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John McCain calls for expulsion of Turkey’s ambassador to US

John McCain calls for expulsion of Turkey’s ambassador to US

  US Senator John McCain (file photo) Senator John McCain has urged the expulsion of Turkey’s ambassador to the US following a violent confrontation between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s bodyguards and protesters in Washington, DC. “We should throw their ambassador the hell out of the United States of America,” McCain said on Thursday. “This kind of […]

Breaking: Turkey’s Spy Agency Paid General Flynn to Fake Clinton Email Coverup Scandal

… by Gordon Duff, VT Senior Editor It seems the source of the “unbelievable” and totally fake news Breitbart story, accusing Secretary of State Clinton of interfering with the now bogus email investigation was a con job paid for by Turkey’s spy agency who hired, now wait for it…General Michael Flynn. Flynn then hired a […]

Turkey’s Eagerness to Join Mosul Offensive is ‘All About Iran’

Turkey’s Eagerness to Join Mosul Offensive is ‘All About Iran’

Ongoing tensions between Turkey and Iraq over its participation in the Mosul offensive have recently intensified after Turkey said its troops fired at Daesh targets at the request of Kurdish Peshmerga forces; meanwhile Baghdad objects to the Turkish military presence in northern Iraq. Experts speculate on why Ankara is so adamant about joining in. Turkish […]

Will Iraq & Turkey’s war of words turn into a real war, or will Erdogan take the hints?

Will Iraq & Turkey’s war of words turn into a real war, or will Erdogan take the hints?

The looming Mosul liberation battle has raised the hopes of most that the evil D’aesh may soon be militarily defeated in Iraq, bringing an end to what can only be considered one of the darkest eras of Iraq’s modern history – the formation of a Wahhabi state within Iraq. Iraqis of course would be considered […]

AWAC Used: US & Saudi Arabia ‘Involved in Turkey’s Downing of Russian Su-24’ in Syria

AWAC Used: US & Saudi Arabia ‘Involved in Turkey’s Downing of Russian Su-24’ in Syria

German former CDU politician and Vice-President of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Willy Wimmer told Sputnik Deutschland that he fears NATO involvement in the downing of Russia’s Su-24 bomber over Syria last November. © SPUTNIK/ DMITRIY VINOGRADOV Erdogan: Foreign Countries Might Be Linked to Military Coup Attempt NATO was involved in last year’s […]

Obama Calls Erdogan Liar Over Turkey’s Police State Crackdown

Obama Calls Erdogan Liar Over Turkey’s Police State Crackdown

Brutal Turkish Dictator Says Offended by US Counterpart Remarks on Press Freedom Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says it is saddening that US President Barack Obama made comments in his “absence” about freedom of press in Turkey. “I am saddened that these kinds of comments have been made in my absence,” the Turkish president said […]

Turkey’s Border Games with Ally…al Qaeda

Turkey’s Border Games with Ally…al Qaeda

KHMEIMIN /Latakia, Syria/, March 6. /TASS/. Several armed groups of Islamic State militants have been concentrated in Turkey. The militants are planning to attack a Syrian settlement populated by Kurds, chief of Russia’s Center for Ceasefire in Syria, Lieutenant-General Sergei Kuralenko said on Sunday. “Several Islamic State armed groups have reportedly been concentrated near the […]

Demirtas: Turkey’s ruling party is extension of ISIS

Demirtas: Turkey’s ruling party is extension of ISIS

Selahettin Demirtas, co-chair of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP. ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Selahettin Demirtas, co-chair of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), bitterly denounced the governing Justice and Development Party (AKP) on Tuesday, alleging it is little more than an “extension of” the Islamic State group (ISIS). Demirtas was deflecting claims by the […]

Unexpected: Turkey’s Attacks on Syrian Kurds ‘Bring Russia and US Closer’

Unexpected: Turkey’s Attacks on Syrian Kurds ‘Bring Russia and US Closer’

Russia and the United States have taken a major step to resolving the Syrian conflict by reaching an agreement on cessation of hostilities between Damascus and opposition groups, but this process is complicated by conflicting agendas of other regional stakeholders, particularly Turkey. Ten days ago Ankara began cross-border shelling of the People’s Protection Units (YPG) in […]

Russia to initiate UN Security Council meeting over Turkey’s plans to send troops to northern Syria

Russia to initiate UN Security Council meeting over Turkey’s plans to send troops to northern Syria

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova A UN Security Council meeting is to be called at Russia’s request on Friday to discuss Ankara’s plans for a ground operation in Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry has said. Turkey’s actions in the region are threatening Syrian sovereignty, Moscow said, adding it would table a resolution demanding its […]

Still BFF? Turkey’s Erdogan attacks US over support of Kurds, blames it for Syrian ‘sea of blood’

Still BFF? Turkey’s Erdogan attacks US over support of Kurds, blames it for Syrian ‘sea of blood’

In an angry tirade starting with “Ey America!” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Washington of causing the bloodbath in Syria by not recognizing the Kurdish forces fighting against Islamic State in the region as terrorists. Bringing a new level of pressure to bear on its NATO ally, the Turkish president questioned Washington’s commitment as […]

Turkey’s Praetorian Guard and its Mission

Turkey’s Praetorian Guard and its Mission

By Dr. Can Erimtan for New Eastern Outlook, Moscow Last year, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s Justice and Development Party (or AKP) took steps towards converting the Republic of Turkey into a just another typical Middle-Eastern “Mukhabarat state,” a state where official intelligence services are busy keeping taps on the people while developing all kinds of nefarious […]

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