Curtains open for second act in F-35 crisis with Washington

Source:Hurriyet Daily News Date:03Dec2018

And now the Pentagon names F-16s among the U.S. equipment in Turkey, acquisition of which might be affected by the purchase of Russian S-400s. Just like we saw in the recent case of Greece,

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US-Turkey relations remain troubled despite G20 meetings

Source:Arab News Date:03Dec2018

US President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan met twice on the sidelines of the G20 summit at the weekend. The meetings are a good sign that progress is being made in

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Turkey’s ruling party cuts deal with nationalist MHP on mayoral races

Source:al Monitor Date:29Nov2018

The move is a bid to consolidate the right-of-center vote ahead of polls in which the AKP could suffer significant losses owing to the failing economy and a falling approval rating for the

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Kurdish Ambitions Test Turkey’s Uneasy Peace With U.S.

Source:Bloomberg Date:29Nov2018

Will Ankara dare to disrupt the fragile  equilibrium in Syria  before March 2019 local elections?   Turkey says its military is confronting another attempt to redraw the region’s maps. It

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Can observation posts calm Turkish-Kurdish tensions on Syria border?

Source:al Monitor Date:27Nov2018

Speaking to Al-Monitor on the condition they not be identified, the sources recalled that Turkey had justified its military buildup along the Syrian border facing territory controlled by Syrian

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Turkey-Russia deal imperilled by attacks in Syria

Source:Financial Times Date:27Nov2018

Eyes slowly turning to Idlib, a hassle  Erdogan would rather avoid before municipal elections:   Turkey has accused unnamed actors of seeking to scupper a ceasefire deal with Russia that had

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Erdogan didn’t get all he hoped in Khashoggi case but he got a lot

Source:The Sydney Morning Herald Date:24Nov2018

“He is standing with the overwhelming majority of people in the Arab world,” said Asli Aydintasbas, a senior fellow with the European Council for Foreign Relations. “People are

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Ankara’s psyche: It is payback time with the United States

Source:Hurriyet Daily News Date:24Nov2018

During those tense months of Brunson negotiations, the Trump administration kept saying if the Turkish government had shown good will by letting go off Brunson, it would be reciprocated by some

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At tense Ankara news conference, EU rebukes Turkey over detentions

Source:Reuters Date:23Nov2018

Better relations with EU trip over human rights: The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled on Tuesday that Turkey should swiftly process the legal case of Demirtas, former head of the

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Explosive New Report Says CIA Has Taped Recording Of Saudi Crown Prince Ordering Jamal Khashoggi’s Killing

Source:Inquistr Date:23Nov2018

According to Haaretz, Hurriyet newspaper journalist Abdulkadir Selvi wrote in a column that the CIA has in its possession a phone call recording between Mohammed bin Salman and his brother and

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