Turkey wants Twitter’s help in suppressing an American critic – Washington Post

June 29, 2017
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Washington Post Turkey wants Twitter’s help in suppressing an American criticWashington PostTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made no secret of his desire to extend his campaign to suppress criticism and dissent beyond Turkey’s borders. But now, his government is leaning on the management of Twitter to do his dirty work for him, …Turkey tells Twitter…

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Turkey returns fire on Kurdish YPG in northern Syria: military – Reuters

June 28, 2017
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Daily Sabah Turkey returns fire on Kurdish YPG in northern Syria: militaryReutersThe Turkish army said that YPG machine-gun fire on Tuesday evening targeted Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army elements in the Maranaz area south of the town of Azaz in northern Syria. “Fire support vehicles in…

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German police warned lawmakers of possible Turkish spying: newspaper – Reuters

June 28, 2017
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German police warned lawmakers of possible Turkish spying: newspaperReutersGermany’s chief federal prosecutor in January launched an investigation into possible spying by clerics sent to Germany by the Turkish government, and in March opened a second, unrelated probe into suspected espionage. At the time, German media …and…

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President Erdogan of Turkey Recovers From Minor Health Scare – New York Times

June 27, 2017
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New York Times President Erdogan of Turkey Recovers From Minor Health ScareNew York TimesISTANBUL — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey appeared to faint on Sunday because of what he…

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Turkish Police Crack Down On Istanbul Pride Events – NPR

June 27, 2017
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CBS News Turkish Police Crack Down On Istanbul Pride EventsNPRTurkish police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at dozens of LGBT activists, who had gathered to hold a gay pride…

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Turkey rejects Arab terms to Qatar – Mohave Valley News

June 26, 2017
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The National Interest Online Turkey rejects Arab terms to QatarMohave Valley NewsISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s president on Sunday rejected a demand by major Arab states to remove Turkish troops from…

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