In Trump, Turkey’s Erdogan Keeps Finding a Sympathetic Ear

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON — Three times over the past year, President Trump has spoken with Turkey’s leader, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and told Mr. Erdogan

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Militia Commander Says It Will Attack Turkish Forces if They Enter Syria

This post was originally published on this siteBEIRUT, Lebanon — The commander of the American-backed militia in Syria said Tuesday that it would attack Turkish forces if they entered

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Syrian Rebels See Chance for New Life with Turkish Troops

This post was originally published on this siteGAZIANTEP, Turkey — Amid the criticism over President Trump’s Syria policy, there is one former American ally that has welcomed his

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That ‘Secret’ Saudi Trial in the Khashoggi Case? Read All About It in a Turkish Paper

This post was originally published on this siteISTANBUL — In a courtroom in Saudi Arabia, the trial of the men accused of killing the journalist Jamal Khashoggi has been playing out under a

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US and Turkey Agree on Peace Corridor in Northeastern Syria

This post was originally published on this siteGAZIANTEP, Turkey — The United States and Turkey agreed on Wednesday to create a safe zone in northeastern Syria that would allow Turkey to

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Gunmen Kill Turkish Diplomat and an Iraqi in the Kurdish Region of Iraq

This post was originally published on this siteISTANBUL — A Turkish diplomat and an Iraqi citizen were killed on Wednesday in a gun attack in a restaurant in the Kurdish-controlled region

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Turkey’s Erdogan Goes His Own Way as Distrust With US Grows

This post was originally published on this siteISTANBUL — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has marked the anniversary of a failed coup against him every passing year — this week was the

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Turkey Gets First Shipment of Russian Missile System, Defying US

This post was originally published on this siteISTANBUL — The first shipment of a sophisticated Russian surface-to-air missile system arrived in Turkey on Friday, the Turkish Defense

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Istanbul’s New Mayor Quickly Emerges as a Rival to Erdogan

This post was originally published on this siteISTANBUL — Even before he began his first day at work as Istanbul’s new mayor, Ekrem Imamoglu was being talked about as the man who

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