Thursday, 21 June , 2018

Turkey

Chemical attack accusations ‘fake,’ Assad tells Kathimerini in exclusive interview

By Alexis Papachelas May 10, 2018 In an exclusive interview with Kathimerini, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad denied that the Syrian Army used chemical weapons against civilians,...

US Troops Set Up New Base in Syria’s Manbij, Despite Turkey...

New site intended to house US, French troops Jason DitzPosted on May 9, 2018 According to Kurdish officials, US troops in the Syrian city of Manbij are...

‘I’ll continue writing the truth’: the editor taking on Erdoğan

Şener Leven has made his tiny Turkish Cypriot newspaper an enemy of Turkey’s president By Helena Smith 8 May 2018 Şener Levent is on a mission. He...

Erdoğan’s slam-dunk election win threatened by lira selloff

By Mark Bentley May 03 2018 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is the overwhelming favourite to emerge victorious at presidential elections in June, thanks to his record...

US-Led Coalition Preparing for Tectonic Shift in the Middle East

17.04.2018 The US is apparently preparing for serious changes in the Middle East, while strengthening ties with its longstanding allies – Saudi Arabia, Qatar and...

Turkey’s lira tumbles as inflation nears record high

By Ayla Jean Yackley May 3, 2018 Turkish currency traders huddled in a tiny back street outside Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar on Thursday, seeking euros and...

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...

US nukes in Europe & low strike threshold are direct violations...

25 Apr, 2018 Washington has failed to live up to its obligations under the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, Russia's Foreign Ministry concluded, citing the US nuclear...

Threat to Turkey comes from ‘strategic partners’ – Erdogan

22 Apr, 2018 Turkish President Recep Erdogan has sharply criticized the US and other NATO allies for their support of and reliance on Kurdish militias...