Monthly Archives: March 2017

Turkey, US remain at odds over Kurds’ role against ISIS – The Boston Globe

March 31, 2017
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The Boston Globe Turkey, US remain at odds over Kurds’ role against ISISThe Boston GlobeANKARA, Turkey — The Trump administration and Turkey appeared no closer Thursday to resolving a dispute over the Kurds’ role in defeating the Islamic State group in Syria, as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited America’s often nettlesome NATO …On whirlwind…

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Brussels stabbing leaves ‘three people injured’ outside Turkish embassy as nationals vote in referendum over handing … – The Sun

March 31, 2017
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The Sun Brussels stabbing leaves ‘three people injured’ outside Turkish embassy as nationals vote in referendum over handing …The SunThe consulate was being used as a polling station for Turkish nationals taking part in a referendum to decide whether to hand bullish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more power. According to Kurdish news agency Firat News,…

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What you need to know about Turkey and the Trump administration – Washington Post

March 30, 2017
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Washington Post What you need to know about Turkey and the Trump administrationWashington PostThe two countries share an important, long-standing alliance — Turkey boasts NATO’s second-largest army after the United States — and the Trump administration needs Turkey onside in its quest to defeat the Islamic State. But the U.S.-Turkey …Meeting in Turkey With Erdogan…

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This Turkish Lingerie Brand Is a Success Everywhere—Except in Turkey – Vogue.com

March 30, 2017
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Vogue.com This Turkish Lingerie Brand Is a Success Everywhere—Except in TurkeyVogue.comTurkey has recently popped up on the fashion industry’s radar. This past Paris Fashion week, Natalia Vodianova stepped out in a red leather dress by the Turkish designer and LVMH prize nominee Dilara Findikoglu. And last week Istanbul celebrated the … Source: turkish – Google…

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Turkey ‘spied’ on pro-Gulen opponents in Germany – BBC News

March 29, 2017
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BBC News Turkey ‘spied’ on pro-Gulen opponents in GermanyBBC NewsGerman Interior Minister Thomas De Maiziere has said Turkey will not be allowed to spy on Turks living in Germany. Reports say the head of Turkey’s intelligence service handed a list of people suspected of opposition sympathies to his German counterpart.German official accuses Turkey of ‘unacceptable’…

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Feds Arrest Turkish Banker For Conspiring With Trader Reza Zarrab To Violate Sanctions Against Iran – Forbes

March 29, 2017
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Forbes Feds Arrest Turkish Banker For Conspiring With Trader Reza Zarrab To Violate Sanctions Against IranForbesA high-level Turkish banker has been arrested in New York for conspiring with Turkish gold trader Reza Zarrab to evade U.S. sanctions against Iran. Federal prosecutors on Tuesday unsealed a criminal complaint against Mehmet Hakan Atilla, a deputy …US charges Turkish…

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