Tag: Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Idlib is Not About “Assad vs. NATO” – Idlib is About Turkish Influence vs. American Grandiosity

Never mind the drama  In spite of increasing Ankara vs. Washington disagreements in a variety of areas ranging from Ankara’s firm commitment to purchase Russian made S-400 missile defence systems to the continued US alliance with the YPG/PKK terror group in Syria, when it comes to the status of Syria’s […]

Erdogan Vows to Purchase Russian S-400s, Claims US Left Turkey Vulnerable to PKK Missiles

The Pentagon has told India in no uncertain terms that the United States will not automatically grant a sanctions waiver if New Delhi follows through with its intent to purchase the Russian made S-400 missile defence systems. This admonition from the Pentagon comes days before the so-called ‘2+2’ meetings of […]

Russia and Turkey’s “Strategic Partnership” is Not About Convenience But About a Common Destiny

Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has visited Moscow where he held high level meetings with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov and the Russian President Vladimir Putin. A number of issues were discussed including proposals to increase trade, to begin trading in national currencies rather than the US Dollar, joint cooperation on […]

Qatar to Invest $15 Billion in Turkey – Turkey Should Now Co-Host The 2022 World Cup on a Win-Win Model

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has held a meeting with Qatar’s Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani who pledged to invest $15 billion into Turkey’s economy in the wake of Washington’s economic war on Turkey which has seen the Lira’s exchange rate plummet. Apart from Turkey’s sustained economic growth rates and a low […]