Jordan news agency Petra says the capture and arrest of businessman and corruption suspect Awni Muttee came under royal directives; the extradition from Turkey came following a phonecall between King Abdullah and Erdogan

Map. History of Turkey conflict

18 January 2019
State Department approves a possible sale to Turkey of Patriot missiles at an estimated cost of $3.5B. Presumably this would be in place of the Russian S-400 missile system - a huge breakthrough for US-Turkey relations.
Libya seizes large cache of ammunition in container coming from Turkey
The Political Commission in Latakia Province ask humantarian organizations in Turkey, the @arableague_gs, the @UN and the Islamic Community to resume aid to areas in Latakia, Idlib and camps near the Turkish borders as winter approaches, complaining about some factions1 month ago
The Political Commission in Latakia Province ask humantarian organizations in Turkey, the @arableague_gs, the @UN and the Islamic Community to resume aid to areas in Latakia, Idlib and camps near the Turkish borders as winter approaches, complaining about some factions
White House spokesman Sarah Sanders in briefing says Trump told Turkey's Erdogan only that "we would take a look" at the possibility of extraditing Gulen but there was "nothing committal at all in that process"
1 month ago
"We would take a look at it," @POTUS told @RT_Erdogan in response to request of Turkey president to extradite cleric who lives in Pennsylvania, says @PressSec.
1 month ago
The big move from Atatürk to new Istanbul Airport delayed until March 2019
Judge Sullivan to Michael Flynn: "Arguably, you sold your country out."
1 month ago
Prosecutor Van Grack says Flynn provided "substantial assistance" in the case announced yesterday, involving his work as an unregistered agent of the government of Turkey, and could have been charged in connection with that case.
SDF reinforcements have arrived to Sere Kaniye/Ras Al-Ayn, in preparation for any situation
1 month ago
Lavrov: Russia, Turkey and Iran call for the launch of a political process led by Syria and international facilitation
1 month ago
Çavuşoğlu: We have reached an important stage in the efforts to form the Constitutional Commission of Syria
1 month ago
1 wounded in road-side bomb explosion in Shamarin near Azaz, North Aleppo
Jordan news agency Petra says the capture and arrest of businessman and corruption suspect Awni Muttee came under royal directives; the extradition from Turkey came following a phonecall between King Abdullah and Erdogan
1 month ago
SOHR: Turkish drones fly over the border with east of Euphrates and enter deep in the area, SDF on alert after the arrival of hundreds of members
Russian Navy Project 1171 BSF Tapir (NATO: Alligator) class LST Orsk 148 returned from its tenth deployment to Syria in 2018 and transited Bosphorus towards Black Sea 07:30Z. Currently the most deployed ship of the Black Sea Fleet1 month ago
Russian Navy Project 1171 BSF Tapir (NATO: Alligator) class LST Orsk 148 returned from its tenth deployment to Syria in 2018 and transited Bosphorus towards Black Sea 07:30Z. Currently the most deployed ship of the Black Sea Fleet
Turkey's Foreign Minister and Finance Minister (President Erdogan's son-in-law) are accused by US prosecutors of running a secret $530,000 campaign through Trump's former National Security Advisor Flynn to lobby against Gulen in Washington.
1 month ago
Akar: From 15 July, 150 general / admiral, 7 thousand 595 officers, 15 thousand 154 personnel were fired from TSK because of FETO ties
1 month ago
National Defense Minister Akar: Sinjar will not be allowed to be a new Kandil
Senior WH official : "While meeting with President Erdogan at the G20, the President did not commit to extradite Fethullah Gulen."
1 month ago
PKK media official tells Sputnik that PKK will respond to Turkish attack on Kurdish areas in northern Syria by escalating operations inside Turkey.
[email protected] quoting TSK military source: Turkish forces are on high alert on the border, "waiting for orders to start hitting the observation points"
Speaker of Turkish parliament Binali Yildirim has visited today Hungary's PM Victor Orban in Budapest.1 month ago
Speaker of Turkish parliament Binali Yildirim has visited today Hungary's PM Victor Orban in Budapest.
Responding to the statements of President Erdoğan, who accused CHP Chair Kılıçdaroğlu of inciting the public to take to the streets, CHP Group Deputy Chairperson Altay has stated, Dictators are afraid of the street1 month ago
Responding to the statements of President Erdoğan, who accused CHP Chair Kılıçdaroğlu of inciting the public to take to the streets, CHP Group Deputy Chairperson Altay has stated, "Dictators are afraid of the street"
Pakistan's PM Imran Khan welcomed Turkish Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu. They discussed training for Pakistan's border security and cooperation against Gülenists.
1 month ago
A police officer was wounded in the clash with militants in Hani Diyarbakır.
Saif Abu Bakr of FSA al-Hamza Division of Syrian National Army 2nd Legion announces the faction received training and military equipment to fight against the YPG, @baladinetwork reports that 200 fighters graduated for the East Euphrates battle
Salih Muslim: We do not know what is going on between the US and Turkey but Afrin was bombed with NATO bombs
US Ambassador Jeffrey says Iran forces needs to leave Syria: "We see no reason to tolerate this." Their military presence so near Israel is an "extremely dangerous situation that they introduce. it's our position that they need to go."
After being asked about tensions with Turkey vis-a-vis the SDF in the northeast, Amb. Jeffrey says the deployment overnight of 100 Syria Peshmerga to NE Syria was "done with our understanding and as one of several arrangements" being undertaken.
Freedom of Navigation in the Black Sea: Built by Appledore Shipbuilders in Bideford, Echo class HMS Echo is armed with 20mm, Mk44 7.62mm guns. HMS Echo entered Black Sea at 18:00GMT, escorted by Turkish Coast Guard TCSG29. She can remain for 21 days according to Montreux Treaty.1 month ago
Freedom of Navigation in the Black Sea: Built by Appledore Shipbuilders in Bideford, Echo class HMS Echo is armed with 20mm, Mk44 7.62mm guns. HMS Echo entered Black Sea at 18:00GMT, escorted by Turkish Coast Guard TCSG29. She can remain for 21 days according to Montreux Treaty.
OIR Spokesman: In my official capacity, I accidentally shared content that was insulting to our Coalition partner Turkey, a key partner in the mission to defeat ISIS. I meant no disrespect. We have a duty to mutual security, and we are committed to defeating ISIS. Please accept my apology.
Jeffrey: I have told the Turks an attack on SDF in Syria is a "bad idea."
@RoyalNavy multi-role hydrographic survey ship @HMS_Echo passing through Bosphorus late in the evening. She is heading to Ukraine as declared by @GavinWilliamson1 month ago
@RoyalNavy multi-role hydrographic survey ship @HMS_Echo passing through Bosphorus late in the evening. She is heading to Ukraine as declared by @GavinWilliamson
Sharing a message after his meeting with Nadia Murad, Minister of Foreign Affairs Çavuşoğlu has stated that they discussed the situation of Yezidis while Murad has written that they met to discuss the Turkish airstrikes in Sinjar1 month ago
Sharing a message after his meeting with Nadia Murad, Minister of Foreign Affairs Çavuşoğlu has stated that they discussed "the situation of Yezidis" while Murad has written that they met "to discuss the Turkish airstrikes in Sinjar"
Afrin, a Turkish artillery, killed 2 YPG members
Civilians in Northeastern Syria protest against the upcoming Turkish-FSA offensive.
Pentagon: We do not know what Erdogan has told Trump about
1 month ago
2 policemen injured in clashes with PKK in Hani, Diyarbakir
1 month ago
The 3 people who had been detained as part of the investigation on Ankara Train Wreck, have been arrested.
2 business partners of Trump's ex-national security advisor indicted for conspiracy. Case against Michael Flynn associates tied to efforts to extradite Fethullah Gulen, U.S. based cleric Turkey blames for orchestrating botched 2016 coup.
1 month ago
Turkish FM Cavusoglu says "I never said anything that means we could work with Syrian regime leader Assad or that we approve of him"
Two ex-associates of Michael Flynn charged with lobbying for Turkey
1 month ago
The FBI has started an investigation into FETÖ's network in 15 US states and has already arrested suspects in New Jersey, FM Çavuşoğlu says
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