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Wiki Secret: U.S. Distrusts Turkey's PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Secret Cables Reveal That Erdogan Government Is Seen As Corrupt and Incompetent
American, 19, Among Gaza Flotilla Dead
A U.S. citizen who lived in Turkey is among the nine people killed when Israeli commandos stormed a Turkish aid ship heading for the Gaza Strip , officials said today. The victim was identified as Furkan Dogan, 19, a Turkish-American. A forensic report said he was shot at close range, with four
Once Again, President Obama Breaks Promise to Call Armenian Genocide 'Genocide'
President Obama today again broke his promise to use the word “genocide” when describing the systematic slaughter of 1.5 million Armenians at the beginning of the last century. “I have consistently stated my own view of what occurred in 1915,...
White House Rebuffed In Effort to Kill Vote on House Bill Recognizing Armenian Genocide By Turks
The Obama administration asked the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee to cancel a vote scheduled for today on a bill recognizing the Armenian genocide.
Despite Campaign Pledge, President Obama Refuses to Use Word 'Genocide' When Describing Slaughter of Armenians
Despite a campaign promise that he would boldly use the word "genocide" as president when describing the Ottoman Empire's slaughter of up to 1.5 million Armenians in the early part of the last century, President Obama deliberately avoided use of...
In Istanbul, Rasmussen Does Not Apologize for Mohammed Cartoon Controversy
ISTANBUL -- Despite reports in Turkish media that made their way to Europe suggesting that new NATO Secretary General and Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen would apologize for his freedom of speech stance during the 2006 controversy surrounding the...
Candidate Obama, President Obama, and the Armenian Genocide
Armenian American activists today said that President Obama’s refusal to pushing Turkey to recognize its genocide against Armenians -- or to even used the "g" word -- fell “far short of the clear promise he made as a candidate that...
Obama in Turkey Says U.S. Not at War with Islam
President Calls for Partnership With Muslim World Beyond Opposition to Al Qaeda
President Obama Greets the Muslim World
ABC News' Jake Tapper and Sunlen Miller report: ANKARA, TURKEY -- "I've been asked: 'Are you trying to make a statement by ending this week long trip in Turkey?'" President Obama said just now at a joint press conference with...
President Obama Exercises Diplomacy, Helps Avert Mess (Again)
On the heels of his negotiations at the G-20 economic summit - where he negotiated a way out of a potential logjam spurred by a heated debate between France and China over tax havens - President Obama exercised his negotiating...