Turkey


Lawmakers Demand Swift Action for Turkish Embassy Violence

Top congressional Republicans are demanding the Trump administration take swift and severe action against the Turkish government in response to violence involving members of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s security detail,…

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Erdogan’s Security in Violent Clashes at DC Protest

The Turkish government and Washington’s mayor traded blame Wednesday for violence outside Turkey’s embassy, where President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s security staff broke up an anti-government protest. The protesters were chanting…

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The Friend of My Enemy

Every president leaves various problems unsolved, passing them on to his successor. One such problem is scheduled to arrive in Washington on Tuesday. Its name is Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and…

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Erdogan Urges Muslim Ascent to Har Habayis

Israel and Turkey have recently renewed diplomatic relations after a six-year estrangement, but that did not prevent Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan from issuing an inflamatory call to Muslims to…

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Judge: Giuliani Seems Dismissive of Iran Sanctions Case

Ex-Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and a former U.S. attorney general seem “surprisingly disingenuous” and dismissive of the seriousness of criminal charges facing a wealthy Turkish businessman they’ve been hired to represent,…

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Erdogan: Turkey to Hold Referendum on EU Membership

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey will decide in a referendum whether to continue pursuing membership in the European Union. In an interview Monday on India tv, Erdogan accused the…

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