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DEMONSTRATORS PROTEST a visit of Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Brussels, March 2020.
Erdoğan believes he is restoring Turkey to greatness. Is he?

The Erdoğan vision is to recreate the period of Turkish and Ottoman greatness.

U.S. President Donald Trump and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
The time has come for Western allies to stand up to Turkey

Washington must send a message that hosting wanted Hamas members is not acceptable.

Erdogan tests Iraq’s sovereignty in latest round of airstrikes

A Turkish airstrike in northern Iraq killed two high-ranking Iraqi security officials on Tuesday.

By MAYA CARLIN
22/08/2020
Erdogan says Turkey found its largest ever gas deposit in Black Sea

If the gas can be commercially extracted, the discovery could help Ankara cut its current dependence on imports - from countries such as Russia, Iran and Azerbaijan.

By REUTERS
21/08/2020
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attends a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in th
Rumors and questions surround sidelining of key Turkish general

Why has the special forces commander General Zekai Aksakalli been retired since he had been so central to stopping the coup attempt against Erdogan?

TURKISH PRESIDENT Tayyip Erdogan delivers a televised address in Ankara, June 10, 2020
An Islamic Republic of Turkey would be a threat to NATO

Turkey has moved from being the secular, enlightened NATO member to being the Islamic Republic of Turkey.

By GHANEM M. NUSEIBEH
15/07/2020
Turkey is increasingly becoming a threat to Israel

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that Ankara will “liberate” Al-Aqsa.

Erdogan says first prayers in Hagia Sophia on July 24

Hagia Sophia is nearly 1,500 years old and served as one of the most exalted seats of Christian and then Muslim worship in the world.

By REUTERS
10/07/2020
Members of Libya's internationally recognised government are seen after taking control of Watiya air
A secretive proxy drone war just exploded in Libya

The Government of National Accord, backed by Turkey and various extremeist groups, are being challenged by the Libyan National Army, which has backing from Egypt and the UAE, among others.

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Erdogan tells children to stop drawing rainbows in anti-LGBT outburst

Unable to sustain Israel-bashing through the holy month, Turkish president finds new favorite enemy in children’s drawings.

By PINAR TREMBLAY
05/05/2020
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