“There are two overriding problems for every prisoner,” writes Enis Berberoğlu in his recently published book “Notes Written While You March and I’m In Jail.” The first one, Berberoğlu says, is “surviving in jail.” The second is “trying finding ways to get out” (of course through legal means, he adds).
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is furious about U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and to relocate the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem is likely to set the Middle East ablaze again.
U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) Commander Gen. Joseph Votel and Commander of U.S. Forces in Europe Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti were due in Ankara on Dec. 11, as this piece was being written, for talks with Turkish Chief of General Staff Gen. Hulusi Akar.
Last week the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD) warned Ankara about certain negative developments currently taking place. Its criticism also touched on the effects of recent economic and political mistakes.
On Dec. 8, during our evening news broadcast, Kanal D showed footage of two different gatherings.