Tag: Turkey

Kick Turkey Out Of NATO

Kick Turkey Out Of NATO

Kick Turkey Out Of NATO by Michael Rubin When U.S. officials first approached Turkey about joining NATO, the Turkish government was enthusiastic. Thousands of Turks were fighting alongside American forces in Korea. It was “imperative that democracies work in complete harmony, […]

Turkey-Russia Antagonism Playing Out In Karabakh

Turkey-Russia Antagonism Playing Out In Karabakh

Turkey-Russia Antagonism Playing Out In Karabakh by Dorian Jones, EurasiaNet The enmity that has been building between Turkey and Russia is spilling over into the Karabakh conflict. Heavy fighting in Karabakh between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces on April 2-5 marked […]

Twitter, Facebook Blocked In Turkey Again

Twitter, Facebook Blocked In Turkey Again

Twitter and Facebook have been blocked in Turkey following orders from a court in Ankara. On Sunday night, the court issued the order after a bomb blast at a busy bus stop in the heart of the capital. Local users […]

Turkey And Russia: History Fuels Rancor

Turkey And Russia: History Fuels Rancor

Turkey And Russia: History Fuels Rancor by Dorian Jones and Elizabeth Owen, EurasiaNet A long history of mutual enmity is exacerbating tension between Turkey and Russia. Leaders in both countries are apt to view their current hostilities through the prism […]