President-Elect Joe Biden has said that Turkey's leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan “has to pay a price” and he called on Washington to embolden Turkish opposition leaders “to be able to take on and defeat Erdogan.
Turkey has been a growing force in the Middle East and North Africa since President Recep Tayyip Erdogan came to power almost two decades ago.
Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is a man on a mission, or actually, several missions. First, he aims to dismantle the secular character of the Turkish republic.
Turkey's upcoming flagship, the TCG Anadolu (L-400), is an amphibious assault ship that may ultimately become a drone carrier.
Greece warned Thursday it will do “whatever is necessary” to defend its sovereign rights in response to plans by neighboring Turkey to proceed with an oil-and-gas research mission south of Greek islands in the Eastern Mediterranean.
A Turkish court on Friday convicted Amnesty International’s former Turkey chairman, Taner Kilic, of membership in a terror organization and sentenced him to more than six years in prison.
In recent months, Turkey has deployed an array of air defense missile systems in both Syria and Libya to deter and defend against air and drone attacks mounted by its rivals in these war zones.
A Turkish court convicted a local U.S. Consulate employee in Istanbul of membership in an armed terror organization and sentenced him to eight years and nine months in prison.
Turkey said Thursday it would deploy special forces along its land border with Greece to prevent Greek authorities from pushing back migrants trying to cross into Europe, after Turkey declared its previously guarded gateways to Europe open.