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Trump Warns Turkey ‘Not to Hit Kurds’ in Syria, Threatens ‘Economic Devastation’

Erdogan has been threatening and planning for months to send the Turkish army into northern Syria on a mission to annihilate the Kurdish defense forces there.

US Troops Pullout Plan Not Ready, Turks Eager to Massacre Kurds – Ready or...

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday that the thousands of Turkish troops amassed along the Syrian border would attack whether the US is out or not.

Erdogan Refusing to Meet Bolton in Ankara over ‘Dishonorable, Ugly, Vulgar and Defaming’ Comments

"It is impossible to accept the message given by Mr. Bolton in Israel," Erdogan told members of his ruling party.

Trump Troop Pullout Decision Follows Syrian Kurds’ Selling Oil to Iran

I didn’t like the fact that they’re selling the small oil they have, to Iran. And we asked them not to sell it to Iran.... I'm not happy about that at all."

Shaked ‘Hopes Kurds Win Battle Against Turks’

“They are allies and I hope that they will win in their battle against the Turks."

Trump ‘Open’ to Visiting Erdogan in Turkey in 2019

This week, President Trump's other friend in the Middle East, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, called President Erdogan an “anti-Semitic dictator.”

Trump & Erdogan Discuss ‘Slow, Highly Coordinated’ Pullout from Syria

The two men agreed to coordinate in order to prevent formation of a power vacuum as U.S. troops are drawn down from Syria.

Netanyahu: Turkey’s Erdogan is Anti-Semite ‘Obsessed with Israel’

"There has been an improvement. Erdogan used to attack me every two hours and now it is every six hours."

US Withdrawal Announcement Continues to Reverberate in the Middle East

An Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman on Saturday welcomed President Trump’s decision to withdraw American forces from Syria, saying the US military presence in the Middle East fuels insecurity in the region.

Mattis and Israel – Not a Love Story

Thank you, General Mattis, you are an honorable man and we're so glad we didn't have to get into a fight with you over the boundaries of our homeland.

Israel Degrading Diplomatic Representation in Turkey

Israel conveyed the message that it has no interest in the Erdoğan-controlled Turkey, and that it is ceasing its efforts to normalize relations.

George Soros’ Foundation Fleeing Turkey

In a speech a week ago, Erdoğan attacked "The famous Hungarian Jew Soros."

Turkey Won’t Fuel Iranian Passenger Planes as Trump Sanctions Take Effect

Mnuchin warned SWIFT, the bloodline of global banking, the US would penalize if should it not cut off financial services to entities doing business with Iran.

Israeli Foreign Ministry Director-General: ‘Condemnations Are Not Enough’ to Deal With Anti-Semitic Violence

"To prevent more attacks against Jews, the battle against all manifestations of antisemitism must be fierce and global."

Erdogan: Saudi Journalist’s Murder Was ‘Premeditated’

"Everyone, those who ordered his murder and those who executed it, should answer for their doing," Erdogan said, labeling the killing of Khashoggi a "political murder."
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What We Know About the Missing Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Turkish officials say a team of alleged Saudi assassins probably killed a Saudi journalist in Istanbul.

Report: Israeli, Turkish Ambassadors to Return to Posts Next Month

Israel’s Foreign Ministry recently issued an internal notice of an opening for the post of ambassador to Turkey, to be filled by summer 2019.

Liberman: Post Syrian War Deals Do Not Apply to Israel

"All the other understandings and agreements that are arrived at in all kinds of places, are simply irrelevant to us, and we will be strict about adhering to all the previous agreements."

Turkey May Lose $1.5 Billion Sale to Pakistan Due to Trump’s Sanctions

The problem is related to the US-made parts for which Turkish Aerospace Industries would need US export licenses in order to carry out the deal.

Trump Suspends Sale of F-35s to Turkey

In July, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis wrote the Senate recommending that it not remove Turkey from the F-35 program in which it has participated since 1999.

A Beleaguered Erdogan Threatens to Pull Out of NATO

Turkey has already made its commitment to its NATO membership ambiguous.

Turkey to Launch Own Space Agency

The Space Group Command of the Turkish Air Force, which is also in the design stage, will operate the spaceport when it is completed.

US Imposes Sanctions Against 2 Key Turkish Ministers Over Detention of American Pastor

The pastor was released to house arrest but not freed in what the Trump administration had been led to believe was to have been a "prisoner swap" with Turkish terror suspect held by Israel.

Israel Bars 90 Turkish Tourists with Fake Visas

The Turks' purpose in the visit was to visit al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, one of the tourists said, stating: “The only dream of the group that consists of mainly young people was to see Jerusalem.”

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