Israel And Turkey

Turkey: Is President Erdogan the new state Of emergency?

As Erdogan increases his power, civil society organizations and their members are considered by many as the few remaining sources capable of placing a check on his total control over the country.

By KRISTINA JOVANOVSKI/ THE MEDIA LINE
24/07/2018
Tayyip Erdogan delivers speech during protest against 2018 killings of Palestinian protesters
Know comment: Thwart Turkey's Jerusalem incursion

Turkish flags today fly everywhere in eastern Jerusalem and prominently on the Mount, too. Photos of the fiercely anti-Israel and openly antisemitic Erdogan adorn shops throughout the Old City.

Members of LGBT community take part in a Gay Pride parade in central Istanbul, Turkey, July 1, 2018
Turkish police clash with LGBT crowd after official Pride parade banned

"For the fourth year in a row, Turkish authorities have banned Istanbul Pride. The last time it went ahead seems like a lifetime ago."

A protester for the Armenian genocide
Recognizing the Armenian Genocide – it’s about time

We lost our Jewish soul in the course of so many wiseguy and tough-guy denials of the Armenian Genocide over the years.

By ISRAEL W. CHARNY
22/05/2018
armenia genocide
Israeli lawmakers move to recognize Armenian genocide amid Turkey row

Zionist Union MK Itzik Shmuly and Likud MK Amir Ohana stated they would submit legislation to make Israel the 30th country to recognize the Armenian genocide.

Mac TA looking to rebound in Istanbul

Defending champ Fenerbahce hoping to hand reeling yellow-and-blue’s playoff hopes another blow

20/03/2018
A SIGN calls on US President Donald Trump to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem.
Turkey says recognizing Jerusalem as capital would cause catastrophe

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said Jerusalem's status had been determined by international agreements and that preserving it was important for the peace of the region.

By REUTERS
04/12/2017
Head of Britain's armed forces arrives in Israel for official visit

Peach and Eisenkot are set to discuss joint security challenges and will examine future military cooperation.

Netanyahu muzzles Israeli officials on Kurdish referendum

"Our adversaries attack us as a ‘second Israel in the region’ and this kind of Israeli talk contributes to that,” one Kurdish official said.

By REUTERS
26/09/2017
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks to media in the resort town of Marmaris, Turkey
Turkey's Erdogan says metal detector removal 'right but not enough'

Erdoğan's comments came after he called Tuesday on Muslims worldwide to “defend al-Aksa."

By JPOST.COM STAFF
26/07/2017
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