Turkish official fired over anti-Israel tweet

Turkish official fired over anti-Israel tweet

Turkey's ruling party dismisses member who tweeted that she wished that the Israelis wounded in Istanbul would die.Ben Ariel, 3/20/2016, 3:24 AM
Turkish official: Israel is Turkey's friend

Turkish official: Israel is Turkey's friend

Deputy chairman of Turkey's ruling party says normalization has not yet been agreed upon, but stresses that Israeli people are 'friends'.Elad Benari, 12/21/2015, 6:12 AM
Davutoglu hails election results as 'victory'

Davutoglu hails election results as 'victory'

Turkish PM welcomes outcome of a general election which swept his AK Party back to a parliamentary majority.Ben Ariel, 11/2/2015, 12:15 AM
Nervous Erdogan Sacks MPs Amid Rating Slips

Nervous Erdogan Sacks MPs Amid Rating Slips

More signs Kurdish crackdown 'election ploy' backfired: opposition head defeats Erdogan in TV ratings, AKP cuts controversial MPs from list.Ari Yashar, 9/19/2015, 10:48 PM
Erdogan's Kurdish War Gamble Fails Spectacularly

Erdogan's Kurdish War Gamble Fails Spectacularly

Analysts reveal Erdogan's Kurdish crackdown was meant to reverse elections defeat, but new poll proves it had the exact opposite effect.Ari Yashar, 8/28/2015, 12:05 PM
Erdogan Calls for Fresh Elections

Erdogan Calls for Fresh Elections

Turkish President calls for fresh parliamentary elections after two months of coalition talks fail to produce a government.Ben Ariel, 8/25/2015, 3:43 AM
Turkey to Return to Elections in November

Turkey to Return to Elections in November

Return to the polls expected for November 1 in possible bid for Erdogan to regain lost majority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2015, 6:35 PM
Turkey: Last Minute Coalition Talks Fail

Turkey: Last Minute Coalition Talks Fail

Turkey's prime minister says no agreement reached at a last-ditch meeting with a nationalist party, leaving little option but new elections.Ben Ariel, 8/18/2015, 2:43 AM
Erdogan's Party Says New Elections 'Only Option'

Erdogan's Party Says New Elections 'Only Option'

Turkish AKP party says it can't create a coalition, calling for snap elections after it lost majority in serious setback in June.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2015, 6:25 PM
Erdogan Denies Working With ISIS

Erdogan Denies Working With ISIS

Turkish President blames 'dark powers' for reports showing Ankara bought oil from the world's richest terror group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2015, 2:02 PM
Turkish PM Resigns After Election Disappointment

Turkish PM Resigns After Election Disappointment

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu resigns after his party loses majority in parliament.Ben Ariel, 6/10/2015, 3:13 AM
Turkish PM Declares 'Victory' Despite Setback

Turkish PM Declares 'Victory' Despite Setback

Turkish PM emphasizes "victory" in the elections, despite his party not achieving the required majority for passing constitutional reforms.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2015, 3:16 AM
Turkish Elections: What's Next for Israel?

Turkish Elections: What's Next for Israel?

Two experts on Israel's relationship with Ankara predict little will change after the Turkish elections - but there still is reason to hope.Tova Dvorin, 6/7/2015, 12:32 PM
Poll Shows Erdogan is Losing his Grip

Poll Shows Erdogan is Losing his Grip

Turkish President Erdogan's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) drops in polls ahead of elections.Dalit Halevy, 5/25/2015, 7:06 AM
Armed Men Seize Office of Erdogan's Party

Armed Men Seize Office of Erdogan's Party

Two intruders burst into district office of AKP in Istanbul, day after prosecutor taken hostage and killed in the city.Ari Yashar, 4/1/2015, 12:25 PM
Turkish Lawmaker Forced to Resign Over Alcohol

Turkish Lawmaker Forced to Resign Over Alcohol

Erdogan's party orders a regional party official to resign after pictures showed him drinking alcohol.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/5/2014, 2:25 AM
Turkish Election Board Rejects Request for Recount

Turkish Election Board Rejects Request for Recount

Ankara's provincial election body rejects opposition's appeal against the results of the local election.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/4/2014, 11:53 PM
Egyptian Islamists Fail To Learn From Turkey

Egyptian Islamists Fail To Learn From Turkey

It is a good thing that the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt is showing its true colors, rather than emulating Turkey, which fooled the West.Amiel Ungar, 10/14/2012, 3:44 PM