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Turkey dubs the US an ‘Enemy’?

Anadolu | Turkey's president on Sunday criticized a prominent US senator as an "enemy of Turkey" who actions pose a "thoughtless threat" to Turkish-US relations. When...
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US fails to bring Turkey under pressure- Russian Missiles delivered

News Desk | The delivery process of the Russian S-400 hardware to Turkey is ongoing, the country’s Foreign Minister said on Friday (July, 12) as...
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Erdogan lambasts US robbery: Refusal to deliver F-35 even after payment

AFP | President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said it would be "robbery" for the United States to deny Turkey the F-35 fighter jets it has bought,...

Lawfare against Pakistan: coercion or self-inflicted wounds?

Hassan Aslam Shad | Law school teaches that coercion negates free will. It is grounds for exclusion of liability and culpability. We all know what...
US

Ex DG ISI Ehsanul Haq says Russian Missile system better than US

Anadolu | Even as the US has reiterated its reservations about Turkey and India’s purchase of the S-400 missile system, Indian and Pakistani military experts...
Erdogan

Erdogan Istanbul vote gamble backfires: What next?

AFP | Most analysts felt Erdogan was taking a huge risk by calling for the first vote in March to be annulled over claims of...
Erdogan

Erdogan loses to opposition in controversial replay of Istanbul election

AFP | Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan suffered a major blow on Sunday as the opposition candidate in Istanbul's controversial mayoral election re-run romped to...
US

US hostility pushes Iran and Turkey closer together

Anadolu | Amid rising tension a year after the United States pulled out of the nuclear deal with Iran, Turkey is taking stock of the...
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Syria and Turkey are plausibly heading toward an armed stand off

News Analysis | Syrian Foreign Minister has clearly stated that his country does not want a war with Turkey after the latter claimed one of...
Turkey

Turkey rejects US influence on Russian arms deal

Anadolu | Turkey will make its own decision on purchasing Russian S-400 missile defense systems, according to the leader of a Turkish opposition party. Speaking at...
NATO

NATO allies may split in aftermath of US sanctions on Turkey

Anadolu | Washington’s strong reaction against Turkey over its decision to purchase Russia’s S-400 missile defence system may reinforce disputes within the NATO alliance, according...
Turkey

“No one can give an ultimatum to Turkey”: Turkish FO

Anadolu | The opposition, Good (IYI) Party, of Turkey supported the government’s purchase of Russian S-400 missile defense systems. Turkey Stands United Voicing his support for President...
Turkey

Turkey slams US for disrespecting “spirit of alliance”

Anadolu | The defense minister of Turkey, on Wednesday, objected to a letter sent by the U.S. saying it "is not in line with the...
US

NATO allies to purchase S-400 missiles despite US objections

Anadolu | At least three NATO members have been using Russian air missile defense systems over the years, even as the US steps up pressure...
Washington

Washington and Ankara lock horns over arms deal

Anadolu | Turkey’s Foreign Ministry on Tuesday slammed an “unacceptable” U.S. resolution expressing concern over the alliance between Ankara and Washington. The resolution "Expressing Concern for...
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Turkish ‘cyber army’ hack superstar Amitabh Bachchan’s twitter account

News Desk | Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan is the latest target of the breach of Indian cyberspace as his twitter account was hacked late Monday...
US

US VS RUSSIA: Turkey to be scrapped off the F-35 program

News Desk | United States of America has declared that no more Turkish pilots will be trained in the country after both sides failed to...
S-400

Turkey’s S-400 purchase creates unacceptable risks: US

Anadolu | Turkey's purchase of Russia’s S-400 missile defense system creates "unacceptable risks" for the U.S., a Department of Defense official said Thursday. "The radar system...
terrorism

Turkey, Pakistan discuss counter terrorism efforts

News Desk | Turkish and Pakistani officials on Friday gathered in the capital Ankara to discuss the reflection of international terrorism on the regional and...
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Muslims stand behind Palestinians, Saudia seeks support over row with Iran

AFP | A Saudi-hosted Islamic summit on Saturday threw its support behind Palestinians ahead of a US-led peace plan suspected to be skewed in favor...
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Pentagon coerces Turkey against buying Russian Missile Defense System

News Desk | A top Pentagon official said on Thursday the consequences would be "devastating" for Turkey's joint F-35 fighter program and its cooperation with...
Turkish

Turkish army pull out will bring peace to Northern Syria

Firas Samuri |  In mid-January 2018, the Turkish General Staff announced the beginning of the Olive Branch Operation. The goal was to oust the Kurds...
AFghan

Afghan cuisine filling Turkish bellies

AFP | When Afghan businessman Haji Yakup Burhan fled the violence of his home country 30 years ago, he brought with him his family -...
Al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda wants Idlib defended from foreign invasion

AFP | The head of Syria's former Al-Qaeda affiliate in a video released Sunday urged supporters to "take up weapons" to defend his group's bastion...
geopolitical

Turkey beyond 2023: A new geopolitical reality

Abdul Rasool Syed | The expiration of the treaty of Lausanne by 2023 has triggered a new debate among the global geo-political and geo-strategic thinkers...

Turkey arrests two suspected UAE spies: report

AFP | Turkey has arrested two men suspected of spying for the United Arab Emirates and is probing whether they are tied to Saudi journalist...

Turks annoyed with Macron interference

AFP | French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday hosted representatives of the Kurdish-led force that defeated Islamic State (IS) extremists in Syria, drawing a sharp...

Turkey hopeful US will extend waiver on Iran sanctions

AFP | Turkey voiced hope Tuesday that the United States will extend an exemption in sanctions to allow it to keep buying oil from Iran,...

Erdogan’s party to seek rerun of Istanbul election

AFP |­­­ Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's AKP party on Tuesday said it will seek a re-run of Istanbul's disputed mayoral election after the ruling...

Erdogan says Russian S-400s delivery could be earlier

AFP | President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the delivery of Turkey's disputed Russian S-400 missile defence systems could be earlier than initially planned, Hurriyet daily...

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