Turkey's President Was Just Rejected by His Own Hometown
Recep Tayyip Erdogan's party demanded a do-over of Istanbul's mayoral election—and lost by an even wider margin the second time.
Trump threatens to “devastate” Turkey’s economy if they attack U.S.-trained Kurds in Syria
"It is now time to bring our troops back home. Stop the ENDLESS WARS!"
John Bolton went to Turkey to talk to Erdogan — and got snubbed
"Despite our clear agreement with Trump on U.S. withdrawal from Syria, different voices started to come out ... of the American administration.”
Saudi prince finally addresses Khashoggi murder 3 weeks later
MBS has completely distanced himself from any involvement, calling the murder "painful to all Saudis"
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Erdoğan is happy to talk about Khashoggi, but not the hundreds of Turkish journalists he's thrown in jail
Hundreds of journalists have been imprisoned and roughly 200 media outlets shuttered under Erdoğan's watch.
Erdogan says Khashoggi’s death was a "vicious, violent murder" — but gives the Saudi Prince a pass
The Turkish president demands the Saudis responsible are returned to stand trial.
Erdogan threatens big reveal in Khashoggi case while Saudis keep changing their story
“On Tuesday, I will tell this very differently in my parliamentary group speech.”
Trump tries to defend the Saudis — by comparing them to Brett Kavanaugh
“Here we go again with, you know, you’re guilty until proven innocent.”
Turkey is sure Saudi Arabia murdered Jamal Khashoggi — but agree to a joint probe anyway
“You can hear how he was interrogated, tortured and then murdered."
Turkish officials: Saudi assassins flew in to kill Jamal Khashoggi and dismembered him with a bone saw
“There is a video of the moment of him being killed.”
Turkey’s currency is tanking — and Trump just made it much, much worse
“If they have dollars, we have our people, our righteousness and our God."
How Erdoğan gained near-absolute power in Turkey
A look at how leaders around the world rule and maintain power.