Turkish opposition parties join ranks to oust Erdogan: Report

Opposition parties in Turkey are joining forces to replace President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and force snap elections next year, The New York Times reported Saturday. “The leaders of six opposition parties appear to have agreed to make the next election a sort of referendum on the presidential system that Erdogan introduced four years ago and … Read more

German lawmaker demands sanctions against Turkey and confronts Erdogan’s ‘authoritarianism’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s “authoritarianism” must be addressed and Ankara must be sanctioned, German lawmaker Claudia Roth said on Saturday in response to the Turkish leader who ordered the expulsion of 10 Western ambassadors over human rights comments. Erdogan ordered the State Department to expel ambassadors from the US, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, the … Read more

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan orders the expulsion of envoys from the US, Germany and 8 other countries

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the envoys of “indecency”. (File) Ankara: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told his foreign minister on Saturday to expel ambassadors from 10 countries, including Germany and the United States, who called for the release of an imprisoned civil society leader. The envoys issued a highly unusual joint statement … Read more

EU: Turkey expels 10 ambassadors not intimidating, sign of authoritarian drift

European Parliament President David Sassoli said on Saturday that Turkey’s expulsion of US ambassadors and nine other Western countries for demanding the release of philanthropist Osman Kavala is a sign of an “authoritarian drift”. “The expulsion of ten ambassadors is a sign of the authoritarian drift of the Turkish government. We will not be intimidated,” … Read more

Turkey’s Erdogan orders expulsion of 10 Western ambassadors | News

Envoys from the US, Germany, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway and Sweden called for the release of businessman and philanthropist Osman Kavala. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has decided to expel ambassadors from 10 Western countries who called for the release of an imprisoned civil society leader. “I have instructed our … Read more

Turkey’s Erdogan orders expulsion of envoys from 10 countries, including US, Germany

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told his foreign minister on Saturday to expel ambassadors from 10 countries, including Germany and the United States, who called for the release of an imprisoned civil society leader. “I have instructed our foreign minister to declare these 10 ambassadors as persona non grata as soon as possible,” he said, … Read more

Exercise, Results, US Grand Prix, Max Verstappen vs Lewis Hamilton, Middle Finger, Video, Daniel Ricciardo, How To Watch

Exercise, Results, US Grand Prix, Max Verstappen vs Lewis Hamilton, Middle Finger, Video, Daniel Ricciardo, How To Watch

Road rage bubbled up as track temperatures rose in Saturday morning’s second practice session for the United States Grand Prix, when Max Verstappen called title rival Lewis Hamilton a “stupid idiot”. World champion Hamilton angered Verstappen by pushing along the inside of the Red Bull as the Dutchman set a flying lap in line. Verstappen … Read more

Pain at the pump: Turks brace for double-digit gas as lira tanks | Oil and gas news

The lira fell 1.5 percent on Friday to a record low of 9.6625 per dollar. Through Ercan Ersoy and Taylan BilgicBloomberg Published on Oct 22, 2021 Rising energy prices and a collapse of the lira combine to create unexpected headaches for Turkish gas stations: how to get double-digit price quotes at the pump? The prospect … Read more

NBA News 2021: Boston Celtics China TV Ban Over Enes Kanter Twitter Post

NBA News 2021: Boston Celtics China TV Ban Over Enes Kanter Twitter Post

An NBA team has been wiped out without explanation in China after just one “ridiculous” tweet that prompted a quick response. China has swept the Celtics off its TV service without explanation after a scathing tweet from Boston player Enes Kanter. Kanter on Thursday called Chinese President Xi Jinping a “cruel dictator” and stated that … Read more

FATF places Turkey under money laundering surveillance

The global money laundering watchdog FATF placed Turkey under surveillance on Thursday over deficiencies in its fight against money laundering and terrorist financing. “Serious problems remain” in Turkey’s control of financial operations, FATF head Marcus Pleyer said at a news conference. For the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or via the app. … Read more