Turkey Must Act to Save Economy

Turkey Must Act to Save Economy

Turkey’s economic growth slowed to 0.9 percent in the second quarter, official statistics showed on Monday, with further declines expected as the impact of the tumble in the value of the lira begins to show up in the data. The second quarter performance was down considerably from the 1.5 percent seasonally-adjusted quarter-on-quarter growth registered in […]

Turkey Faces More Sanctions, Currency Dives

Turkey Faces More Sanctions, Currency Dives

Turkey Faces More Sanctions, Currency Dives $USDTRY: -1.93% to 5.837 Lira slides from session high after US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Turkish officials will face new sanctions if the country does not release Pastor Andrew Brunson in short order US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said additional U.S. sanctions are ready if Turkey refuses to […]

Turkey’s Problems with the US will be Resolved

Turkey’s Problems with the US will be Resolved

Turkey’s Problems with the US will be Resolved Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan’s spokesman said Wednesday he expected problems with the United States, which helped drive the lira to record lows, to be resolved but Washington must stop trying to influence Turkey’s judiciary in a reference to the detention of Pastor Brunson for spying. Ibrahim Kalin […]

US Bank Shares Off on Fears of Turkey’s Lira Dive

US Bank Shares Off on Fears of Turkey’s Lira Dive

US Bank Shares Off on Fears of Turkey’s Lira Dive $GS, $BAC, $BK Monday, US bank shares fell for a 3rd straight session running as investor appetite for risk weakened on worries that a currency crisis in Turkey would spread to other countries. The Turkish Lira has collapsed on concerns about President Tayyip Erdogan’s increasing […]

As Turkey’s Economy and Lira Dive, Erdogan ‘Pleads’ for Relief

As Turkey’s Economy and Lira Dive, Erdogan ‘Pleads’ for Relief

As Turkey’s Economy and Lira Dive, Erdogan ‘Pleads’ for Relief Saturday, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said it was wrong of the United States to try to bring Turkey into line with threats, a day after President Donald Trump 2X’d tariffs on Turkish metal imports as the row esclated. The 2 governments have been at odds […]

US Vs Turkey is the Hot Battle

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on the country’s citizens to sell foreign currencies to support the lira which has seen a record plunge against the US dollar amid a diplomatic conflict with Washington. “Change the euros, the dollars and the gold that you are keeping beneath your pillows into lira at our banks. […]

Turkey Freezes US Assets

Turkey Freezes US Assets

The Turkish president has ordered a freeze on assets of the US Secretaries of Justice and Interior in a tit-for-tat response to sanctions Washington imposed on Ankara. Turkey’s patience is now over, he said. Turkey will freeze assets of the Secretaries of Justice (DoJ) and the Interior, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday. The […]

Turkey and US Hold Talks on Coming Iran Sanctions

Turkey and US Hold Talks on Coming Iran Sanctions

Turkey and US Hold Talks on Coming Iran Sanctions $OIL, $GLD US and Turkish officials met Friday to discuss impending American sanctions on Iran. US Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing Marshall Billingslea, met with Turkish treasury and foreign ministry officials, said his talks in Ankara were very “positive” and that there was “no hostility” on […]

The Trump Impact: NATO Allies are Hiking Defense Spending

The Trump Impact: NATO Allies are Hiking Defense Spending

The Trump Impact: NATO Allies are Hiking Defense Spending Sunday, US NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison praised President Donald Trump for “making an impact,” and is the 1st in 3 administrations to get allies to hike their defense spending. In an interview Sunday, Amb. Hutchinson remarked “I’ve worked for 3 presidents, all of whom have […]

Turkish Economy May Collapse

Turkish Economy May Collapse

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday declared that interest rates were the “mother and father of all evil”, a controversial comment that prompted a sharp loss in value of the Turkish lira and has raised questions about the future of the Turkish Economy. Erdogan, who is campaigning for snap parliamentary and presidential elections on June […]

World War 3: Turkey to Invade Syria Extend the Ottoman Caliphate

World War 3: Turkey to Invade Syria Extend the Ottoman Caliphate

World War 3: Turkey to Invade Syria Extend the Ottoman Caliphate Turkey moves to extend the Ottoman Caliphate and continue it’s genocide of the Kurd’s. Turkish troops will encircle the Kurdish-held Syrian city of Afrin “in the coming days,” effectively starting its siege, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told ruling party MPs, local media reported. Speaking […]

Turkey Uses Chemical Weapons on Kurds, World Silent

Turkey Uses Chemical Weapons on Kurds, World Silent

Turkey Uses Chemical Weapons on Kurds, World Silent Turkish forces engaged in Operation Olive Branch against Kurdish militias in the northwest of Syria have used gas, Syrian state media SANA reports. At least six civilians have been hospitalized. Local journalist Mohammed Hassan tweeted pictures of patients, who were purported to be victims of the attack, […]

Thanksgiving: Enjoying a Heritage Turkey

Thanksgiving: Enjoying a Heritage Turkey

Thanksgiving: Enjoying a Heritage Turkey Thursday, American families will dine on about 45-M turkeys, a small number of us with tastes for Real Fool will share a rare heritage turkey. Note: Non-heritage breeds reproduce only through artificial insemination. For Broad Breasted Whites, natural reproduction is physically impossible because the male’s large breasts prevent it from mounting […]

Turkey to Create a New Generation of Terrorists

Turkey to Create a New Generation of Terrorists “Jihad is an element in our religion; it is in our religion…the duty of the Education Ministry is to teach every concept deservedly, in a correct way. It is also our job to correct things that are wrongly perceived, seen or taught,” Education Minister Ismet Yilmaz said […]

Turkey Trying to Ignite World War 3 in Gulf

Turkey Trying to Ignite World War 3 in Gulf

Turkey Trying to Ignite World War 3 in Gulf While the Arab quartet continues to pressure Qatar, its ally in the conflict, Turkey, remains firm in its support of the besieged kingdom. Ankara said it will continue to build up its military presence in Qatar despite the demand that Doha cease such cooperation. “Turkish troops […]

Turkey Rebuilds Islamic Caliphate

Turkey has dismissed almost 7,400 civil servants for alleged links to terror groups in a government decree, the latest in a wave of dismissals since authorities quashed a coup attempt last summer. Teachers, academics, military and police officers were sacked late Friday, including former Istanbul governor Huseyin Avni Mutlu who was jailed last August for […]

Turkey Faces Growing Opposition

Turkey Faces Growing Opposition

Turkey’s main opposition party leader has concluded his weeks-long “March for Justice” from Ankara to Istanbul with a huge rally, reportedly attended by hundreds of thousands protesting against the government’s crackdown on dissent. The US Secretary of State has lauded the courage of the Turkish people who defended their country and democracy during last year’s […]

Turkey will Attack US Troops to Defend ISIS

Turkey will Attack US Troops to Defend ISIS

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Tuesday Ankara will retaliate immediately if the operation by US-backed forces to capture Raqqa, Islamic State’s de facto capital in Syria, presents a threat to Turkey. Speaking to deputies from the ruling AK Party after the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said they had launched their battle for Raqqa, Yildirim […]

World War 3: Erdogan Issues Warning to Trump

World War 3: Erdogan Issues Warning to Trump

World War 3: Erdogan Issues Warning to Trump Erdogan has started a dangerous game that may see form the base of a new threat to world peace, since seizing control of the country and starting to rebuild the Ottoman Caliphate Erdogan has been showing his true colours. He has already started to implement ISIS like […]

Turkey Wants Muslims to Invade Jerusalem

Turkey Wants Muslims to Invade Jerusalem

Turkey Wants Muslims to Invade Jerusalem The Turkish Dictator Erdogan has been inciting racial hatred in the Israel/Palestine conflict, describing Israel’s treatment of Palestinians as “racist” and “discriminatory,” as he urged Muslims to visit Jerusalem “more often” to support the Palestinian struggle for an independent state, he stopped short of calling for attacks in the […]

Turkey Will be the Next Syria

Turkey Will be the Next Syria

Turkey Will be the Next Syria Erdoğan has seized total control of Turkey is converting it in to an Islamic Fundamentalist nation. Erdoğan has started the ISIS style process of repression of all things he views as un-Islamic. Turkey has banned popular matchmaking shows, “In radio and television broadcasting services, such programs in which people […]

Turkey: The Return of the Ottoman Caliphate

Turkey: The Return of the Ottoman Caliphate The Turkish referendum proposes an 18-article amendment to the Turkish Constitution, long sought by the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) and its founder, Erdogan. If the amendments are approved, the Office of the Prime Minister will be abolished and changes to the Supreme Board of Judges […]

The “Trump Approach” Taking Hold Worldwide

The “Trump Approach” Taking Hold Worldwide

The “Trump Approach” Taking Hold Worldwide Though it is hard to believe some days, the political atmosphere in Washington is slowly settling down. The Democrats drone tiresomely on, battering the piñata that there is no evidence that President Obama tapped candidate Trump’s telephones, and the Republicans, as if trying to extract a shark’s teeth, require […]

Tri-lateral Pact Leads War to Eradicate ISIS in Syria and Iraq

Tri-lateral Pact Leads War to Eradicate ISIS in Syria and Iraq

Tri-lateral Pact Leads War to Eradicate ISIS in Syria and Iraq The NBC report that Russian President Vladimir Putin may be considering making President Donald Trump the “gift” of turning over former NSA analyst Edward Snowden is part of a much broader scheme that is already sending tremors through the Middle East. Snowden won asylum […]

US President Donald Trump’s Immigration Halt Hailed in Middle East

US President Donald Trump’s Immigration Halt Hailed in Middle East

 US President Donald Trump’s Immigration Halt Hailed in Middle East The US President’s measure has had precisely the result he intended, giving succour to those engaged in an existential war against jihadist elements Critics of President Trump’s temporary travel ban on seven Muslim nations should remember the Chinese proverb, “Kill the chicken and let the […]

Will Turkey become Another Syria

Will Turkey become Another Syria

Will Turkey become Another Syria The attacks in Turkey are now almost common place, and the ISIS attackers are now coming from within the Turkish establishment. Islamic forces are set to re-establish a centuries old battleground of Islam Vs Europe in Turkey. The Islamic State international terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the New Year’s […]

ISIS Attack New Years Eve in Turkey

At least 35 killed, 40 injured as shooters dressed as Santas attack nightclub in Istanbul Gunmen dressed as Santas have attacked a night club in Istanbul, reportedly injuring scores of people and killing at least two, Turkish channel NTV reports. Footage shows armored police vehicles surrounding the building as ambulances are rushed to the scene. […]

Happy Thanksgiving, Turkey Prices are Down

Happy Thanksgiving, Turkey Prices are Down

Happy Thanksgiving, Turkey Prices are Down After suffering from an outbreak of bird flu in Y 2015, American turkey producers have come back strong. Low feed costs are helping US output to climb 7% this year to a record 6.02-B lbs, government data show. Rising supplies mean that wholesale frozen birds are about 11% less than […]

ISIS Oil King Pin Erdogan Paid Off Hillary Clinton

ISIS Oil King Pin Erdogan Paid Off Hillary Clinton

ISIS Oil King Pin Erdogan Paid Off Hillary Clinton In August 2015, Podesta forwards an email to finance director Dennis Cheng from Michael Werz from the Center for American Progress. Werz alerts them of Turkish fundraisers donating to the campaign on behalf of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. “Seems Erdogan faction is making substantial investments […]

Erdogan Takes Turkey to Islamic Fundamentalism

Erdogan Takes Turkey to Islamic Fundamentalism USA should be focused on regime change in Turkey instead of supporting the nation. Erdogan has supported the work of ISIS and conducted genocide against the Kurdish people. Guenther Oettinger, the European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, in his Tuesday interview to the Bild newspaper said that Turkey’s […]

Muslim Cleric Fethullah Gulen Accused of “ordering the July 15 coup”

Muslim Cleric Fethullah Gulen Accused of “ordering the July 15 coup”

Muslim Cleric Fethullah Gulen Accused of “ordering the July 15 coup” Thursday, Turkey issued a formal arrest warrant for US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen after the 15 July military coup attempt aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan failed. An Istanbul Court issued the warrant, the 1st after the failed putsch for the reclusive cleric in […]

Stocks Markets “Brush Off” Geo-Turmoil

Stocks Markets “Brush Off” Geo-Turmoil

Stocks Markets “Brush Off” Geo-Turmoil $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX European stocks pared losses and US futures rebounded after a terror attack in France killed dozens of people, and the bloody military coup in Turkey the latest display of market resilience in keeping with recent history. Over the past 15 years, financial-market reactions to terror have […]

Military Coup in Turkey

Turkey’s government appears to have been overthrown in a coup, as the military claimed taking control over the country. Tanks have been posted outside Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport, while armored vehicles were photographed outside TRT offices. All flights from Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport have been canceled, Reuters reported citing a witness. The Turkish military announced […]

Security ‘Beefed Up’ at America’s Major Airports

Security ‘Beefed Up’ at America’s Major Airports

Security ‘Beefed Up’ at America’s Major Airports Major airports in the US, like those in Atlanta, Chicago, New York/New Jersey and Los Angeles have stepping up security in the wake of the radical Islamic terrorist attack at Istanbul Turkey’s Ataturk Airport US airline passengers will see an increased police presence maintaining vigilance and will elevate and adjust […]