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Posts Tagged: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan

October 26, 2018 10:14 am

Turkey’s Erdogan Urges Saudis to Say Who Ordered Khashoggi’s Killing

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged Saudi Arabia on Friday to disclose who ordered the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, as well as...

October 24, 2018 10:51 am

Germany Warns Citizens Against Online Criticism of Erdogan In Turkey

Germany has warned citizens visiting Turkey to be extra cautious about their social media feeds in response to a spate of cases of Germans arrested...

October 23, 2018 9:07 am

Turkey Demands to Know Who Ordered ‘Savage’ Khashoggi Killing

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday dismissed attempts by Riyadh to blame Jamal Khashoggi's "savage" killing on rogue operatives, saying the person who ordered...

October 19, 2018 12:19 pm

Germany’s Merkel to Attend Syria Summit in Istanbul

Chancellor Angela Merkel will attend the Istanbul summit on Syria that was earlier announced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a German government spokeswoman said...

October 9, 2018 9:34 am

Turkey Tells Saudis to Prove Missing Journalist Left Consulate, US Urges Riyadh to Support Inquiry

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday called on Riyadh to prove its claim that Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who has been missing since...

October 5, 2018 11:03 am

Turkey Will Not Leave Syria Until Syrian People Have an Election, Erdogan Says

Turkey will not leave Syria until the Syrian people hold an election, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday. "Whenever the Syrian people hold an election,...

September 29, 2018 1:23 pm

Cologne on Lockdown as Erdogan Wraps up Ill-Tempered Visit to Germany

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan wrapped up an ill-tempered visit to Germany on Saturday with a visit to Cologne, where a security lockdown kept supporters and...

September 21, 2018 9:13 am

Merkel to Discuss Syria With Erdogan During His Visit Next Week

Chancellor Angela Merkel will discuss challenging topics including the situation in Syria with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan during his visit to Germany next week, a...

September 17, 2018 9:58 am

Turkey’s Erdogan Says His Meeting With Putin on Syria Will Bring Hope

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that a joint statement on Syria due to be made after his meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin...

August 23, 2018 11:18 am

Turkey Says US Waging ‘Economic War,’ Lira Weakens

The lira slid on Thursday after Turkey accused the United States of waging "economic war" amid a bitter standoff between the NATO allies over the...

August 21, 2018 9:18 am

Trump Vows ‘No Concessions,’ Turkey’s Lira Stays Under Pressure

The Turkish lira weakened against the dollar on Tuesday after US President Donald Trump said he would give Turkey no concessions in return for the...

August 10, 2018 11:54 am

Erdogan Tells Turks to Buy Free-Falling Lira as Trump Doubles Metals Tariffs

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Turks on Friday to exchange their gold and dollars into lira, with the country's currency in free fall after US...

July 18, 2018 10:54 am

Turkish Court Rules to Keep US Pastor in Jail as Trial Continues

A Turkish court ruled on Wednesday to keep an American pastor in jail during his trial on terrorism and spying charges, a case that has...

July 16, 2018 10:34 am

Turkish Presidency: Erdogan, Trump Emphasize Importance of Manbij Roadmap

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and US President Donald Trump held a phone call on Monday and discussed the importance of implementing the joint roadmap...


Baseball Icon Dykstra Takes on a New Hobby: Torah Study

JNS.org - As part of bettering his life since serving six months of a three-year sentence behind bars for grand...


Is Your Bread Still Kosher? Arnold’s Bread Manufacturer Drops the OU

JNS.org - Bimbo Bakeries USA, which owns many of the nationally-distributed bread and...

Why Should We Light the Menorah With Olive Oil?

Below is an excerpt from the book The Light That Unites: A Chanukah Companion (OU Press) by Aaron Goldscheider. There are...

The Dead Sea Scrolls Monument

In 1946 or 1947 -- no one knows for certain -- a Bedouin goatherd nicknamed Muhammad the Wolf led his...


UK Jews Applaud Office for Students for Adopting IHRA Definition of Antisem...

The regulatory body for higher education in England has adopted an internationally-recognized definition of antisemitism -- a move welcomed by...


Airbnb Refutes Israeli Government Claim It Reversed West Bank Settlement Ba...

The Israeli Tourism Ministry claimed on Monday that Airbnb had backtracked on its recent decision to remove listings in West...

Middle East

Turkey May Start New Syria Operation at Any Moment, Erdogan Says

Turkey may start a new military operation in Syria at any moment, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday, adding that US President Donald Trump had given a positive response...