After Venezuela, Germany, Austria and the Netherlands prudently repatriated a substantial portion (if not all) of their physical gold held at the NY Fed or other western central banks in recent years, ....
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan is growing bolder as Muslims continue to flood Europe. He urges his fellow Muslims to obtain positions of power in areas throughout Europe to hasten the overthrow of Western Civilization that is underway.
The latest developments in the Middle East and in the Mediterranean and Aegean sea find Turkey in the middle of an energy war that goes along with its military operations in Syria.
Erdogan demands US stop arming Kurds
After a slow start the Turkish and Jihadi attack on the Afrin canton in north-west Syria is making some progress. Despite intimate knowledge of the terrain and years of preparation the local Kurdish forces of the YPK have little chance to withstand.
Turkey is a beautiful country with a rich history including Greek, Roman and Muslim influences that make it one of the most fascinating places on Earth.
Turkey Retaliates With Immediate Bombardment Sending Turkish Lira, Stocks Tumbling
Turkey - Tillerson's Friday press conference with his Turkish counterpart Melvut Cavusoglu was long on rhetoric, short of substantive change in bilateral relations.
Turkish football team Harunustaspor announced Tuesday, Jan. 30, that it will pay a player partially in Bitcoin (BTC), local news outlet CNN Turk reports.
If Turkey is not bluffing, U.S. troops in Manbij, Syria, could be under fire by week's end, and NATO engulfed in the worst crisis in its history.
US warnings and calls for restraint have failed, and Turkey has invaded Syria's Afrin District, beginning what could be a protracted battle with the US-backed Kurdish YPG. Two major US allies are in open conflict.
Turkey warned the United States before carrying out airstrikes against U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin province, Defense Secretary James Mattis said Sunday, according to a report by Reuters.
After negotiations between Russia/Syria and the Kurds of Afrin had failed, the Russian side made a deal with Turkey.
In a sharp escalation of Turkey's military campaign against the US-backed Syrian Kurdish YPG, on Saturday Turkish warplanes fired missiles and launched "massive bombing" of Kurdish targets in Syria's Afrin, NTV television reported.
Turkey - Turkish cross-border shelling of Kurdish fighter positions in Afrin began two days ago.
Contradiction has become the norm for US foreign policy over the past many years - an observation that is clear to anyone even remotely paying attention.
Turkey has threatened to invade Kurdish-held Syria many times before but this time they may really do it. How will the Kurds' American backers react?
Islamic religious body follows Muhammad's lead.
US Accuses Former SDF Commander of Lying
We detailed below that TRY was selling off on US accusations that the Turkish economic minister of taking bribes.
Turkey - Turkish/US relations are strained. Its rapprochement with Russia and normalized ties with Iran, including trade relations with both countries, infuriates Washington.