Turkey and the US

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U.S. House backs measure to impose sanctions on Turkey

The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly for a resolution calling on President Donald Trump to impose sanctions and other restrictions on Turkey and Turkish officials over its offensive in northern Syria. …

Trump: Erdogan does the right thing for Turkey

U.S. President Donald Trump said he may meet with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the very near future. Speaking at the White House, Trump called Erdogan a man, who loves his country …

Turkey to resume Peace Spring operation if US missteps

Today, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said that Peace Spring military operation against Kurdish forces in Syria will be resumed if the US violates the agreement. “Currently, we have suspended the operation for five days. …

UN comments on Turkey pause in Syria assault

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed "any efforts" to de-escalate the situation in northern Syria and protect civilians, U.N. spokesman Farhan Haq said in a statement after Turkey …

Çavuşoğlu meets Trump's Security Adviser

Turkey's foreign minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu met with members of a delegation led by the U.S. national security adviser Robert O'Brien in Ankara today. Çavuşoğlu met at the …

Turkey not going to close Incirlik Air Base for U.S

Turkish Presidential Spokesman Ibrahim Kalın said that Ankara has no plans to close the Incirlik Air Base for the U.S. Air Force. "The status of Incirlik Air Base in Turkey will not change," Daily Sabah cited …

U.S. imposes sanctions on Turkey

U.S. President Donald Trump has signed an executive order authorizing sanctions on Turkey over its military operation in northeastern Syria, U.S. secretary of state Michael Pompeo said. The order is …