The US approves the sale of Patriot missiles to Turkey

Map. History of Turkey conflict

18 January 2019
The Libyan army: Turkey is trying to destabilize Libya's security and stability by supporting terrorism
Hassan Rouhani, Iran president, visits Turkey to attend intergovernmental conference4 week ago
Hassan Rouhani, Iran president, visits Turkey to attend intergovernmental conference
US approves $3.5 billion Patriot missile sale to Turkey
US official says Washington is acting on Trump's decision reached during phone call with President Erdogan, regarding move to withdraw US troops from Syria - Reuters
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has arrived in Ankara. He will meet with Turkish President Erdogan on Thursday to discuss bilateral ties and regional developments.4 week ago
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has arrived in Ankara. He will meet with Turkish President Erdogan on Thursday to discuss bilateral ties and regional developments.
4 week ago
“If they [Turks] climb onto a rocky island in the Aegean Sea, we will flatten it. And this is a red line, which is embraced by the government “, the Chief of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff (HNDGS) Admiral Evangelos Apostolakis warned during a briefing of reporters.
Turkish FM Mevlüt Cavusoglu has met Libya's interior minister Fatih Basaga.4 week ago
Turkish FM Mevlüt Cavusoglu has met Libya's interior minister Fatih Basaga.
Pentagon response to plans to withdraw from Syria: We will continue to work with our partners in the region
FSA-led Syrian National Army Spox: Rojava Peshmerga numbers are too few to secure the East Euphrates, and the deployment of the Peshmerga was an attempt to circumvent the upcoming military operation and keep an "environment for terrorism"
Washington Post: the decision of withdrawal of all US forces from Syria will be implemented as soon as possible
The decision to withdraw US troops was taken on Tuesday, the Washington Post quoted a military official
Turkey continues to deploy more vehicles to the border with Syria
Planning is underway for a "full" and "rapid" withdrawal of US troops from Syria, decision made by President Trump, a US defense official tells @barbarastarrcnn
4 week ago
PKK claimed sniper attacks against Turkish army in Turkey and Iraq, killed 2 Turkish soldiers
WSJ: US preparing to withdraw all US forces from Northeastern Syria
4 week ago
Russian Rosselkhoznadzor has blocked the supply of 600 tons of Turkish tangerines
Happening now, as people in Tel Abyad town in Northern Syria are protesting against the Turkish operation that is expected to start in days into Eastern Euphrates.
4 week ago
Turkey is planning to buy both Russian and U.S.-made missile-defense systems should Washington agree to sell Patriot batteries to Ankara, according to two Turkish government officials
YPG deploying additional forces at the south of Sere Kaniye/Ras al-Ayn
4 week ago
Kremlin, asked about U.S. approval of Patriot missile sale to Turkey, says Russia's contract to supply Turkey S-400 missile system is being fulfilled regardless
4 week ago
Extreme rainfall caused flooding at New Istanbul Airport's construction site
Kurdish militia dug defensive trenches on Syria-Turkey border to protect Kobane from possible offensive
Hezbollah-tied media releases a map purportedly showing the scope of the upcoming Turkish operation against the YPG-led SDF in Eastern Syria
The US approves the sale of Patriot missiles to Turkey
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.
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