Turkey and USA

Pentagon deploys troops to Turkey's border wiith Syria

The United States has deployed service personnel to Turkey's border with Syria to serve as a buffer between Ankara-led forces and Kurdish fighters, a source with the People's Protection Units (YPG) told Sputnik Turkey, speaking on …

The EU will never let Turkey in, says the US

Donald Trump's pick for EU ambassador, Ted Malloch, has announced the EU had already given its decision about Turkey. According to him, Turkey will never become an EU member. He has also told that everybody knew about it in Washington - …

How Turkey’s attempted military coup hurts NATO

With Erdoğan’s tightening grip over military actions, previously cooperative relations between the US and Turkish armed forces will likely begin to chill mirroring the growing political differences between Erdoğan and Western leaders

Turkey locks down Incirlik airbase following coup attempt

Turkey is denying movements onto the Incirlik airbase in the wake of the attempted coup, the US consulate in Turkey has confirmed. The base is used by the US military to bomb so-called Islamic State fighters in neighbouring Syria. …

US Embassy warns citizens of terror threat in Turkey

The U.S. Embassy in Ankara has warned its citizens of threats by international and local terrorist groups in Turkey on May 19, national Youth and Sports Day, amid reports of possible attacks targeting metropolitan areas, Hurriyet …

Biden urges Davutoglu to stop shelling Syrian Kurds

US Vice President Joe Biden held a conversation with the Prime Minister of Turkey, Ahmet Davutoglu, during which he called on his colleague to cease shelling the Syrian Kurds, the press service of the White House …