Yair Netanyahu reminds Erdogan Istanbul was the "capital of the Byzantine empire and center of orthodox Christianity for more than a thousand years before Turkish occupation!"
Erdogan and Netanyahu have a tweet off.
Erdogan thanked the Israeli Arab lawmakers "for their service of representing the Palestinian will... against Tel Aviv's oppression in Gaza."
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.
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.
"It is impossible to accept the message given by Mr. Bolton in Israel," Erdogan told members of his ruling party.
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."
“They are allies and I hope that they will win in their battle against the Turks."
This week, President Trump's other friend in the Middle East, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, called President Erdogan an “anti-Semitic dictator.”
The two men agreed to coordinate in order to prevent formation of a power vacuum as U.S. troops are drawn down from Syria.
"There has been an improvement. Erdogan used to attack me every two hours and now it is every six hours."
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.
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 conveyed the message that it has no interest in the Erdoğan-controlled Turkey, and that it is ceasing its efforts to normalize relations.
In a speech a week ago, Erdoğan attacked "The famous Hungarian Jew Soros."
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."
"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."
Turkish officials say a team of alleged Saudi assassins probably killed a Saudi journalist in Istanbul.
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.
"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."
The current tensions between Turkey and the US.
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.
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.
Turkey has already made its commitment to its NATO membership ambiguous.