"Erdogan opens the borders to allow refugees to move into Greece, creating a boiling point that causes a lot of frustration for the local residents, and encourages far right groups to raise their heads."
Erdogan's skill at using millions of human beings to advance his policies remains as effective as before, but this time around it will be difficult for him to repeat his parlor trick.
Turkey's forces reportedly “neutralized” more than 2,200 Syrian troops, 103 tanks and eight helicopters within the past several days.
A Syrian helicopter was shot down by Turkish forces outside Idlib on February 11 and went up in flames. Both pilots were killed.
Moscow, Tehran and Ankara are the three guarantor states at the Astana talks on Syria.
In accordance with a lucrative deal from the European Union, Ankara has blocked the refugees from leaving for Europe up to this point.
Local sources blamed Russia for the attack, but both Turkey and Damascus hesitated to officially place the blame on Moscow.
The growing Turkish activity in Jerusalem and its support for the Muslim Brotherhood are of concern to Israel.
Videos taken after the crash show passengers exiting through holes in the fuselage.
The magnitude-6.8 quake caused buildings to collapse in Elazig, killing at least 31 people and injuring 1,600.
Turkey provides a home for Hamas and allows Hamas to plot terror attacks against Israel from its territory.
The Telegraph reminded its readers that "Israel has a long history of carrying out assassinations of Hamas figures abroad."
Incirlik Air Base in southern Turkey, near Syria, is home to the US Air Force 39th Air Base Wing with its tactical nuclear weapons which include as many as 50 B61 nuclear bombs.
"The Turks are trying to show that they are boss, and this is very worrying,” senior Israeli officials said according to Israeli media.
Turkey has forged close ties with Gaza's ruling Hamas terrorist group, which has headquarters in Istanbul. Dahlan is no friend of Hamas.
Turkish media reports state that now, after their country's maritime agreement with Libya, the world can no longer ignore Turkey.
The move infuriated the Turkish government, which condemned the measure.
Graham, who didn't look happy as Trump's errands boy, said, "I do hope that Turkey and Armenia can come together and deal with this problem."
Remember Omar's notorious "Benjamins" tweet, and her other tweet, about the dual loyalties of American Jews?
Danny Danon criticized the UNSC for focusing on Israel while Turkey was attacking the Kurdish people and hosting the Hamas terror organization in Turkey's capital.
Hamas’ HQ for its terror operations in Judea and Samaria and their financing operation works out of Turkey.
A unit of the Russian military police has arrived in the Syrian town of Kobani to patrol the territory in cooperation with Turkey.
Griffin has not been invited in recent weeks to appear on any Fox News opinion shows.
“What [Russian President Vladimir] Putin wants is a resolution to the Syria crisis on his terms,” said Anna Borshchevskaya of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. “And he is closer to that resolution.”
While America prefers “peace to war,” says U.S. secretary of state, “kinetic or military action” against NATO ally Turkey is on the table in connection with the crisis in northern Syria.
Erdoğan: Turkey will resume its assault in northern Syria “with determination” when the U.S.-brokered ceasefire expires on Tuesday if all Kurdish forces have not withdrawn from the Syria-Turkey border region.
Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz: "Of course, what is happening in Syria should remind us of one principle - that we must maintain our ability to defend ourselves."
Erdogan was very upset by "Trump's mixture of threats and locker-room banter," so much so that he ordered his troops into Syria that very day.
“We have Israel nearby, as almost neighbors," Erdogan said. "They scare [other countries] by possessing [nuclear weapons]. No one can touch them.”
One journalist was killed immediately in the strike. Three were injured, including one who died the next day. A total of 15 civilians died.