Category Turkey

White House Taken Aback by New Defense Secretary’s “Team America” Meeting in Kuwait

An adult enters the room, and the ‘White House is taken aback.’ Somebody needs to take this White House ‘aback.’ http://mebriefing.com/?p=1532 White House Taken Aback by New Defense Secretary’s “Team America” Meeting in Kuwait The Obama White House staff and National Security Advisor were taken aback this week, when newly confirmed Defense Secretary Ashton Carter […]

3,000 Islamic State Infiltrators May Enter Turkey, Plan To Attack Diplomatic Targets; USCENTCOM Announces Plan To Retake Mosul,Iraq As Early As April

3,000 Islamic State Infiltrators May Enter Turkey, Plan To Attack Diplomatic Targets; USCENTCOM Announces Plan To Retake Mosul,Iraq As Early As April http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com The Russia Times is reporting this evening (February 19, 2015) that “3,000 trained jihadists are seeking to cross into Turkey from Syria and Iraq, with intentions of striking diplomatic targets belonging to […]

Escape To Syria Of Charlie Hebdo Suspect Shows Turkey’s Role As jihadi Highway

http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2015/01/18/253520/escape-to-syria-of-charlie-hebdo.html#emlnl=World_Newsletter McClatchy DC Escape to Syria of Charlie Hebdo suspect shows Turkey’s role as jihadi highway By Roy Gutman McClatchy Foreign StaffJanuary 18, 2015 Located on a narrow, rutted, mid-covered road, the hamlet of Buket, Turkey, is said to be one of the main venues for smuggling people in and out of Syria. ROY GUTMAN […]

Turkish Intelligence Reportedly Sent Arms To al-Qaeda

Turkey PULSE TÜRKİYE’NİN NABZI According to information published on and then banned from the Internet in Turkey, on Jan. 19, 2014, the prosecutor of an Adana court instructed the Adana Provincial Gendarmerie Command to stop and search three trucks. (photo by Anonymous) Turkish Military Says MIT Shipped Weapons To al-Qaeda Author: Fehim TaştekinPosted January 15, […]

Russian And Turkish Conspiracy Theories Swirl After Paris Attacks

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/8e9e4ac6-9a6e-11e4-8426-00144feabdc0.html#axzz3OfoVMJWG Last updated: January 12, 2015 6:40 pm Russian And Turkish Conspiracy Theories Swirl After Paris Attacks Daniel Dombey in Istanbul and Courtney Weaver in MoscowAuthor alerts Barely 24 hours after Ahmet Davutoglu, Turkey’s prime minister, joined millions marching in Paris to pay tribute to the 17 people killed by Islamist extremists, the country’s president […]

Growing Talk of Hamas Moving from Qatar to Turkey Prompts Concern Over Integrity of NATO Alliance

http://www.algemeiner.com/2015/01/06/growing-talk-of-hamas-moving-from-qatar-to-turkey-prompts-concern-over-integrity-of-nato-alliance/ Wednesday, January 7th Growing Talk of Hamas Moving from Qatar to Turkey Prompts Concern Over Integrity of NATO Alliance January 6, 2015 4:21 pm Author: Ben Cohen Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal with President Erdogan: the Islamist organization may become even closer to NATO member Turkey. Photo; Twitter The ruling Hamas regime in Gaza has […]

Inside Putin’s Information War

Inside Putin’s Information War I spent years working for Russian channels. What I saw would terrify the West. By PETER POMERANTSEV January 04, 2015 There were more than 20 of us sitting around the long conference table: tanned broadcasters in white silk shirts, politics professors with sweaty beards and heavy breath, ad execs in trainers—and […]