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Turkey's Erdogan: The Neo-Ottoman - Washington Times

Turkey's Erdogan: The Neo-Ottoman - Washington Times

Washingtontimes - 2019-07-03 00:03

Turkey\'s Erdogan: The Neo-Ottoman - Washington Times - Washingtontimes

“The world must fulfill duties against Turkey’s attacks”

ANF - 2019-08-01 15:36
The Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria called on the international public to fulfill their duties against Turkey’s attacks and stressed that all efforts in the current process should focus on the democratic solution to the Syrian crisis. ...

What does Turkey’s military build-up on Rojava border mean?

ANF - 2019-07-17 15:05
Turkey has received the S-400 parts, and simultaneously started a military build-up at Rojava border. Turkey blackmailed the US to change course and gave Russia a message that they could disrupt US plans for the region to look for approval for buffer zone ...

Turkey's Erdogan fires central bank chief as policy rifts deepen - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-07-07 15:18

PKK’s Karayilan: We will not allow Turkey to invade Bashur

ANF - 2019-07-03 14:31
PKK Executive Committee Member Karayilan said the guerrilla have been displaying an effective resistance against Turkey's plans to invade the South, adding: “As long as there is guerrilla resistance, the Turkish state cannot advance as they want to." ...

Turkey's Erdogan: Russian missile defense system to arrive in 10 days: media

Gulan Media - 2019-07-01 14:24

Libya’s Haftar calls for attacks on Turkish ships and interests

ANF - 2019-06-30 15:15
The spokesman accused Turkey of helping Haftar’s rivals- the Government of National Accord (GNA)- seize the town of Gharyan. ...

KRG defends Turkey's killing civilians, blames the PKK instead

ANF - 2019-06-29 12:49
The Bashur government issued a written statement on the Turkish state’s killing of civilians and blamed the PKK instead of the party who committed the massacre. ...

Derin Peshmergas support the human shield action against invasion

ANF - 2019-06-28 15:00
The Derin Peshmergas have expressed their support for the human shield action started by the youth in Qandil against Turkey’s invasion attacks on South Kurdistan. ...

HPG: Turkish attacks aim to depopulate the entire region

ANF - 2019-06-27 17:28
“Those who turn a blind eye to these attacks by the Turkish state and thus conduce to civilian deaths are accomplices in this crime as much as the occupiers themselves,” said the HPG regarding Turkey’s deadly attacks against southern Kurdistan. ...

Former allies of Turkey's Erdogan plan rival party after Istanbul defeat - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-06-27 15:41

Trump-Recep Tayyip Erdogan G-20 meeting makes Russian S-400 missiles a focus - Washington Times

Washingtontimes - 2019-06-27 02:53

RTL Today - "Devastating" consequences: Turkey's Erdogan says no backtracking on S-400 deal with Russia

RTL - 2019-06-26 01:05

Turkey’s opposition wins rerun of Istanbul’s mayoral election

E-Kurd - 2019-06-24 00:23
ISTANBUL,— The opposition candidate for mayor of Istanbul celebrated a landmark win Sunday in a closely watched repeat election that ended weeks of political tension and broke President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s party’s 25-year hold on Turkey’s biggest city ...

Turkey’s Kurdish HDP party says Ocalan’s call does not change strategy in Istanbul

E-Kurd - 2019-06-21 17:44
ISTANBUL,— The Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) said on Friday its strategy of supporting the opposition in the Istanbul mayoral election has not changed despite a last-minute call from Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan for it to be n ...

Turkey’s jailed Ocalan reportedly tells Kurds to stay neutral in Istanbul election

E-Kurd - 2019-06-21 14:19
ANKARA,— Turkey’s imprisoned Kurdish leader and the founder of Kurdistan Workers’ Party PKK, Abdullah Ocalan, called on supporters of a pro-Kurdish political party to remain politically neutral ahead of a local election in Istanbul this weekend, suggesti ...

Turkey’s unemployment rate fell to 14.1 percent

ANF - 2019-06-18 08:48
Turkey’s unemployment rate fell to 14.1 percent in the February-April 2019 period from 10.1 percent in the same period of the previous year. ...

Turkey’s Erdogan helps Mesut Ozil tie the knot

Irishexaminer - 2019-06-11 22:22

Turkey’s top diplomat in oath-taking of KRG president

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s foreign minister attended Monday the oath-taking ceremony of Nechirvan Barzani as the new president elect of Iraq’s Kurdish region in Erbil. On a trip to Iraq to take part in the swearing-in ceremony of Barzani, the president of Kurdi ...

Turkey’s Erdogan acts as witness at Mesut Ozil’s wedding

Waar Media - 2019-06-08 14:14
WAAR_DUHOK Turkish–German striker Mesut Ozil tied the knot with Amine Gulse on Friday in Istanbul. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and First Lady Emine Erdogan served as marriage witnesses at the football star’s wedding. Many statesmen and prominent figur ...

Turkey's Erdogan says no backtracking on S-400 deal with Russia | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-06-04 09:35