Trump orders Turkey to halt military offensive in Syria

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order that empowers his administration to slap sanctions on Turkey for its military offensive in northern Syria. The administration put the Turkish Defense, Energy and Interior Ministers on the sanction list soon after the order was given to the state and treasury departments. Continue Reading

UN asks turkey to return to diplomacy

France, Germany, Britain, Belgium and Poland were forced to deliver their statement alone, while the United States issued a separate statement asserting that it did not endorse the Turkish operation. According to diplomats, Russia was the biggest obstacle to a united front from the whole Security Council Continue Reading