Recep Tayyip Erdogan - Turkey Political News Today

Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan: “Manbij is a place where Arabs live, but they have surrendered the area to the terror organisation. Now we are saying that you should cleanse, remove them, or else we will enter Manbij. I am speaking very clearly.”Read More →

Jamal Khashoggi and Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Hurriyet columnist Abdulkadir Selvi: “It is said that the crown prince gave an instruction to silence Jamal Khashoggi and this instruction was captured during the CIA wiretapping. The subsequent murder is the ultimate confirmation of this instruction.”Read More →

Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Jamal Khashoggi - Turkey News - Saudi Arabia Politics Stories

“We gave the tapes. We gave them to Saudi Arabia, to the United States, Germans, French and British, all of them. They have listened to all the conversations in them. They know,” Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.Read More →

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan - Turkey Politics News Headline - Erdogan

Turkish shelling has hit positions of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG), as Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warns of a new offensive to clear the militia from its border. U.S. is scrambling to contain the tensions.Read More →

Jamal Khashoggi - Saudi Arabia Headline Stories Today

Now the office of the Chief Istanbul Prosecutor Irfan Fidan says journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered the diplomatic compound as part of a premeditated killing. This is the first official confirmation of the murder made by the Turkish officials.Read More →

Turkish Army - Turkey Flag - Syria Flag

But its influence became more explicit in 2016, when Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels launched a military operation against both the Islamic State group and Kurdish fighters.

“We used to have two foreign languages in our curriculum: English and French. Because of the rapprochement between us and Turkey, all the teachers and administrators decided to switch” from French to Turkish, said Keno.Read More →

Russian S-400 Triumph Air Defence Missile System

The installation of Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile systems in Turkey will begin in October 2019, state-owned Anadolu news agency on Thursday quoted Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar as saying. Turkey’s purchase of the S-400 systems, which are not compatible with NATO defenses, has unnerved the United States and NATO member countries, which are already wary of Russia’s presence in the Middle East.Read More →

Images Surface of Saudis Sent to Target Jamal Khashoggi

Security forces began setting up barricades in front of the residence just hours after Consul Mohammed al-Otaibi flew out of the country on a 2 p.m. flight, state media reported. Saudi Arabia did not immediately acknowledge the consul left the country, two weeks after Jamal Khashoggidisappeared at the diplomatic post he ran. Saudi officials have called Turkish allegations that Saudi agents killed Jamal Khashoggi “baseless,” but reports in U.S. media on Tuesday suggested the Saudis may acknowledge the writer was killed at the consulate, perhaps as part of a botched interrogation.Read More →