Turkey was preparing to pull back from additional posts located in areas which Syrian government forces recaptured in an offensive launched last year.
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The lira dropped another 1.3% to 8.06 against the dollar, a day after Erdogan dared Washington to impose sanctions .
“Whatever your sanctions are, don’t be late,” Erdogan said, referring to U.S. warnings for Turkey not to get directly involved in the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.
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secretly communicated and accepted a $65 million bribe from a Qatari intelligence officer to fast track the military deal with Qatar through Turkey’s parliament.
Cihan Erdal, a Ph.D. candidate at Carleton University and permanent resident in Canada, has been held since late September on alleged terror links.
Eight of these observation posts and five fortified positions are currently under siege by Syrian forces.
Turkish foreign minister assures his Palestinian counterpart his country’s support for an international peace conference
He briefed Cavusoglu on the Palestinian efforts to proceed with the internal reconciliation following the recent important meeting held in Istanbul between Fatah and Hamas.
The Turkish opposition leader stressed the necessity of holding early elections in order to spare the country from further deterioration under the regime of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling party. “Early elections must be held so that the situation does not worsen and its ...
But minutes before his own talks with Stoltenberg, Erdogan urged Azerbaijan to keep fighting until it retook land it lost in a war with Armenia in the early 1990s.