Erdogan thanks Orban for ‘support at the international stage’

By |oktober 15th, 2019|ethnic cleansing, Hungary, Kurds, News, pan-Turkism, populism, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Syrian war, Viktor Orbán|

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met in Baku on Tuesday (15 October), on the fringes of the Turkic Council, a group of countries speaking the same family of languages, which Hungary wants to join.

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Russia-backed Syrian army sweeps in to fill US-left vacuum

By |oktober 15th, 2019|Bashar al-Assad, Donald Trump, ethnic cleansing, Kurds, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Russia, Syria, Syrian war, Turkey, US sanctions|

Russia-backed Syrian forces took rapid advantage of an abrupt US retreat from Syria on Monday (14 October), deploying deep inside Kurdish-held territory south of the Turkish frontier less than 24 hours after Washington announced a full withdrawal.

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Macron, Merkel call for end to Turkish invasion in Syria

By |oktober 14th, 2019|Angela Merkel, Brexit, Donald Tusk, Emmanuel Macron, ethnic cleansing, EU summit, foreign fighters, Kurds, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Sanctions, Sylvie Goulard, Syrian war, Turkey|

The leaders of France and Germany called Sunday (13 October) for an end to Turkey's offensive against Kurds in northern Syria, warning of dire humanitarian consequences and a boost for the Islamic State group.

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EU concerned at migrant wave triggered by Turkey’s planned Syria invasion

By |oktober 9th, 2019|Bulgaria, Cyprus, ethnic cleansing, Greece, Kurds, News, refugee crisis, Syria war, Turkey|

Germany warned on Tuesday (8 October) of a repeat of the chaotic influx of migrants that caught the European Union unprepared in 2015, while Greece, Bulgaria and Cyprus sounded the alarm over a resurgence of arrivals from neighbouring Turkey.

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Turkey moves to ‘clean’ northeastern Syria from Kurds, plans to re-settle 2 million refugees

By |oktober 7th, 2019|Donald Trump, ethnic cleansing, Kurds, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Syrian war, Turkey, United States, YPG|

Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan and US President Donald Trump discussed Turkey's plans to establish a "safe zone" east of the Euphrates River in Syria in a phone call on Sunday (6 October), but the White House said US forces would not be involved.

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Nine UN Security Council members ask to discuss Myanmar inquiry

By |oktober 17th, 2018|Bangladesh, ethnic cleansing, genocide, human rights, Myanmar, News, Rohingya, United Nations|

The chair of a United Nations inquiry that accused Myanmar's military of genocide is likely to brief the Security Council this month after Britain, France, the United States and six other members requested the meeting, diplomats said on Tuesday (16 Oct...

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Salvini wants census of Roma communities to expel non-Italians

By |junij 19th, 2018|ethnic cleansing, fascism, Italian elections 2018, Italy, Lega Nord, Matteo Salvini, News, Roms|

Italy's new government plans to carry out a census of the Roma community with an eye to kicking out anyone staying in the country illegally, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said yesterday (18 June).

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Official: EU will not fund Turkish plan to settle refugees in Afrin

By |april 20th, 2018|Afrin, ethnic cleansing, EU-Turkey deal, EU-Turkey relations, Federica Mogherini, Kurds, News, Olive Branch, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Syrian war|

Following indications that Turkey would like to bring Syrian refugees to the area of Afrin, which it has controlled since the ‘Olive Branch’ incursion into northern Syria earlier this year, the EU made clear on Friday (20 April) that it would not be part of the game.

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Turkish ambassador: EU should cooperate in bringing Syrian refugees to Afrin

By |april 20th, 2018|Afrin, Al Qaeda, Cyprus, Daesh, ethnic cleansing, EU-Turkey, EU-Turkey summit, European Parliament, Gas, Gulenists, ISIS, Kurds, Nato, News, Northern Cyprus, Olive Branch, Syrian war, terrorism, UDSA, Varna summit|

At the Varna summit, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan told his interlocutors that the EU should cooperate in Syria in terms of helping Syrian refugees to go back to their homes, Turkish ambassador to the EU Faruk Kaymakcı told EURACTIV in an exclusive interview.

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Nagorno-Karabakh: 30 years on, time for the EU to raise its game

By |februar 20th, 2018|Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict, ethnic cleansing, Nagorno-Karabakh, News, OSCE Minsk group|

Thirty years after the Karabakh conflict, it is time for the EU to turn its attention back to Nagorno-Karabakh and do better in acknowledging the territory, writes Diogo Pinto.

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