ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan thwarts NATO alliances, Biden feckless to stop him

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan bolstered his image as a petty little tyrant Thursday by declaring that he will reject Finland and Sweden’s applications to join NATO, hindering the West’s efforts to stand up against Vladimir Putin’s aggression. Worse, the Turkish threat inspired tiny Croatia to also declare opposition, though that’s likely just an effort to win some sort of bribe from other members. In the wake of Russia’s war on Ukraine, the Swedes and Finns both abandoned their decades-long policies against entangling alliances, military or political. It was a recognition that the world has changed: It’s no longer possible to...
FOREIGN POLICY
Picture for Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan thwarts NATO alliances, Biden feckless to stop him
RELATED PEOPLE
Gephardt Daily

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, wife test positive for COVID-19

Feb. 5 (UPI) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Saturday that he and his wife, Emine Erdogan, have tested positive for the Omicron variant of COVID-19. “Today, the result of our COVID-19 test, which I had with my wife after mild symptoms, was positive,” Recep Tayyip Erdogan, 67, tweeted. “Thankfully, we have a mild illness, which we learned to be an Omicron variant. We are on our mission. We will continue our work at home. We look forward to your prayers.”
WORLD
RELATED PUBLISHERS
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE