Turkey


Times of Israel Hacked by Turkish Group

The Times of Israel website was put out of operation on Thursday by Turkish hackers, The Jewish Telegraphic Agency reported. The site’s usual Israel-related news disappeared on Thursday morning, replaced…

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Turkish Activist Charged With Trying to Overthrow Government

Prominent Turkish rights activist and businessman Osman Kavala has been jailed pending trial, charged with seeking to overthrow the government, state-run Anadolu news agency reported on Wednesday. An Istanbul court…

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Talking Turkey

Recent U.S. confrontations with implacable enemies like Iran and North Korea have somewhat overshadowed the escalating and deeply concerning deterioration of American relations with a longtime ally, Turkey. Earlier this…

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Netanyahu Denies Involvement in Kurdish Referendum

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu brushed aside Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s accusation of Mossad meddling in the Kurdish independence movement on Sunday, saying that Israel is sympathetic but not…

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Erdogan Warns Israel to Keep Hands Off Kurdish Independence

Israeli support for Kurdish independence could jeopardize relations with Turkey, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan warned on Tuesday. “If Israel does not reconsider its support for Kurdish independence, Turkey could…

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