Student Union opens ‘hasbara’ room in effort to fill public diplomacy vacuum.
Posted on: May 14th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
Israel’s embassy in Turkey canceled a celebration of Israel’s Independence Day and President Shimon Peres sent a letter of condolence to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan following the mine collapse Wednesday in Manisa that trapped more than 700 miners underground. Erdogan said Wednesday that 238 miners had died and more than 200 remain trapped, while 363 […]
Posted on: April 24th, 2014News & Views → Eye on Palestine
Turkey “will strongly support the reconciliation agreement and offer all humanitarian aid” for the Hamas-Fatah unity government that was announced Wednesday, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu told Gaza’s de facto prime minister Ismail Haniyeh. Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan became a fan of Hamas five years ago, at the same time relations with Israel […]
Posted on: April 3rd, 2014News & Views → Israel
Israel helps bring freedom to Turkey - what more can you say?
Posted on: March 30th, 2014News & Views → Middle East
Erdogan's ruling party, the AKP, won against challenges from the right and the left.
Posted on: March 27th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
Turks expect that Facebook will be unreachable by Friday.
Posted on: March 27th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
There are three words that explain Israel’s rejuvenated ties with Turkey: Iran, Syria and money.
Posted on: March 27th, 2014News & Views → Islamists
First it was Twitter, now Turkey has blocked YouTube.
Posted on: March 25th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Netanyahu does as Obama says, Israel looks stupid and makes Erdogan the Chump look like a champ.
Posted on: March 21st, 2014News & Views → Middle East
Embattled Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan pulled the plug on Twitter at midnight, March 20, 2014.
Posted on: February 21st, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
More than 80 dignitaries from across the political spectrum are concerned about the future U.S. relations with Turkey.
Posted on: February 8th, 2014News & Views → Middle East → Iran
Iran is serious in its intention to improve relations with Saudi Arabia, hoping that both sides will try to revive the lost trust, Ali-Akbar Salehi, head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said last week, IRNA reported. “I believe Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey are three major countries in the region with special positions,” […]
Posted on: January 29th, 2014News & Views → Israel → IDF
Al Qaeda terrorists already have set up three bases in Turkey after having established a presence in Syria, IDF Intelligence Chief Maj.- Gen. Aviv Kochavi told a national security conference in Tel Aviv. “Syria is projecting its conflict to the whole region. Those blotches (on the map) in Turkey are no mistake by the graphic […]
Posted on: January 29th, 2014News & Views → Middle East → Iran
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is visiting Ayatollah Khamenei of Iran, which he called “our second home. The ayatollah in return “described the current brotherly and friendly relations between the two countries as unparalleled in recent centuries,” Iran’s official Press TV reported. Erdogan apparently has made another about face in his roller coaster policies […]
Posted on: January 15th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Traditionalists can still plant trees in events throughout the country sponsored by the Jewish National Fund (JNF).
Posted on: January 14th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Turkish police raised a Muslim charity front that is allegedly linked to Al Qaeda and arrested several people, including one who works for the IHH group that kidnapped and brutally assaulted IDF commandos who stopped their Mavi Mamara ship and other boats from reaching embargoed Gaza. The “Humanitarian Relief Foundation” said police raided their warehouse […]
Posted on: January 1st, 2014News & Views → Middle East
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, sounding more and more like Syrian President Bassar al-Assad, has blamed foreigners for supposedly engineering the corruption probe that has rocked his government. He appealed directly to the people with a populist cry to support him against some foreign enemy attacking “the bread on your table, the money in […]
Posted on: December 30th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Arabs, Jews, Muslims, Europeans and Americans are well-represented.
Posted on: December 27th, 2013News & Views → Islamists
This is so Last days of Richard M. Nixon, when the ruler is going down, and he's the only one who still doesn't know it.
Posted on: December 25th, 2013News & Views → Israel
On Wednesday, Dec. 25, a Turkish court rejected a claim for compensation from the state of Israel by the relatives of a man who died during the battle between Israeli soldiers and anti-Israel protesters who were attempting to breach the internationally-recognized legal blockade of Gaza. The family of Furkan Doğan, one of nine who died […]
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