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News Turkey » Security: Turkey says U.N. Security Council should end 'massacre' in Syria's Ghouta

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-turkey/turkey-says-u-n-security-council-should-end-massacre-in-syrias-ghouta-idUSKCN1G80M2?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - The United Nations should end a “massacre” by Syria’s government in eastern Ghouta, the spokesman for Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote on Saturday on a demand for a 30-day ceasefire in Syria.

News Turkey » Security: Turkey Has Gone More Than A Year Without A Major Terror Attack. This Is How.

News channel or source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/borzoudaragahi/turkey-security-policy
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

A Western diplomat last year told BuzzFeed News that foreign security agencies monitoring Turkey had warned of an impending attack on a mall, and the US consulate had issued an order to its staff to avoid shopping centers. The clock was still ticking.

News Turkey » Security: Turkey welcomes UNSC decision for cease-fire in Syria

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/headlines/199169/turkey-welcomes-unsc-decision-for-cease-fire-in-syria
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Turkey on Saturday welcomed the UN Security Council decision for a 30-day cease-fire in Syria. The UN Security Council adopted a resolution in Syria "without delay". "We welcome today’s decision of the UN Security Council to end the conflicts without ...

News Turkey » Security: Turkey Says US Embassy Move To Jerusalem ‘Extremely Worrying’

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/25022018-turkey-says-us-embassy-move-to-jerusalem-extremely-worrying/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

“Turkey will continue exerting efforts along with the overwhelming ... The statement showed that the U.S. was insistant on “destroying peace by violating international law”, U.N. Security Council resolutions on Jerusalem and UN parameters, the ...

News Turkey » Security: Turkey works to secure its future relevance in Syria

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/02/turkey-syria-ankara-erecting-deescalation-outposts-idlib.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Turkey’s efforts to make progress in Operation Olive Branch ... After resigning from the military, he became an Istanbul-based independent security analyst. Gurcan obtained his PhD in 2016 with a dissertation on changes in the Turkish military over ...

News Turkey » Security: Turkey, a Nation Stuck in Politicized, Primordial Worldviews

News channel or source: https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/security/news/2018/02/20/446774/turkey-nation-stuck-politicized-primordial-worldviews/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

... nor Europe seems ready to complete the ongoing political transformation of Turkey. Günter Seufert is a senior fellow with the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP) in Berlin, where he focuses on political developments in Turkey ...

News Turkey » Security: New US-Turkey tensions overshadow anti-IS unity meeting

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/new-us-turkey-tensions-overshadow-anti-is-unity-meeting/ar-BBJ3HZT
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

U.S. officials already expected the Friday discussions would be difficult and had sought to soothe Erdogan's anger by stressing transparency in their support of the Kurds and commitment to Turkey's security. But the proposed new assistance to the Kurds ...

News Turkey » Security: Stakes Rise in Turkey’s Afrin Assault as Pro-Assad Militia Arrive

News channel or source: http://freebeacon.com/national-security/stakes-rise-turkeys-afrin-assault-pro-assad-militia-arrive/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Turkey began its assault last month to drive out the YPG, which it deems a security threat along its border akin to the Kurdish PKK insurgency on its own soil. Paramilitary forces aligned with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad arrived in Afrin on Tuesday.

News Turkey » Security: Turkey’s violence-tinged foreign policy

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/feb/20/how-recep-tayyip-erdogan-threatens-the-us-with-an-/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Since 1974, Turkey has refused to comply with U.N. Security Council resolutions demanding the immediate withdrawal of its troops from Cypriot soil. The global inaction in response to Turkish aggression encourages Mr. Erdogan, the president of a so-called ...

News Turkey » Security: Handling Turkey's Erdogan: What Washington can learn from Russia

News channel or source: http://thehill.com/opinion/national-security/373896-handling-turkeys-erdogan-what-washington-can-learn-from-russia
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

which depicts the United States as a deceptive frenemy pulling its strings to destroy Turkey, has taken root. A recent opinion poll shows that Turkish citizens overwhelmingly view the U.S. as the top security threat to their country, and Russia as a ...