Thursday, 1 October , 2020

Turkey

Crete accorded reduced effect, Ankara claims in UN document

By VASSILIS NEDOS Aug. 29, 2020 The island of Crete has been accorded reduced effect according to a recent agreement between Greece and Egypt defining maritime...

EU warns Turkey of sanctions as east Mediterranean crisis worsens

Top EU diplomat says preparing sanctions against Turkey over territorial dispute with Greece in Eastern Mediterranean. 28 Aug 2020 The European Union has threatened Turkey with...

The scandals behind the gas discovery announcement of Erdoğan

This good news about the discovery of natural gas reserves in the Black Sea at the same time means a disaster for the environment....

La Turquie laisse mourir une quatrième gréviste de la faim depuis...

28 août 2020 Le régime de Recep Erdogan qui avait engagé une féroce répression après la tentative de coup d’État de juillet 2016 continue d’emprisonner...

Trump urges Greece-Turkey dialogue in call with Greek PM

Trump urges Greece-Turkey dialogue in call with Greek PM August 27 2020 U.S. President Donald Trump, in a phone call on Aug. 26 with Greek Prime...

How much does Erdogan’s ‘coercive diplomacy’ benefit Turkey?

If mishandled, Turkey’s threats of military action could trigger an uncontrolled escalation, leaving Ankara facing difficult choices. By Semih Idiz Aug 27, 2020 President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

International consequences of a Greek – Turkish war. A way to...

by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos In a previous article we examined the methods third forces may use to provoke a Greek - Turkish military conflict and...

Joint Statement by the Greens of Turkey and Greens of Greece...

“We, Greek and Turkish Greens, are both deeply concerned about the current build-up of tension in the Eastern Mediterranean.” Aug. 19, 2020 This post is also...

Turkey is converting another former Byzantine church into a mosque

Aug. 22, 2020 The Turkish government formally converted a former Byzantine church into a mosque on Friday, a move that came a month after it...

«Time for Europe to Break Relations with Erdogan’s Regime». A Conversation...

Sofia De Benedictis, Simone Disegni 30 July 2020 «This move is an insult, to each and every one». A long-time UN civil servant and current...