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Erdogan Says Turkey Won’t Drop Opposition to Sweden, Finland NATO Bids

Turkey is opposed to the Nordic countries joining NATO over their alleged support for the PKK, a Kurdish militant group Turkey and the US consider a terrorist organization. “NATO is a security alliance and we cannot accept terrorists to be in it,” Erdogan said.

NEO: Drifting Mines Found in Black Sea

2.5% of crude oil is supplied to the outside world through the Turkish straits, and therefore the current situation is critical for many countries.

NEO: Why isn’t the West Sanctioning Turkey for its Special Operation...

The recent Russophobic frenzy by Washington and its Western allies over Russia’s special operation to denazify and demilitarize Ukraine makes one wonder, why doesn’t the West react in the same way to the special operation that Turkey is conducting on Iraqi territory.

Christoforou: Putin says Economic Blitzkrieg failed. Where is war reporter Gonzalo...

Putin reported that foreign cash is returning to Russia's banking system, and the volume of deposits by citizens is growing. Retail demand has returned to normal in the consumer market.

‘Foreign fighters’ ordered NOT to surrender. Turkey enters Iraq. MIC big...

Kiev says those who surrender will be shot on sight. A massive Ukrainian military cargo aircraft carrying a large consignment of weapons supplied to Ukraine by Western countries was shot down over Odessa, per the Russian Defence Ministry, 16 April 2022.

Is Istanbul like a new London for the oligarchs?

According to the Cypriot information portal FamagustaNews, after the introduction of Western sanctions against Russia, the number of Russian depositors in Turkish banks is growing rapidly.

The Luciferian-Deep State roots Freemasonry and the Terror Triad of Israel,...

VT Senior Editor Gordon Duff investigates the Deep Roots and Tentacles of the Dark Side

Turkey Blocks NATO Warships from Black Sea, Cites Mines

The head of Turkish national defense, Hulusi Akar, said that Ankara will comply with the Montreux Convention, in which Turkey reserves the right to ban the entry of warships through the Bosporus and Dardanelles and limits the stay in the Black Sea of ​​warships of non-Black Sea countries for three weeks.

FBI Arrests Suspected Turkish Spies Posing as DHS Agents for Bribing...

The Associated Press reports that the FBI has arrested two men who posed as Department of Homeland Security investigators who claimed they were part of a January 6 task force and offered to give gifts to Secret Service agents, including some assigned to the protection detail for members of the First Family.

Italian Hostage Details Horrific Torture By Ruthless ISIS Executioners Dubbed “The...

As part of his captors’ horrific “regime of punishment,” an Italian aid worker held captive by merciless ISIS executioners dubbed “The Beatles” said he was forced to fight other hostages until they passed out.

Turkey Playing on All Sides in Russia-Ukraine Conflict

In hosting Russia-Ukraine talks, Turkey has positioned itself to secure an important place in any new table to be formed post-Russia-Ukraine conflict.

Turkey reveals Khashoggi trial transfer decision

RT/Moscow: Turkey is set to approve the transfer of Jamal Khashoggi’s murder trial to Saudi Arabia, its justice minister has revealed. The Turkish minister also made it clear that if a Saudi court acquits the defendants, the case might be resumed in Turkey.

Ukraine War: Turkey Enters the Scene

No significant progress was made during the first rounds. The only point agreed by the two sides was the security of humanitarian passes from the war-torn cities, but in fact no joint measures have been implemented to secure civilians so far. No agreement on other topics of negotiations was reported.

Georgian in the Crosshairs: More than Rumor, March 23, 2022

As I wrote the editor of Veterans Today, Gordon Duff, March 23, 2022, I will keep you in the loop of what is going on, as there is a 5th column here of Ukrainian Nationalist and some Georgians are acting as mercenaries in Ukraine, funded by NED, CIA, USAID, et.al. And the Maiden snipers were mostly from Georgia, going back to 2014

Markov explained why Erdogan needs Russian S-400s

As Sergei Markov recalls, Ankara currently has an American anti-missile system and a Russian S-400 complex. But Turkey understands that in case of any emergency, the American system can be blocked.

Why West Dragging Turkey into War with Russia?

The West is facing great threats outside its own region for the first time after centuries. It no longer has the chance to build a global order all on its own. This will lead to great breaking points, axis changes, and form critical areas of regional conflict.

Turkey’s War on Russia: Is Joint Turkish/Ukie Military Group Recruiting...

A security and intelligence group from UKRAINE and Turkey visited the rebel-held areas in northern SYRIA, to discuss "the possibility of their recruitment into the regional defense forces in Ukraine."

Turkey, Ukraine Importing 2000 ISIS Terrorists to Fight Russia, Gain German...

According to a source, SBU agents discussed with Turkish-backed commanders the possibility of recruiting militants into Ukraine’s territorial Defence forces.

Ukraine asks Turkey to ban Russian ships from Black Sea routes

Ukraine has asked Turkey to cut off Russian access to the Bosphorus and Dardanelles straits after Moscow launched an attack on multiple Ukrainian cities in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Why does Turkey have 38 Illegal Bases in Northern Iraq?

The illegal Turkish military presence in Iraq is a blatant violation of that country's territorial integrity. While Ankara claims it is a national security priority, it actually uses this military cover to influence and manage Iraqi and regional affairs.

Russia Breathes Down Middle East Necks Over Ukraine

Turkey and Israel's management of the Ukraine crisis could determine their ability to protect their national interests.

Islamic State collaborators received Turkish citizenship, official report shows

IS members acquired equipment and parts to make drones and improvised explosive devices with the help of companies set up in Turkey.

Erdogan Triumphs as Putin Stabs His Best Ally in the Back

Putin has been enabling a NATO member’s aggression bordering Russia.

How Erdogan Scapegoated ISIS Caliph to Appease Biden?

Erdogan is trying desperately hard to prove to the Biden administration that Turkey is still a reliable NATO ally that could play a vital role in the global power rivalry.

Putin may put forward two demands on Ukraine to Erdogan

Avia Pro: Russia can put forward two demands to Turkey in the event of a war in Ukraine, which will protect Erdogan from Russian strikes.

US Abandons Greece to Kiss Turkish Ass Over New Pipeline

SF: The US informed Greece, Cyprus and Israel that it no longer supports the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Pipeline (EastMed) project for both ecological and financial reasons, in addition to the excuse that the project causes tensions in the region.

NEO – Turkey’s Expansion into Central Asia Intensifies

'Erdo the Madnificent' views his huge turkic world stretching from the Arctic Ocean to Bulgaria, including Central Asia and a third of Russia, with almost twenty regions of the Russian Federation.

Israeli spy network targeting foreign students busted in Turkey

According to reports, the spies had been providing Mossad information on foreign students enrolled in Turkish universities, especially those who they think could work in the defense industry in the future.

The Afghan Crisis, Turkey, and Washington’s Global War on Terrorism

In 2014, Vice President Joe Biden told a Harvard audience that Turkey and others had been giving “hundreds of millions of dollars [and] tons of weapons” to Al-Nusra, Al-Qaeda, and ISIS

NEO – Erdogan Pursues a Broad Coalition in Asia

Jim W. Dean - For anyone wanting to do business with Erdogan, I would wish them luck and advise them to stash some emergency money.

NEO – Middle East States are bringing their rivalries to Africa

Jim W. Dean - It looks like geopolitical 'whack-a-mole' is here to stay.

NEO – Pompeo’s departing kick to Turkey only weakens NATO

Pompeo has accused Turkey of undermining NATO, and is not the only one within the current US “deep state” who think Turkey has gone rogue.

NEO – Why is Saudi Arabia approaching Qatar and Turkey?

Jim W. Dean - While Erdogan tries to hustle the emirs and the princes, they are attempting the same with him.

NEO – Turkey enhancing ties with Israel

Jim W. Dean - VT has known for a long time that Idlib has a lot of oil, part of a formation that comes ashore from the Mediterranean, which would give Syria the rights to it.

NEO – The realities and prospects involved in Turkey’s expansion in...

Jim W. Dean - I will predict that anyone teaming up with crooked Erdogan will end up similar to those who might have thought hooking up with deeply flawed Trump was the key to a guaranteed seat at the unipolar sharing of the loot.

Secret Agreement allows Syrian SDF to Smuggle Oil to Turkey

Ankara reveals its double standards by buying oil from the Syrian Kurds, who are considered terrorists by the Turkish authorities.

Turkey and Greece Experience Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake on 10/30

The region has experienced 29 earthquakes with a magnitude of 6.0 or higher in the last 100 years

The new kings of Jihadist terrorism: Azerbaijan and Turkey

David Boyajian - Just days ago, in our nation’s capital, Azeri demonstrators chanted “jihad, jihad, jihad” and flashed the hand signal of Turkey’s homicidal, neo-fascist Grey Wolves.

Azerbaijan Is In Anger. Armenians Open Fire at its Troops Peacefully...

The setback in the south of Karabakh was confirmed by the Armenian Defense Ministry, who insisted that the situation is still under full control. If this is under full control, it’s hard to imagine how the Armenian side sees the variant of the situation when all is not under control.

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