Stoltenberg Brushes Off Greece-Turkey Tensions: "Not An Issue For NATO"

In the last two months, tensions between two NATO member states have escalated dramatically - Turkey has threatened to invade Greek islands, Greece has responded, and Greeks now see.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2018

A rare military crisis is brewing between Greece and Turkey as the NATO allies inch towards war

Reuters Greece and Turkey have long had a contentious relationship, but recent events have led some analysts to believe that the two NATO allied may be inching closer to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2018

Tillerson meets Turkey"s Erdogan amid soaring tensions between the 2 NATO allies on opposite sides of Syria fight

Kayhan Ozer/Presidential Palace/Handout via REUTERS Secretary of State Rex Tillerson talked to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan amid high tensions between the two NA.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 16th, 2018

Mattis Calls on Turkey to Focus on ISIS Fight Amid Tensions With U.S.

The U.S. has urged Turkey to focus on the fight against Islamic State, an implicit criticism of Ankara’s Syria strategy as tensions run high between the NATO allies......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 15th, 2018

Greece, Turkey try to calm tensions after Aegean Sea crash

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has issued a warning to Greece, Cyprus and international companies exploring for gas in the Mediterranean not to "step out of line" and encroach on Turkey's rights......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2018

U.S. Border Plan in Syria Fuels Tensions With Turkey

A U.S. plan to turn its Syrian Kurdish allies into a professional border force is stoking new tensions with NATO ally Turkey, which threatened Wednesday to launch an attack on Kurdish areas of northern Syria......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 17th, 2018

Greece Hit By Sudden Surge In Refugees - Did Erdogan Break EU-Turkey Immigration Deal?

As tensions soar between Ankara and Berlin, following Germany's angry.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 24th, 2017

Who Does Alexander the Great Belong To? How a Fight Over His Legacy Could Change the Future of a European Region

A decades-long dispute between Greece and its tiny neighbor to the north has stalled that neighboring country’s ability to join the European Union and NATO......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 19th, 2018

A "secret war" between Turkey and Greece just turned deadly after a long history of dogfights over the Aegean Sea

Wikimedia Commons A Greek fighter jet crashed and the p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 14th, 2018

Majority Of Greeks Consider "Turkey" As Greatest Threat

The majority of Greeks consider “Turkey” as the biggest threat for Greece, a public opinion poll found out. .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 13th, 2018

U.S. Works to Ease Tensions With Turkey to Secure Pastor"s Release

The Trump administration is stepping up efforts to secure the release of an American pastor held for more than a year in Turkey on terrorism charges his lawyers say are politically motivated......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 4th, 2018

France Risks War With Fellow NATO Member Turkey In Effort To Prop Up Syrian Rebels

Authored by Darius Shahtahmasebi via, U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent surprise announcement that he plans to withdraw the United States .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 3rd, 2018

Turkey Breaks With NATO, Refuses To Expel Russians

Authored by Jim Carey via, Following the alleged March 4th alleged Russian poisoning of Sergei Skripal, an .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 30th, 2018

Russian Threat Becoming "More Unpredictable and More Aggressive," Military Leader Warns

“We are always ready to respond when an ally is attacked militarily. We want credible deterrence," NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 18th, 2018

NATO"s Stoltenberg Slams "Reckless" Russia"s Attack, But "Don"t Want A New Cold War"

Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters on Thursday that it is important to respond to the nerve-agent attack, blamed on Russia, "in a measured way." Stoltenberg said the “serious attack” involving the use of a weapons-grade ne.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 15th, 2018

What Is the S-400? The Russian Anti-Aircraft Weapon Dividing NATO

The U.S. has threatened to impose sanctions on Turkey in a bid to stop it buying the S-400 from Russia......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 12th, 2018

"Ball Of Fire" - Private Jet Crashes In Iran En Route From UAE To Turkey

Amid all the tensions across the middle-east, reports from Iranian state TV that a Turkish-owned private jet has crashed in I.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 11th, 2018

What"s Happening in Syria? Everything You Need to Know About Proxy War Between U.S., Russia, Iran and Turkey

The shifting dynamics of Syria's seven-year war have pitted the U.S. against NATO ally Turkey as well as Russia and Iran......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 3rd, 2018

Why Turkey Wants To Invade The Greek Islands

Authored by Uzuy Bulut via The Gatestone Institute, There is one issue on which Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and its main opposition, the Republican People's Party (CHP), are in complete agreemen.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 1st, 2018

Phunware plans to go public with $301M value, issue cryptocurrency

Austin’s Phunware Inc., one of the city’s fastest-growing tech startups, is about to jump to the public markets. The software maker plans to merge with Stellar Acquisition III Inc., based in Athens, Greece, and become a public company, according to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2018

Turkish Warships Threaten To Sink Italian Drillship In Cypriot Waters

Amid escalating tensions between Cyprus and Turkey in the Mediterranean Sea, the two countries appear headed towards an inevitable resou.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 23rd, 2018