Erdogan threatens to suspend ties with UAE

Erdogan threatens to suspend ties with UAE

Turkish President says country could suspend diplomatic relations with the United Arab Emirates following its peace deal with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/14/2020, 11:03 PM
Congress blocked arms sales to Turkey for 2 years

Congress blocked arms sales to Turkey for 2 years

Bipartisan group of congressmen block military deals with Turkish government after Turkey purchases Russian S-400 system.Gary Willig, 8/13/2020, 10:58 PM
Erdogan orders conversion of Hagia Sophia back into mosque

Erdogan orders conversion of Hagia Sophia back into mosque

Move comes after Turkey's top administrative court annulled presidential decree that made the mosque into a museum.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/10/2020, 10:59 PM
Turkey: We will not agree to annexation in Judea and Samaria

Turkey: We will not agree to annexation in Judea and Samaria

Turkish President threatens Israel, says "Jerusalem is a red line".Dalit Halevi, 5/26/2020, 5:33 AM
Turkey announces curfew for those under the age of 20

Turkey announces curfew for those under the age of 20

Turkey announces new measures to stem spread of coronavirus.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/4/2020, 1:09 AM
Putin, Erdogan meet to discuss ceasefire

Putin, Erdogan meet to discuss ceasefire

Putin met Turkish president Erdogan in an effort to reach ceasefire agreement over fighting in the Idlib province of Syria.Eitan Divinsky, 3/5/2020, 6:42 PM
ANALYSIS: Turkey announces war on pro-Assad coalition in Syria

ANALYSIS: Turkey announces war on pro-Assad coalition in Syria

February death toll in Syria the highest in nearly 2 years as Erdogan all but declares war on Assad's forces.Yochanan Visser, 3/1/2020, 10:42 PM
Erdogan encouraging refugee exodus to Europe

Erdogan encouraging refugee exodus to Europe

Turkey announced it would not prevent refugees from entering the EU following a Syrian strike in which 33 of its troops were killed.Eitan Divinsky, 2/29/2020, 9:44 PM
Turkey: Hundreds arrested in latest round of purges

Turkey: Hundreds arrested in latest round of purges

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan cracks down on internal political opposition, orders the arrest of 700 people.Eitan Divinsky, 2/18/2020, 12:13 PM
Erdogan says Jerusalem 'not for sale' after Trump Mideast plan

Erdogan says Jerusalem 'not for sale' after Trump Mideast plan

Turkish president blasts Trump peace plan, declares 'Jerusalem not for sale'.AFP, 1/30/2020, 9:39 PM
Erdogan says Trump's Mideast peace plan 'absolutely unacceptable'

Erdogan says Trump's Mideast peace plan 'absolutely unacceptable'

Turkish president blasts Trump plan, calls Jerusalem "sacred for Muslims", condemns proposal to leave city under Israeli control.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 1/29/2020, 2:40 PM
ANALYSIS: Turkey becoming a second Iran

ANALYSIS: Turkey becoming a second Iran

For the first time, the IDF has added Turkey to the list of security threats Israel faces in annual security assessment.Yochanan Visser, 1/15/2020, 10:15 PM
ANALYSIS: Erdogan sets Turkey on a crash course with Israel and others

ANALYSIS: Erdogan sets Turkey on a crash course with Israel and others

While Israel forges closer ties with Greece and Cyprus, Turkey eyes moves which could destabilize the region - and spell trouble for Israel.Yochanan Visser, 1/2/2020, 10:39 PM
Erdogan threatens to shut down strategic US bases

Erdogan threatens to shut down strategic US bases

Turkish President threatens to shut down air base which hosts US nuclear warheads.Elad Benari, 12/15/2019, 11:33 PM
ANALYSIS: Turkey's Erdogan endangering world peace

ANALYSIS: Turkey's Erdogan endangering world peace

Erdogan not only comes out against Israel, but calls for conflict between Islam and the West.Yochanan Visser, 12/10/2019, 10:15 PM
Trump: I'm a fan of Erdogan

Trump: I'm a fan of Erdogan

Trump downplays tensions with Turkey during meeting with Erdogan. "We have been friends for a long time."Ben Ariel, 11/14/2019, 3:37 AM
ANALYSIS: Why Trump should confront Turkey's Erdogan

ANALYSIS: Why Trump should confront Turkey's Erdogan

The time has come for Trump to rein in his Turkish counterpart following invasion of Kurdistan in Syria and anti-democratic measures at homeYochanan Visser, 11/10/2019, 10:49 PM
Erdogan: We captured ISIS leader's wife

Erdogan: We captured ISIS leader's wife

Turkish President says his country captured a wife of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in 2018 but "we didn't make a fuss".Elad Benari, 11/7/2019, 5:59 AM
Erdogan: We will crush the Kurds' heads

Erdogan: We will crush the Kurds' heads

Turkish president continues to threaten Kurdish forces despite US-brokered cease-fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/20/2019, 11:19 AM
Erdogan threatens to restart operation against Kurds

Erdogan threatens to restart operation against Kurds

Turkish President warns his country will restart operation in Syria if Kurds do not withdraw from a "safe zone".Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/18/2019, 10:40 PM
Turkey agrees to ceasefire

Turkey agrees to ceasefire

Turkish President agrees to begin ceasefire in 120 hours after meeting US Vice President Mike Pence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2019, 8:39 PM
Watch: VP Pence meets Turkish President Erdogan

Watch: VP Pence meets Turkish President Erdogan

US Vice President begins meeting with Recep Erdogan in Ankara amid tensions over Turkish military action in Syria., 10/17/2019, 6:15 PM
Trump to Erdogan: Let's work out a deal, don't be a fool!

Trump to Erdogan: Let's work out a deal, don't be a fool!

In letter last week, US President urged Turkish President to make a deal with the US on Syria.Elad Benari, 10/17/2019, 12:30 AM
Erdogan backtracks, will meet Pence and Pompeo

Erdogan backtracks, will meet Pence and Pompeo

Turkish president walks back refusal to meet with US VP, Secretary of State amid pressure, sanctions over attack on the Kurds.Gary Willig, 10/16/2019, 4:52 PM
Erdogan: We'll never declare a ceasefire in Syria

Erdogan: We'll never declare a ceasefire in Syria

Turkish President tells Trump Turkey will never declare ceasefire and will not negotiate with Kurdish forces.Elad Benari, 10/16/2019, 6:23 AM
Erdogan: Syria operation won't stop

Erdogan: Syria operation won't stop

Turkish President declares operation against Kurdish militia in northern Syria will continue "no matter what anyone says."Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2019, 10:07 PM
Erdogan: Turkish army has begun operation in Syria

Erdogan: Turkish army has begun operation in Syria

Turkish president confirms start of military campaign in Syria following US pullout.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2019, 7:48 PM
US opens door to Turkish takeover of northern Syria

US opens door to Turkish takeover of northern Syria

President Trump speaks with Turkey's Recep Erdogan, confirms US forces to withdraw from northern Syria, sparking fears among local Kurds.David Rosenberg, 10/7/2019, 8:54 AM
Erdogan: Why can't we have nuclear weapons too?

Erdogan: Why can't we have nuclear weapons too?

Turkish President: Unacceptable for us to be denied nuclear weapons. We want the same protection as Israel.Elad Benari, 9/5/2019, 3:30 AM
ANALYSIS: How Syrian war could turn into global conflict

ANALYSIS: How Syrian war could turn into global conflict

Global community mistakenly believes Syrian civil war is winding down, but Turkey's Erdogan is preparing invasion of Kurdish territory.Yochanan Visser, 8/14/2019, 8:36 PM
Erdogan: Whoever is on Israel's side, we are against them

Erdogan: Whoever is on Israel's side, we are against them

Turkish President continues to criticize Israel, tells members of his party the country will oppose anyone who supports Israel.Elad Benari, 7/29/2019, 6:06 AM
Erdogan reiterates: We'll use the S-400 in April of 2020

Erdogan reiterates: We'll use the S-400 in April of 2020

Turkish President reiterates that Turkey plans to start using Russian missile defense system in April of next year.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/27/2019, 12:56 AM
ANALYSIS: Erdogan creates a new crisis in the Middle East

ANALYSIS: Erdogan creates a new crisis in the Middle East

Turkish leader risks major confrontation with the West with purchase of Russian S-400 batteries, belligerent moves across Middle East.Yochanan Visser, 7/17/2019, 4:35 PM
Erdogan: S-400s will be fully deployed in April 2020

Erdogan: S-400s will be fully deployed in April 2020

Turkish President: S-400s are the strongest defense system against those who want to attack our country.Elad Benari, 7/16/2019, 6:23 AM
Erdogan: S-400 will be delivered within 10 days

Erdogan: S-400 will be delivered within 10 days

Turkish President does not believe US will sanction his country for purchasing Russian S-400 missile defense system.Elad Benari, 7/1/2019, 6:38 AM
Erdogan rejects Trump's 'Deal of the Century'

Erdogan rejects Trump's 'Deal of the Century'

Turkish President says it was “never possible” for Turkey to positively consider the US peace plan.Elad Benari, 7/1/2019, 4:14 AM
Erdogan: My relationship with Trump is good

Erdogan: My relationship with Trump is good

Turkish President says he will use his "good" relationship with Trump to try to defuse crisis over Turkey's S-400 purchase.Elad Benari, 6/21/2019, 5:45 AM
Erdogan: Morsi was killed

Erdogan: Morsi was killed

Turkish President claims former Egyptian President was killed and did not die of natural causes.Elad Benari, 6/20/2019, 4:44 AM
Erdogan: S-400 systems will start arriving in July

Erdogan: S-400 systems will start arriving in July

Turkish President says he expects Russian missile defense systems to start arriving in Turkey in the first half of July.Elad Benari, 6/17/2019, 5:31 AM
Erdogan: S-400 purchase a 'done deal'

Erdogan: S-400 purchase a 'done deal'

Turkish President says his country has already bought the Russian S-400 missile defense systems and they will be delivered shortly.Elad Benari, 6/13/2019, 4:06 AM
Lapid: Netanyahu wants to be a dictator like Erdogan

Lapid: Netanyahu wants to be a dictator like Erdogan

Blue and White MK Yair Lapid compares Netanyahu to Turkey's Erdogan, accuses him of trying to become 'dictator'.David Rosenberg, 6/3/2019, 5:05 PM
Erdogan: S-400 could be delivered earlier than scheduled

Erdogan: S-400 could be delivered earlier than scheduled

Turkish President says delivery of Russian missile defense systems could be earlier than initially planned.Elad Benari, 4/11/2019, 6:48 AM
ANALYSIS: Why Benny Gantz is unfit to be Israel's Prime Minister

ANALYSIS: Why Benny Gantz is unfit to be Israel's Prime Minister

Gantz's mud-slinging is shameful, but his comparing Netanyahu to Erdogan shows he hasn't a clue about what is going on in Turkey. Opinion.Yochanan Visser, 4/7/2019, 9:47 PM
Erdogan: S-400 purchase from Russia will go ahead

Erdogan: S-400 purchase from Russia will go ahead

Turkish President vows to go ahead with deal to purchase Russian missile defense systems, despite pressure from US not to do so.Elad Benari, 4/6/2019, 12:14 AM
Erdogan leads mayoral elections but loses Ankara

Erdogan leads mayoral elections but loses Ankara

Turkish President's ruling party wins nearly 45 percent of the votes in local elections, though the opposition regains hold of the capital.Elad Benari, 4/1/2019, 12:37 AM
Erdogan: Trump behaving like a 'bully boy'

Erdogan: Trump behaving like a 'bully boy'

Turkish President continues to attack Trump over recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, says he is using bully tactics.Elad Benari, 3/28/2019, 5:44 AM
Erdogan vows to take Golan issue to UN

Erdogan vows to take Golan issue to UN

Turkish President: Trump’s statement on Golan Heights was an “election gift” to Netanyahu.Ben Ariel, 3/25/2019, 6:51 AM
Erdogan to Netanyahu: You need to twist your son's ears

Erdogan to Netanyahu: You need to twist your son's ears

Turkish Pres. Erdogan threatens to 'educate Israel' if Yair Netanyahu continues using 'shameful nicknames.'Hezki Baruch, 3/16/2019, 9:07 PM
'Netanyahu is a tyrant who massacres children'

'Netanyahu is a tyrant who massacres children'

Turkish president ramps up attacks on Israeli premier, accuses Netanyahu of 'massacring children'.David Rosenberg, 3/13/2019, 1:51 PM
Netanyahu responds to Erdogan: What a joke!

Netanyahu responds to Erdogan: What a joke!

PM Netanyahu fires back after Turkish President condemns Netanyahu’s affirmation of Israel as the nation-state of the Jewish people.Elad Benari, 3/13/2019, 12:39 AM
Erdogan: S-400 purchase has nothing to do with US

Erdogan: S-400 purchase has nothing to do with US

Turkish President responds after US warns of "grave consequences" if Turkey goes through with purchase of Russian defense systems.Elad Benari, 3/10/2019, 6:11 AM
Russia, Turkey and Iran hail US withdrawal from Syria

Russia, Turkey and Iran hail US withdrawal from Syria

Putin, Erdogan and Rouhani say US withdrawal from Syria is a positive step that would help stabilize the situation.Ben Ariel, 2/15/2019, 3:35 AM
Arab MKs meet Erdogan

Arab MKs meet Erdogan

MKs Ahmed Tibi, Masud Ganaim, Talab Abu Arar and former MK Osama Saadi visit Istanbul, meet Turkish president.Orli Harari, 2/3/2019, 5:17 AM
Putin and Erdogan agree to coordinate actions in Syria

Putin and Erdogan agree to coordinate actions in Syria

Russian President and Turkish counterpart meet in Moscow in the wake of US decision to withdraw forces from Syria.Elad Benari, 1/24/2019, 2:34 AM
Erdogan to Trump: Turkey ready to take over Syria's Manbij

Erdogan to Trump: Turkey ready to take over Syria's Manbij

Turkish President tells Trump Turkey is ready to take over security in Syria’s Manbij as US withdraws troops.Elad Benari, 1/21/2019, 1:09 AM
Trump and Erdogan discuss Syria

Trump and Erdogan discuss Syria

Turkish President and US President discuss creation of "security zone" in north Syria.Elad Benari, 1/15/2019, 12:35 AM
Erdogan: US withdrawal from Syria must be planned carefully

Erdogan: US withdrawal from Syria must be planned carefully

Turkish President says his country is best partner to work with US on withdrawal from Syria, reaffirms commitment to defeating ISIS.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2019, 4:10 AM