, Syria, Yemen or...

Israel and the establishment of an independed Kurdistan

Netanyahu: Israel Supports the Establishment of an Independent Kurdistan Netanyahu says that while Israel sees the Kurdish guerillas PKK as a terrorist organization, 'it supports...