Daily Archives: February 2, 2018

The Remarkable Scale of Turkey’s “Global Purge”

In October of last year, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke at a gathering of his Justice and Development Party (AKP) about the steps that have been taken so far to eliminate the Islamic movement of the exiled cleric Fethullah … Continue reading

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Erdogan advisor threatens Greek officials not to set foot on Imia

In a further escalation of tensions in the Aegean, a chief advisor to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has issued a direct threat to Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, his ministers and other Greek officials not to set foot on … Continue reading

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