Middle Eastern allies Egypt and Saudi Arabia are set to face each other at next year's football World Cup after being drawn in Group A – the same as host nation Russia. Tunisia are set to play England in their opening game, as well as facing off against Belgium and Panama in Group G.
It's the first time Erdogan has been named in the closely-watched US criminal case over Iran's violations of international sanctions and movement of billions of dollars.The case's central figure, Reza Zarrab, an Iranian-Turkish gold trader, was arrested in Miami last year and has since been the case's top named defendant. There are eight other
This deterioration of relations between the United States and Turkey should come as no great surprise. It follows a decline in friendliness that has gradually worsened over the last few years on a number of issues.Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's requests for the US military to end its cooperation with the Kurdistan Workers' Party-affiliated Syrian
Michael Flynn was US President Donald Trump's National Security Advisor (Reuters) Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn’s guilty plea centred on the Trump transition team’s interference in a proposed UN Security Council resolution presented by Egypt that condemned Israeli settlements, according to court documents released on Friday. The court documents show
Turkey's main financial district, behind a residential neighborhood in Istanbul, 30 November (Reuters) A bad economic situation is quickly deteriorating for Turkey. Already the country is suffering from high inflation, large trade deficits, and a plummeting currency. But now a US sanctions-busting trial has cast a spotlight on the alleged corruption and malfeasance
US President Donald Trump and Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shake hands after delivering statements in Jerusalem in May (AFP) President Donald Trump may announce next week that the United States will recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a senior administration official said on Friday, a move that would upend decades of American policy and