Tag: Turkey

russians-still-hope-hagia-sophia-to-remain-orthodox
05

Aug
2020

Russians still hope Hagia Sophia to remain OrthodoxRussians still hope Hagia Sophia to remain Orthodox

Submitted by Nadia Bazuk… Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on July 10, 2020, repealed a decree, signed by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. An Orthodox Christian cathedral built in 537 by the Byzantine Emperor Justinian I once again has turned into a mosque. This incident provoked favorable reaction comments among Turkish Muslims as well as massive disappointment […]

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how-modern-jihadism-became-co-invented-by-the-us.-and-saudi-governments
29

Jul
2020

How Modern Jihadism Became Co-Invented by the U.S. and Saudi GovernmentsHow Modern Jihadism Became Co-Invented by the U.S. and Saudi Governments

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at Strategic Culture Modern jihadism was co-invented in 1979 by Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan al Saud, and U.S. National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski, working together, and here is the background for it, and the way — and the reasons — that it was done: Back in the later Middle Ages, […]

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pressure-for-sanctions-against-turkey-increases-as-tensions-with-greece-grow
27

Jul
2020

Pressure for sanctions against Turkey increases as tensions with Greece growPressure for sanctions against Turkey increases as tensions with Greece grow

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, independent geopolitical analyst… Divided on how to deal with Turkey, some European leaders are calling for sanctions and others are calling for a reset in Euro-Turkish relations. French President Emmanuel Macron and the German Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of the European People’s Party, Manfred Weber, have been in a hurry in recent […]

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macron-sides-with-greece-&-cyprus,-warns-turkey,-as-russia-moves-into-libya-(video)
26

Jul
2020

Macron sides with Greece & Cyprus, WARNS Turkey, as Russia moves into Libya (Video)Macron sides with Greece & Cyprus, WARNS Turkey, as Russia moves into Libya (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the dangerous situation developing in Libya, and the entire Mediterranean region as France’s Macron is calling for EU sanctions targeting Turkey and Erdogan’s brazen ‘violations’ in Greek waters. Support Free Speech: Subscribe to The Duran on YouTube – Find us on BitChute. The Duran Audio Podcast:Follow on Soundcloud – Subscribe […]

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libya-proxy-war-escalates-as-egypt-prepares-ground-troops.-erdogan-furious-(video)
24

Jul
2020

Libya proxy war escalates as Egypt prepares ground troops. Erdogan furious (Video)Libya proxy war escalates as Egypt prepares ground troops. Erdogan furious (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss Egypt’s Sisi securing parliamentary approval for grounds troop intervention into Libya, as the proxy war between Egypt and Turkey moves towards direct conflict between the two nations. Support Free Speech: Subscribe to The Duran on YouTube – Find us on BitChute. The Duran Audio Podcast:Follow on Soundcloud – Subscribe on […]

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the-azerbaijan-armenia-conflict
19

Jul
2020

The Azerbaijan-Armenia ConflictThe Azerbaijan-Armenia Conflict

Submitted by George Callaghan… In the middle of July sporadic fire across the ceasefire line between Azerbaijan and Armenia grew into heavy fighting. The two Caucasian countries are scrapping over Nagorno Karabakh. This region is almost exclusively ethnically Armenian but legally pertains to Azerbaijan. The present exchange of fire is not in Nagorno Karabakh. At […]

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how-nato-member-turkey-reverted-back-to-being-an-islamic-dictatorship
18

Jul
2020

How NATO-Member Turkey Reverted Back to Being an Islamic DictatorshipHow NATO-Member Turkey Reverted Back to Being an Islamic Dictatorship

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at Strategic Culture The gradual process of Turkey’s becoming an Islamic sharia-law country, again, is no longer so gradual. It has taken a sudden and sharp rightward turn, into Islamic-nationhood. Turkey’s Hagia Sophia, which had been “the world’s largest cathedral for nearly a thousand years, until Seville Cathedral was completed in 1520,” has […]

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18

Jul
2020

Egyptian intervention may worsen Libyan civil war situationEgyptian intervention may worsen Libyan civil war situation

Submitted by infoBrics, authored by Lucas Leiroz, research fellow in international law at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro… Libya’s situation is worsening day after day. Since the fall of Muammar al-Gaddafi in 2011, the country has been immersed in a deep political, economic and social crisis, with its National State liquidated in a civil […]

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