For now, the pandemic offers Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the AKP a convenient excuse for the ailing economy.
U.S. President Donald Trump called for a “rapid de-escalation” of the Libyan conflict on a call with Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday, the White House said, after recent gains by forces backed by Turkey prompted threats of retaliation.
Despite threats from the Turkish gov't, @Enes_Kanter continues to courageously speak out for human rights. Thank you, Enes, for joinin @RonWyden @pressfreedom & I to introduce a bill to condemn President Erdogan’s authoritarianism. We will always defend your freedom of speech.
NEWS: Another U.S. win for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan: at his request, Trump asked Treasury/Justice to examine the impact of sanctions against a Turkish bank accused of fraud and money laundering.