Tag: Turkey

The Idlib Illusion Is Finally Being Dispelled

Alt-Media has gotten in the habit of getting their audience’s hopes up about the supposedly “imminent” liberation of Idlib by playing to their political fantasies (and even in some cases, Turkophobia) and grossly misportraying the Syrian Arab Army’s anti-terrorist incursions in the “de-escalation zone” as something that they aren’t, though […]

The Same Guy Verhofstadt Who Wants a New Brexit Vote Decries a New Vote For Istanbul’s Mayoral Election

The leader of the Liberal faction in the European Parliament, Guy Verhofstadt has just decried a decision by Turkish officials to conduct a re-vote in the contentious Istanbul Mayoral race. During the initial vote on 31 March, it was proclaimed that CH Party candidate Ekrem İmamoğlu beat AK Party candidate […]

Sri Lankan President is Correct to Link Terror Attacks to Illegal Narcotics Trade

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has long sought to toughen his country’s position against the illegal narcotics trade. As a strategically located island nation, narcotics dealers have recently increased their presence in the country as they seek to turn Sri Lanka into a regional base for the trafficking of illegal […]