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Turkey?s Tyrant Eats a White House Turkey

Under the avalanche of endless Trump scandals, a superpower is losing its grip.


Shame on Us for Getting Used to Trump

If the impeachment hearing wasn?t shocking, it?s a sign of how far we?ve fallen.


The Brief and Inspiring Life of James Le Mesurier

The British humanitarian accomplished enormous feats in alleviating the suffering of civilians in Syria.


ISIS Suspect Trapped at Turkish-Greek Border Is to Be Deported to U.S.

Turkey said it had received assurances from Washington that the American would not be refused entry.


Behind the Scenes, Erdogan?s Friendly White House Visit Had Tense Moments

The Turkish leader clashed with a Republican senator and returned President Trump?s pointed letter warning against a military incursion into Syria.


?I?m a Big Fan?: Trump Gives Warm Welcome to Turkey?s Erdogan

President Trump seemed unbothered by Turkey?s recent invasion of Syria, which prompted outrage in Congress and among some in his administration.


Finding Truth Online Is Hard Enough. Censors Make It a Labyrinth.

Under President Erdogan's censorship regime, Turks can easily find everyday information. But they never fully know what they're missing.


U.S. Struggles to Keep Allies in Fight Against ISIS in Syria

Trump praises mission to protect oil fields while top national security aides seek to retain allies in Syria after death of top ISIS leader.


Turkey Detains a Top Journalist Again, Signaling a Continuing Crackdown

Ahmet Altan is one of the most prominent journalists to be detained in the widespread, and heavily criticized, government crackdown that followed a failed 2016 coup.


Erdogan Warns That Turkey Will Keep Deporting ISIS Detainees

The Turkish leader is preparing to travel to Washington to meet with President Trump.