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“Don’t be a tough guy,” Trump had implored Erdogan in a letter last month. “Don’t be a fool!" But with his visit to the White House this week, Erdogan left no doubt as to who’s the real tough guy, and who’s the fool, writes Bret Stephens.

“Don’t be a tough guy,” Trump had implored Erdogan in a letter last month. “Don’t be a fool!" But with his visit to the White House this week, Erdogan left no doubt as to who’s the real tough guy, and who’s the fool, writes Bret Stephens.

Turkey’s Erdogan Visits the White House, and Bolivia’s Morales Flees to Mexico iTunes: Spotify: MP3:

“Don’t be a tough guy,” Trump had implored Erdogan in a letter last month. “Don’t be a fool!" But with his visit to the White House this week, Erdogan left no doubt as to who’s the real tough guy, and who’s the fool, writes Bret Stephens.

President Trump’s friendship with Turkish President Erdogan was on full display during a five-hour meeting at the White House on November 13:

WPR’s editors talk about Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit to the White House. They also discuss the fall of Evo Morales in Bolivia and why the events there are too complicated to easily categorize as either a coup or a revolution.

Erdogan Blasted the US at the White House. Was That Good for NATO? asks @DefenseBaron 

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In the annals of diplomatic humiliation, it’s hard to top Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit this week to the White House, writes Bret Stephens

Turkey’s Erdogan Visits the White House, and Bolivia’s Morales Flees to Mexico iTunes: Spotify: MP3:

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With all the media concern about Turkish President Erdogan coming to the White House it is useful to remind them that General Secretary Xi Xinping’s communist dictatorship routinely commits human rights violations, and has over a million people in concentration camps.

President @realDonaldTrump  held a joint press conference with President Erdogan at the White House this afternoon. Turkey is a NATO ally and strategic partner, and diplomacy between our nations is essential to securing a peaceful, prosperous future for our citizens.

Erdogan threatened Europe last week with releasing ISIS fighters into Europe along with 4 million refugees flooding them. Now Trump is hosting him at the White House. I really don’t think it’s just Putin who has him by the balls anymore.

While President Trump storms out of White House meetings with Democrats, he rolls out the red carpet for autocrats. President Trump continues to demonstrate an uncanny ability to get rolled by autocrats like Erdogan and Putin without getting a thing in return.

Hours before Turkish President Erdogan visits the White House, senior officials acknowledge on a press call that the Turkish-supported Syrian rebels have committed alleged human rights abuses in NE Syria including "one report of a chemical weapon, specifically white phosphorous."

President Trump: You’re rolling out the White House welcome mat for Erdogan, an autocrat whose actions threaten our allies & partners. You still haven’t told us your plan to contain ISIS prisoners who escaped after Erdogan’s invasion of northern Syria!

EXCLUSIVE: The White House says that it “has made it clear to Turkey that this operation is a bad idea.” But a senior adviser to Erdogan, @Gulnuray , tells me: “President Trump and President Erdogan have reached an understanding over precisely what this operation is.”

Pres. Trump will welcome Erdogan to the White House Frankly, it's confounding he's welcoming an autocrat whose invasion of northern Syria killed & displaced the Kurds, our partners in the fight against ISIS We still don't know Trump’s plan to ensure the enduring defeat of ISIS!

I just demanded we pass a bill making Pres. Trump tell us his plan for the enduring defeat of ISIS After green-lighting Erdogan's invasion of Syria that led to an ISIS jailbreak, Pres. Trump is rolling out the White House welcome mat for him! But @SenRickScott  blocked the bill

White House confirms authenticity of Trump letter to Erdogan, dated 10/9: “History... will look upon you forever as the devil if good things don’t happen. Don’t be a tough guy. Don’t be a fool! I will call you later.” First reported by Fox Business.

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