Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:32:25 GMT
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:19:08 GMT
Is a Turkey-Iraq war likely?
The political situation between Turkey
and Iraq is at its worst. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reiterated that his forces will strongly participate in liberating Mosul from ISIS. Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi responded by warning ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:10:07 GMT
US talks to Turkey about role to recapture Raqqa
US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said on Wednesday the plan to envelope Raqqa, ISIS's main stronghold in Syria, would take place soon with the forces available and that talks continued with Turkey
on the role it could play “further down the road.”
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:01:06 GMT
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:57:18 GMT
Turkey fires over 1000 soldiers, detains university staff
- KVOA Tucson News
ISTANBUL (AP) - Turkey's
Interior Ministry has dismissed 1,218 military personnel from the gendarmerie as part of the investigation into the movement allegedly behind the failed coup in July. In a statement released Thursday, the ministry says 419 ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:46:52 GMT
Turkey threatens to cancel EU migration deal
- Deutsche Welle
After the EU repeatedly pushed back the date for visa-free travel amid concern over Turkey's
draconian anti-terror laws and erosion of rights in the country, Cavusoglu told the "Neue Zürcher Zeitung" on Thursday that Ankara's "patience was drawing to a ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:34:56 GMT
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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:04:51 GMT
War With Turkey Looming for Iraq After Mosul Battle
- Sputnik International
As fighting intensifies, a war of words is also being waged between Turkey
and Iraq, with the Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi saying his country does not want war but is ready for confrontation if it happens. The International Criminal Court is ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:49:26 GMT
Turkey-Syria border wall to be completed by mid-2017
Construction of a concrete wall along the Turkish-Syrian border will be completed in the first half of 2017, Turkey's
Defense Minister Fikri Isik said on November 2. Speaking during a visit to the border units in the southern province of Hatay, Isik ...