RECEP TAYYIP ERDOGAN

nba

Turkey Issues Yet Another Arrest Warrant for Enes Kanter

The Turkish New York Knicks center has been an outspoken critic of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.16.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

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.
Hind Hassan
10.24.18
TURKEY

U.S. relations with Turkey are so bad the American Embassy now has bullet holes

Anti-American sentiment has been on the rise in Turkey in recent weeks amid a bitter dispute between Washington and Ankara.
Tim Hume
8.20.18
TURKEY

Turkey's ailing currency is no match for Trump's tweets

“We will pay nothing for the release of an innocent man, but we are cutting back on Turkey!”
Tim Hume
8.17.18
TURKEY

Everything you need to know about Trump and Erdogan's dangerous feud over a jailed American pastor

"This issue could really escalate into a more serious confrontation between NATO allies.”
Tim Hume
8.2.18
ΝΑΤΟ

Trump fist-bumped Turkey’s strongman Erdoğan for “doing things the right way”

Turkey's leader feels no need to consult his own parliament on military spending.
Christianna Silva
7.16.18
TURKEY

Turkey’s election hands Erdoğan unchecked power for up to a decade

"This is pretty much an unchecked version of a presidency."
Tim Hume
6.25.18
TURKEY

Turkey’s Erdogan wants to make adultery illegal

Adultery was illegal in Turkey until 1996
Tim Hume
3.1.18
Syria

Turkey to U.S. troops in Syria: Please move so we can attack your Kurdish allies

A Turkish push in northern Syria carries a risk of U.S. forces getting caught in the crossfire.
Tim Hume
1.26.18
Kurds

Erdoğan taunts U.S. over calls to leave Syria: "When will you leave Iraq?"

Turkey conveyed it "cannot tolerate the PKK establishing some kind of a state structure along our border in Syria.”
Tim Hume
1.23.18
Syria

The U.S.-Turkey alliance is in a downward spiral

Erdogan has threatened to “strangle” a proposed 30,000-strong U.S.-backed force on the Syrian border “before it’s even born.”
Tim Hume
1.16.18
The VICE News Guide to the World

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of December 11

VICE News
12.15.17
0112