Category Archives: Turkish Developments

Erdogan calls on Turks in Germany not to vote for Merkel, Schulz, Greens

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Turks in Germany not to vote for “enemies of Turkey,” claiming that the main reason for the recent crisis between Ankara and Berlin is the “race for votes” ahead of the Sept. 24 general … Continue reading

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Turkey is trying to get an atomic bomb in secret weapons plan, warns expert

With tensions threatening to reach breaking point between the US and North Korea it has emerged Turkey could be trying to build up its weaponry as relations with the EU reach a new low.  In a worrying claim, an expert has … Continue reading

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German police chief with Turkish roots turns out to be MİT’s spy

A Chief Police Commissioner of Germany’s federal state Hessen has been exposed to be a spy of the Turkish secret service MİT. The Chief Police Commissioner contacted MİT through the Turkish consulates in Frankfurt/Main and Mainz. Activities of the Turkish … Continue reading

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Turkey has agreed to buy Russia’s advanced missile-defense system, leaving NATO wondering what’s next

Turkey reached an agreement with Russia to purchase the latter’s most sophisticated missile-defense system, the S-400, a senior Turkish military official told Bloomberg last week. Under the $2.5 billion agreement Ankara would receive two batteries of the antiaircraft missile from Moscow within … Continue reading

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Europe: Denying the Threat of Islamic Imperialism

The Western world can no longer ignore the latest elephant in the room: Islamic imperialism. Europe has gone so far as to hamper free speech on the subject, apparently preferring to put the safety of its citizens at risk over … Continue reading

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Turkey should start drilling where Greek Cypriots discovered gas – Mithat Rende

As the collapse of the Cyprus reunification talks showed that Greek Cypriots were not interested in a negotiated agreement, Turkey is left with no option but to act alone, a retired Turkish ambassador has said. Turkey should buy a drillship and send … Continue reading

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Recep Tayyip Erdogan: Turkish President could face arrest in Sweden over ‘genocide’ lawsuit

Swedish lawmakers have filed a complaint against the Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, accusing him of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes. Five MPs filed the lawsuit with Sweden’s public prosecutor for Mr Erdogan’s role in the bloody conflict … Continue reading

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Germany doubles down on Erdogan rally ban during Hamburg G20

Berlin lawmakers have sought to quash rumors Erdogan still plans to host a rally on German soil during the G20 summit. Such a rally could be used to stoke support for a prospective vote to reintroduce the death penalty. Underlining … Continue reading

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Erdogan’s “Language Revolution” Epitomizes His Anti-Western and Cultural Islamism

In deeply polarized Turkey, words are not just words. It has been part of Erdoğan’s campaign to make Turkey more Islamic and more Turkish. In his view, this entails ridding the Turkish language of “foreign” words – but foreign, to … Continue reading

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Erdogan seizes 50 churches and monasteries, declares them Turkish state property

As Turkey continues its Islamization under Erdogan, it becomes increasingly hostile to Christians and Christianity. This fact should give pause to the fond and foolish purveyors of “Muslim-Christian dialogue” and Christian “outreach” to Muslims, but it won’t.

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