The U.S. could soon lift a ban on laptops in cabins on flights from Istanbul, Turkish Transport, Maritime and Communication Minister Ahmet Arslan said Sunday.
If Trump wants to put Turkish-U.S. relations back on track, he must stop carrying out Obama's YPG policy
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan called U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday and discussed the latest situation and presence of PKK-linked People Protection Units' (YPG) in northern Syria's Afrin province.
Organic Turkish food products drew significant interest at the 63rd Summer Fancy Food Show, which took place in New York City on June 25-27. Turkey was featured as a partner country at the show, which is known to be the largest specialty food industry trade event in North America.
The U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis told his Turkish counterpart Fikri Işık in a meeting in Brussels on Wednesday that their support for and cooperation with the PKK's Syrian affiliate the People's Protection Units (YPG) militia was out of necessity and only temporary.
Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Işık will meet his U.S. counterpart Jim Mattis on Wednesday in Brussels as the tension between the two countries once again rose after the U.S. reaffirmed its support to the PKK's Syrian offshoot the armed People's Protection Units (YPG).
Inconsistent statements from the U.S. on retriving the weapons it is providing the YPG after operations end shows that the Obama administration's policies still dominate Washington, which could further strain U.S.-Turkish ties
Although the U.S. makes promises to Turkey regarding its security against terrorist organizations, the Turkish public has been further losing confidence in the country since the last year's July 15 coup attempt