Turkish foriegn policy deemed strategic dilemma for NATO

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 02:01 GMT

This strategic dilemma, according to the study. is rooted in Turkey’s new regional foreign and security policy, based in part on its “Blue Homeland” doctrine.

Taking advantage of NATO: Turkey develops arms to disintegrate Arab states

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 05:26 GMT

Turkey easily acquired defense technology from fellow NATO members and their allies.

Iraq names new PM as rockets hit base hosting foreign troops

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:40 GMT

Iraq's president on Tuesday named pro-Western lawmaker and former Najaf city governor Adnan Zurfi as the next prime minister.

Parl't urges Libyans to support Libya's national institutions against Turkish aggression

Sun, 05 Jan 2020 - 05:37 GMT

The committee said the Turkish escalation in Libya is deemed an invasion and a violation of UN resolutions on the sovereignty of member states.

NATO suspends training in Iraq after Soleimani killing

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 12:34 GMT

The NATO mission in Iraq trains the country's security forces at the request of the Baghdad government to prevent the return of the ISIS jihadist group.

Afghan suicide blast kill one, injure dozens in key U.S. base

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 09:41 GMT

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, but a provincial official said the casualties were all Afghans.

Russia to never deploy medium-range missiles in Europe unless US does: Lavrov

Sat, 07 Dec 2019 - 10:00 GMT

Lavrov lamented NATO’s refusal to back a moratorium proposed by Russian President Vladimir Putin on deploying short- and medium-range missiles in Europe.

Division pervades NATO as the 'brain dead' meet the 'delinquent'

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 - 02:22 GMT

NATO leaders gathered at a golf resort near London on Wednesday for a summit acrimonious even by the standards of the Trump era.

Trump says he can see France breaking off from NATO

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 - 01:30 GMT

Trump could see France breaking off from NATO which he described as a surprise because he believes it needs more protection than anybody else.

Turkey’s S-400 acquisition in middle of massive incentives, grim consequences

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 05:36 GMT

Since its receipt by Turkey earlier this month, the Russian S-400 missile system has triggered a strong response by its fellow NATO member the United States.

Erdogan says Turkey to turn elsewhere if U.S. will not sell F-35s

Fri, 26 Jul 2019 - 10:28 GMT

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has said Ankara would turn elsewhere for fighter jets if the United States will not sell it the F-35 jets.

Russia delivers more air defense equipment to Turkey

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 10:17 GMT

Russia flew a fresh shipment of advanced air defense equipment to Turkey on Saturday, the Turkish Defence Ministry said.

Slovenian envoy terms her country's relations with Egypt as "excellent"

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 - 02:41 GMT

Slovenian Ambassador in Cairo Mateja Prevolšek termed as "excellent" her country's relations with Egypt over the past 20 years.

Turkey, Qatar smuggle weapons to terrorists in Libya: ex-Libyan minister

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 - 12:02 GMT

Former Libyan Interior Minister Saleh Ragab accused Turkey and Qatar of smuggling weapons to terrorist groups and militia in Libya to keep fighting against the Libyan National Army in Tripoli.

US ends Turkey's preferential trade agreement for ineligibility

Fri, 17 May 2019 - 11:35 GMT

The US has terminated Turkey's preferential trade treatment.

Egyptian media delegation embarks on 2-day visit to NATO

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 - 02:25 GMT

Many issues of common concern are expected to be tackled during the meetings, including boosting cooperation between NATO and Egypt.

U.S. VP Pence warns Turkey against buying Russian air defenses

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 - 07:36 GMT

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence warned Turkey on Wednesday against buying a Russian S-400 anti-missile system.

Pompeo: sees joint action with NATO allies next week on Ukraine

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 11:10 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he hoped to announce with NATO allies additional steps to push back on Russia over its aggression in Ukraine.

Kremlin: Russia, Turkey, Iran leaders to meet in Russia on Feb 14 - RIA

Sun, 03 Feb 2019 - 07:00 GMT

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet the leaders of Turkey and Iran in the Russian Black Sea resort town Sochi on Feb. 14.

U.S. suspends compliance on weapons treaty with Russia, may withdraw in 6 months

Fri, 01 Feb 2019 - 02:22 GMT

The United States alleges a new Russian cruise missile violates the pact. The missile, the Novator 9M729, is known as the SSC-8 by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).