Saturday, 25 January , 2020

Turkey

Kurdish journalists appeal for international solidarity in the face of oppression

By Steve Sweeney January 20, 2020 KURDISH journalists called for international solidarity today after being targeted by state security services for exposing the alleged rape...

EU warns Turkey against ‘illegal’ Mediterranean gas exploration plans

After Erdogan vows to start searching waters ‘as soon as possible,’ defying a mega-deal signed by Israel, Greece and Cyprus, European countries accuse Ankara...

Turkish jets conduct record of 91 Greek air space violations on...

January 15, 2020 91 violations of Greek air space, 27 flights over Greek islands, 6 dog fights with Greek fighter jets. In its effort to...

Greece Rages Against Turkey’s Heft in Libya Peace Talks

By Eleni Chrepa andPaul Tugwell January 16, 2020 Greece warned it may try to block any Libyan peace deal that doesn’t resolve a dispute over regional...

Cyprus: House unanimously condemns dispatch of weapons and troops to Libya

House unanimously condemns dispatch of weapons and troops to Libya 17/01/2020 The House of Representatives of the Republic of Cyprus, in a resolution adopted unanimously,...

Turkey, Russia and the Libyan conundrum

Shifting dynamics on the ground in Libya have established Turkey and Russia as the main power-brokers in the conflict by Guma El-Gamaty Jan. 18, 2020 Since the...

Τurkey says it will grant exploration rights near Greek islands. Serious...

Greece expects Germany to safeguard European positions, Dendias says Jan.17, 2020 After talks with Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar on Friday, Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias...

We are clearly in for some very nasty trouble in the...

Unintended Consequences: Did Trump Just Give the Middle East to China and Russia? By F. William Engdahl Global Research, January 15, 2020 By the series of actions...

One more twist in Erdogan’s imperial mindset

Erdogan should be pickier about the chapters of Ottoman history he wants to reenact By Claude Salhan 16/01/2020 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is trying to rewrite...

Libya’s Hafter Leaves Russian Peace Talks Without a Deal

Turkey threatens to teach Hafter a lesson if fighting continues Posted on January 14, 2020 Russian hopes to resolve fighting in Libya with a ceasefire...